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Volvo Construction Equipment to show innovation and technology at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2011

Volvo Construction Equipment to show the strength and breadth of customer solutions within the Volvo Group at CONEXPO-CON/AGG-CON/AGG 2011.

With some of the most innovative products in the market and an enviable global reputation, Volvo Construction Equipment will present strength and commitment to the construction industry at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2011. An exhibition area of over 30,000 square feet will showcase 19 machines in three themed areas – all of which represent new technology and innovation. The Volvo exhibit at CONEXPO will be located in the North Hall, booth 1641.

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Volvo is committed to products, customer support, finance and educational solutions for the advancement of the construction industry. The strength of the Volvo Group will be displayed with more than eight new product introductions and customer support initiatives, all complimented by current machines representing the full range. Contractors involved in heavy construction, oil and gas, road construction, waste handling and other applications will experience Volvo’s dedication to providing quality equipment, lower environmental impact and increased machine uptime.

A new era of wheel loader from Volvo will debut with increased productivity and fuel efficiency that will set the standard. This new addition to the large class of Volvo wheel loaders will offer power in a package designed for high performance and smooth, efficient operation. The latest OptiShift technology and CareTrack telematics reinforce efficiency.

Volvo will unveil newly designed wheeled and tracked skid steer loader models expanding the current line of equipment. The vertical and radial lift machines include complementary attachments to meet a variety of demanding jobsite needs.

Volvo Construction Equipment gives oil and gas pipeline contractors a lift with a revolutionary line of excavator based pipelayers. At CONEXPO, Volvo will also add a new model to the company’s pipelayer range with revised lift and positioning capability.

A Volvo engine keeps machine performance high and fuel consumption low. At CONEXPO, visitors will see Volvo Tier 4i/Stage IIIB emission compliant engines in a new generation of machines. The Volvo experience will include an innovation area showcasing the latest engine, driveline and telematics technologies as well as future design concept models.

International Press Conference

Volvo Construction Equipment President and CEO Olof Persson will host an international press conference on March 23, 2011 at 10 a.m.


Volvo is committed to the construction industry beyond the products and services they offer. This will be reinforced at CONEXPO when the 2011 AEM Construction Challenge Global Finals commence during the trade show. Volvo Construction Equipment is proud to be the presenting sponsor of the AEM Construction Challenge, an initiative designed to inspire the workforce of the future to explore and pursue careers in the construction industry.

Don’t miss the Volvo exhibit at CONEXPO-CON/AGG, North Hall, booth 1641. Start your Volvo experience pre-show and watch live at-show events online at


Tiffany Cheng

Head of Brand, Marketing and Corporate Communication
Regions Asia and China
Volvo Construction Equipment

Åsa Alström

Head of Strategic Communications
Volvo Construction Equipment