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Volvo Looks to the Electric Future at bauma 2019

Visitors to this year’s bauma 2019 exhibition in Munich, Germany, will be given a glimpse into the technological future as Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) looks at Building Tomorrow,...

Compact and agile Volvo P2820D ABG and P2870D ABG pavers run rings around competition

Made for the city, the P2820D ABG and P2870D ABG are the most compact pavers in the Volvo line-up. The perfect partners for small-to-medium paving applications, they offer low operating...

Stage V: Optimized for Tomorrow

Volvo Construction Equipment introduces Stage V compliant engines at bauma Munich.

Volvo leads the way with new crawler 20-ton excavator

New EC200E, 20-ton crawler excavator from Volvo is purpose-built to meet the needs of the highly demanding medium-duty market.

Volvo's short-swing compact excavator excels in a tight spot

With powerful, fuel-efficient Volvo engine, a perfectly matched hydraulic system and a robust body, the upgraded Volvo ECR88D short swing radius excavator offers remarkable productivity,...

Volvo articulated hauler G-Series: keeping control of operator performance

Volvo Construction Equipment has updated its G-Series articulated hauler range. New features include cruise control, downhill speed control and OptiShift, all reinforcing the G-Series’...

Report unlocks the secrets to greater machine efficiency

The latest addition to Volvo Construction Equipment’s Insight Reports promises customers the understanding to better manage their fleet, and boost site efficiency.

Volvo CE goes electric on smaller machines

In an industry-first move, Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has announced that in 2020 it will start the launch of an electric range of Volvo branded compact wheel loaders and compact...

Volvo CE launches new generation of compact excavators

Volvo Construction Equipment's new E-Series compact excavators are designed to tackle tough jobs in tight corners – while delivering everyday low operating costs.

Top 3 tips for profitable operations

Low cost per tonne is one of customers’ biggest priorities today. The high-quality design of Volvo’s reliable and fuel-efficient machines goes a long way to fulfilling this requirement – but...

New Volvo multi demolition boom delivers faster return on investment

The new Volvo multi demolition boom for EC380E HR high reach excavators enables customers to use heavier tools and work deeper and closer to the machine underground, boosting their...

Volvo CE lowers pipelayer TCO with new kit

Volvo’s new mini pipelayer kit for EC140D, EC140E and ECR145E excavators enables customers to benefit from the safety, accuracy and efficiency of a dedicated pipelayer that can also quickly...

Volvo CE sales up 24% in Q3

Continued momentum in Europe and the Americas, and good-but-slowing growth in China help drive sales in Volvo Construction Equipment’s third quarter of 2018.

Operators Club goes back to its roots for 20th anniversary competition

This year’s Operators Club Final took place in Germany, where the club was originally founded in 1998 – with longstanding members invited to take part in a special ‘best of the best’...

Volvo excavators beat tough terrain to keep power flowing in Georgia

A fleet of Volvo EC210B crawler excavators is helping to erect power line towers in the high-altitude, mountainous terrain of southern Georgia.

Volvo CE Operators Club to celebrate 20th anniversary

2018 marks the 20th anniversary of Volvo Construction Equipment’s world-renowned Operators Club. The milestone will be celebrated at this year’s Operators Club Final, where EMEA’s best...

Volvo no task to hot to handle for Volvo wheel loader

A Volvo L220H wheel loader is beating the heat, handling hot slag at temperatures of up to 1,400ºC in a state-of-the-art steel production facility in Ukraine.

Sales up 32% in strong second quarter at Volvo Construction Equipment

Helping the Volvo Group to its best ever quarter, Volvo CE posted significant improvements in sales, earnings and order intake.

Volvo CE celebrates 60 years of live machinery demonstrations

Industry veteran Volvo Construction Equipment first held live demonstrations for customers in 1958. Today the company takes great pride in its ability to showcase practically the entire...

Volvo's extended enterprise approach to boost machine uptime

Volvo Construction Equipment’s focus on uptime is based on the fact that customers only make money when the machines are running. That’s why Volvo CE is working closely with its dealers to...