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Sales up 6% in Volvo Construction Equipment's 4th quarter 2020

Improved activity in most markets saw sales increase by 6% in the fourth quarter 2020, while the order book was up by 31%.

Move more for less with the updated EC250E and EC300E from Volvo

With fuel efficiency improvement of up to 10% – combined with enhanced performance, control and easy servicing – the EC250E & EC300E from Volvo Construction Equipment are the team players...

First customers to order Volvo electric compact machines at Bauma 2019 take delivery

K Baugerød Anlegg and Veidekke of Norway, the first companies to place an order for the new Volvo ECR25 Electric compact excavator and Volvo L25 Electric compact wheel loader from Volvo...

Volvo CE and Volvo Trucks customer deliveries of all-electric products

Launching a new generation of zero exhaust emissions products, leading French contractor Eiffage has taken delivery of an all-electric Volvo FE Electric truck and a Volvo ECR25 Electric...

EC350E launch firmly establishes the 35t excavator segment

All-new excavator extends Volvo CE’s mid-sized range, featuring outstanding versatility, efficiency, and productivity to hit the general-purpose sweet spot.

Pioneering electro-hydraulic solution significantly improving fuel efficiency in construction equipment

Volvo Construction Equipment and Finland’s Norrhydro have developed a digital hydraulic actuator that increases productivity while radically cutting fuel bills and CO2 emissions in...

Striking EWR130E rewrites the rulebook on compact performance

With the shortest swing radius, class leading stability and operator renowned cab, Volvo CE’s EWR130E establishes a new standard in wheeled excavator performance in the 12-13 tonne class.

Volvo articulated haulers: half a century strong

54 years after launching the articulated hauler concept Volvo CE continues to lead the field. Even the co-developed LEGO® Technic™ 6X6 articulated hauler Volvo A60H model is an engineering...

Made in Hameln - 75 years of Quality Construction Machinery

Now celebrating its 75th anniversary, the Volvo CE Works in Hameln combines tradition with progress. The production site for pavers and rollers is synonymous with quality, innovation and the...

Rebound in activity boosts Volvo Construction Equipment in q3

Improved customer sentiment saw order intake up 40% and deliveries of machines up 20% in Volvo Construction Equipment’s (Volvo CE) third quarter 2020, while adjusted sales were up 6%.

Volvo introduces F generation ECR50: outstanding versatility and ease-of-operation

The new ECR50 F generation is the ultimate all-rounder that’s ready to take on any job – anywhere.

Prebooking of Volvo CE’s electric machines widened to include more countries and a new premium warranty offer for customers

Seven additional European nations join the list of countries where Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) customers can prebook one of the new electric compact machines via an online...

Why autonomous transport will happen in quarries and light mining first

Creating solutions capable of maximizing transport efficiency through advanced automation is the goal of an entire industry. For Volvo Autonomous Solutions, it’s likely to happen first in...

Volvo extends material handlers’ range and reach

Aimed at the waste handling segment, Volvo CE launches the all-new EW200E Material Handler. Its bigger brother – the EW240E Materials Handler – is updated with a new longer straight boom.

ECR58 generation F, the industry's most comfortable compact excavator

The new ECR58 F generation compact excavators from Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) provide outstanding levels of operator comfort, unprecedented versatility, and performance.

Volvo CE adopts clean product branding as part of award-winning design philosophy

This simple switch to shorter and less complicated product names represents Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) much wider ambition to look beyond the product to a more holistic site...

Sales slip 14% in second quarter at Volvo Construction Equipment

The global impact of the Covid-19 pandemic weighed on Volvo CE's second quarter results, partially offset by a strong rebound in the key Chinese market.

Volvo CE wins sustainability award from the European Rental Industry

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has scooped the Best Sustainable Rental Project of the Year Award for its Energy management, at the 2020 European Rental Awards.

Volvo Autonomous Hauler wins Red Dot award

The TA15 – part of the TARA autonomous transport solution from Volvo Autonomous Solutions – has won a coveted Red Dot Award for product design – the most globally-recognized mark for...

Ecommerce – the future is electric

Electromobility is proving to be the catalyst for a new online way of selling machines. Mats Bredborg, Director Brand & Marketing Communications at Volvo CE, describes how 'going digital' is...