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Safety with no compromises

From nuclear facilities to creating habitats for albatrosses, no corners are cut with Northwest Demolition & Dismantling.

The iceman meets the volcano

What happens when some cool customers have to quarry some volcanic basalt? They call in Volvo, of course.

Reaching for higher demolition standards

Looking to raise safety standards in South Korea, demolition firm Sungdo Construction is leading by example, bringing down an unstable, old hospital with its Volvo ultra high-reach...

Volvo milks it in Germany

Volvo CE is helping Fehrbellin-based farmer, Rhinmilch, maintain its position as one of the most powerful dairy producers in the state of Brandenburg, Germany.

Volvo CE: safety is in our DNA

World Safety Day may only happen once a year, but at Volvo Construction Equipment, every day is a reason to work towards making the industry a safer place.

Giving haulers the personal touch

Customized by operators to be a mobile home-away-from-home, is Dutch contractor’s fleet of Volvo articulated haulers – on hand every hour of the day to support the small town of Andelst.

Fit for forestry

Custom-built Volvo excavators are helping drive a vital part of the New Zealand economy.

Down in the dumps!

A fleet of Volvo machines is busy removing an existing waste dump and constructing a new sanitary landfill in Lebanon.

Hands-on demolition

It might seem to many mothers that all 10 year old boys try to wreck their houses, but for Texan Lloyd Nabors he really did – starting a lifelong love of demotion, assisted with his loyal...

Volvo breathes life back into the Chesapeake Bay

Maryland Environmental Service is using a Volvo EC300E amphibious excavator to restore Poplar Island, a once diminishing remote island habitat in the Chesapeake Bay, North America.

Volvo transforms winter slumberland into year-round Icehotel

Sweden’s coolest holiday venue – the Icehotel – is now open 365 days a year thanks to a fleet of Volvo wheel loaders working in sub-zero temperatures.

Do you want ice with that?

Maintaining an ice road on Canada’s Knipple Glacier is the job of First Nations indigenous tribe company Tsetsaut Ventures.

Volvo lights the way in Bulgaria

Volvo-CE equipped Bulgarian subcontractor Globus is removing three million cubic meters of overburden a year at the largest lignite mine in South Eastern Europe.

Volvo builds rock-solid arena for the World Rally Championship

The winter car race, Rally Sweden, partnered with Volvo Construction Equipment dealership Swecon to convert a quarry into the Road to Rock arena for the 2017 World Rally Championship.

US contractor makes right utility connections

Helping make all the right utility connections for New England is the job of Volvo CE-equipped gas and water work specialist, Barber Utilities.

Volvo gives super-fast access to broadband in Sweden

Residents in northern Sweden now have access to fast and reliable internet thanks to Volvo CE-equipped contracting company Aspåsnäsets Gräv AB.

Wheel loaders cultivate friends in Poland

A farmer in Poland has transformed a family business into one of the country’s largest producers of both premium-quality mushrooms and the compost used to grow them.

Site Sim proves a little gem for garnet mine

Keeping the family legacy alive is the job of Volvo CE-equipped Barton International, a garnet mining specialist that relies on Volvo Site Simulation to find the right equipment for the...

Full speed ahead for the Volvo express

About 400 Volvo machines are being used at the South Europe Atlantic high-speed rail (SEA HSR) development in France, that will run for 188 miles from Tours to Bordeaux.

Pipeline quenches Swedish thirst

The latest PL3005D-Series rotating pipelayer from Volvo Construction Equipment is supporting the development of a new 1,200m water pipeline in Stockholm.