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Here you find the latest news, customer success stories and articles on solutions and exciting projects from around the world. For further information or images relating to the articles, please get in touch with our press managers.

Finding time to make a difference

The covid-19 pandemic sees no national borders. Luiz Vieira works at Volvo CE in Brazil and quickly decided that he wanted to lend a helping hand to those who needed it – in both Mozambique...

Goseong rises from the ashes

In 2019, the South Korean city Goseong was struck by devastating wildfires. The community recovered — partly with aid from Volvo Construction Equipment excavators and Volvo trucks. “It’s not...

Physical education initiative to boost language learning

In Hameln, Germany, the BuS project offers physical education classes for kindergarten kids in order to help them in their language learning. Volvo CE in Hameln has contributed to the...

Supporting the city most vulnerable citizens

Pat Charron from Volvo CE dealer Great West Equipment is not only an appreciated professional in the construction business, he also helps to fight hunger and homelessness in his region,...

Volvo CE partners with professional futurists and students to present visions of a possible future

Volvo CE has unveiled a new project that furthers its efforts in “Building Tomorrow.” The company has partnered with professional futurists to gather their forecasts for the industries that...

Putting out fires in the United States

Volvo CE employee Rhys Eastham has both rescuing and saving in his blood. Alongside his day job he is working as a volunteer firefighter in Pennsylvania. “In both my roles, it’s about...

A future excavator operator

Rajshekhar is one of many young men that are participating in Volvo CE India’s free training courses in India to become a junior excavator operator. And the job statistics after the course...

Volvo CE dealer team up with customer and village to fight drought in India

Years of drought and lack of desilting made the pond in central India useless. Volvo CE dealer SVP Mining Technologies Pvt. Ltd. teamed up with local customers to restore it. Over 200,000...

They volunteer in the midst of a global emergency

Far from everything is normal since the outbreak of the covid-19 pandemic. During spring, Volvo CE employees around the world have spent their spare time producing important personal...

Safety and service in focus during the pandemic in China

Every country and company have had its own approach dealing with the coronavirus pandemic. In China, Volvo CE has worked hard to support not only customers and employees – but the society as...

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...

Five ways to get the circular economy rolling at your company

The circular economy approach could help resolve the pressure that many manufactures put on the environment. Here Volvo Construction Equipment takes a look at five practical steps companies...

The circular economy = Good business

How do we go from society’s current ‘take-make-waste’ linear approach to a circular economy that reuses resources and leaves no waste – but still fosters prosperity? Volvo CE’s Nele Van...

Volvo CE's zero waste facility

The Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) Shippensburg site in Pennsylvania, USA becomes the company’s second site to earn zero landfill status.

Electromobility's time has come

With equal performance to diesel power and a much better operating environment, saving the planet has never been easier, says Elodie Guyot, head of Volvo CE’s electric compact excavator...

How is nature influencing the way we design?

Human’s design feats are undeniably incredible but we can still learn a lot by looking to nature. Volvo Construction Equipment take a look at some ingenious designs inspired by nature.

A new way to attract talent

What could possibly be the connection between the equestrian world and our industry? We found out when the Volvo Group hosted an employer branding event during the Gothenburg Horse Show.

Infographic: The future of construction finance

Data and Fintech are powerful tools that will make the financing of construction equipment more efficient in the future – helping to tailor offerings to customer's needs.

How fintech is oiling the wheels of equipment financing

In an equipment sale it’s often the credit team that finally seals the deal. Thanks to new technology, commercial financing is about to undergo an efficiency revolution, says Volvo Financial...