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Volvo CE to divest Blaw-Knox paver business to Gencor Industries

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has signed an agreement to divest the North American Blaw-Knox paver business and associated assets to leading asphalt equipment manufacturer Gencor...

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...

Volvo CE helps restore Florida's Everglades to former glory

The construction of the C-43 water reservoir is part of the giant hydrological restoration project taking place in the Everglades. Dozens of Volvo CE machines are on site building the...

Sales slip 17% in Volvo CE's first quarter

Demand stalled in the first quarter as measures to stop the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic took hold. Despite a recovery in the Chinese market in March, the quarter still saw sales down by...

Volvo CE introduces compactor with industry-leading 4800 VPM

The new DD128C compactor from Volvo Construction Equipment has the highest frequency in the industry resulting in greater productivity whatever the job.

Volvo withdraws from Conexpo over virus concerns

All business areas within the Volvo Group have jointly decided to not attend Conexpo-Con/Agg 2020 due to the outbreak and continuing concerns relating to the Coronavirus Covid-19.  

Add Silence: Volvo CE's noiseless electric machines now available for prebooking

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) is launching Volvo Group’s first machine retail e-commerce tool. The online portal will give customers the opportunity to get in line for the first...

2019 sees continued strong performance at Volvo CE

Market share gains in China and solid demand in North America and Europe helped sales rise 5% for the full year. 

Volvo CE drives construction into the future with ambitious showcase at ConExpo 2020

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) is set to build tomorrow with an interactive customer experience at North America’s largest construction trade show ConExpo-Con/Agg 2020.

Volvo EC300E Hybrid reduces fuel consumption by up to 15%

Simple technology using the boom-down motion charges an energy-storing accumulator to relieve the torque requirement from the engine.

Volvo's largest excavator, the EC950F, now available in North America

Volvo Construction Equipment’s new 100-ton (90 tonne) Tier 4 Final excavator is a production powerhouse across multiple applications.

Volvo CE Brings 100-Ton Class Rigid Hauler to North America

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) is launching its 105-US short ton (95 tonne) R100E rigid in North America, with Tier 4 Final certified engine and proven Volvo technologies to...

Volvo CE Launches new 8-foot asphalt pavers in North America

Productivity, new engine technology and convenient service features on two new pavers help ensure laying a high-quality mat is simple for the operator.

Volvo Gold Rush Excavator auction set for February at Ritchie Bros.

The Gold Rush-themed Volvo EC200E excavator, inspired by the Discovery Channel hit series, will be auctioned off at the biggest Ritchie Bros. equipment auction of the year, with proceeds...

Volvo CE asks customers to 'hold us accountable' with new service commitment

The Service Commitment by Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) sets the industry standard for what customers should expect from manufacturers and dealers.

First Volvo electric compact wheel loader a tree-mendous success for German tree farm

Leick Baumschulen is testing the first L25 Electric compact wheel loader from Volvo Construction Equipment, finding it to be a quiet, emission-free and easy-to-maintain addition to the tree...

Volvo CE sees sales dip in the third quarter

With momentum slowing after a long period of strong demand, Volvo Construction Equipment saw sales slow by 4% in its third quarter of 2019.

The Belt and Road Initiative: The world's largest infrastructure and investment project

In the latest episode of the award-winning Megaproject Listing, Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) takes on its most ambitious project yet: the development of China’s vast New Silk...