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Efficient Load Out: the digital solution which is revolutionizing mass excavation projects

The last 18 months has seen businesses across all sectors embrace the power of technology when it comes to staying connected with customers and colleagues. And for Volvo Construction...

Solid performance in the second quarter for Volvo Construction Equipment

Volvo CE (Volvo Construction Equipment) has seen net sales increase by 13% in Q2, 2021 – owing to higher volumes in Europe, North America and South America.

Volvo L25 Electric forms part of Swedish landscaper’s ambition for a fossil-free workplace

Sweden's first battery-powered wheel loader, the L25 Electric from Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE), is now on site at Solna Trädgårdsanläggning landscaping services to help create...

EC530E and EC550E - the 50-ton excavators with ideas above their size class

All-new machines are also a new size class for Volvo CE, offering a 25% boost in fuel efficiency and a range of advanced features to also deliver a 20% boost in productivity.

Volvo enhances and expands hybrid excavator range

Offering fuel efficiency improvements over conventional machines of 17%, Volvo has launched an all-new powertrain for its revolutionary EC300E Hybrid excavator – and introduced the...

First Volvo CE electric machines give an extra boost to Switzerland’s greenest city

Small but mighty electric compact machines from Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) are being put through their paces by Swiss customers for the first time in one of the most sustainable...

Volvo CE boosts uptime with virtual Real-time Tech Support in the field

To diagnose and resolve potential machine issues even faster than before, Volvo Construction Equipment is enabling dealer field technicians to connect directly to their back office product...

Good performance sees Q1 sales increase 23%

Thanks to a strong recovery in the second half of last year driven by high activity level in the infrastructure segment and improved construction activity, Volvo Construction Equipment...

How and why do companies acquire equipment with operating time?

All over the world, there is a growing demand for machines that have been operated for a certain number of hours: companies are striving to optimize costs for fleet renewal and maintain the...

Straight boom transforms 38-ton EC380E into formidable demolition tool

At 7m (22’12’’) long, the EC380E Straight Boom gives much higher reach, along with superior stability and lifting capabilities, making it particularly suited to demolition applications.

Volvo CE trains technicians in transition to electric machines

The shift to electrification requires more than switching to zero exhaust machines – the whole supply chain needs to be empowered to optimize these gamechanging construction solutions. To...

Upgraded Dig Assist suite of apps sets the grade in excavation precision

The Dig Assist suite of tools from Volvo CE has proven themselves able to deliver excavation accuracy in a fraction of the normal time. Now upgraded to include a host of new features, Dig...

Volvo L25 Electric gives winter the cold shoulder with eco-friendly city cleaning

The first electric compact wheel loader from Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) – the Volvo L25 Electric – has been proving it can weather any storm by helping to keep the icy streets...

Volvo CE to open new test and demo area dedicated to sustainable power, connectivity and autonomous solutions

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) is distinguishing itself in the construction equipment industry by building the world’s first test and demonstration area for electric autonomous...

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...