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Could you pull a 100-ton Volvo hauler using only LEGO® Technic™ elements?

It seemed impossible, they said it couldn’t be done… but leave it to some of the brightest young minds to come up with a solution. In an audacious engineering challenge set by Volvo...

Groundbreaking electro-hydraulic system wins Volvo Technology Award

The novel Common Pressure Rail Hybrid system applied to excavators, resulting in radical improvements in energy-efficiency, has received the Volvo Technology Award 2021.

Keys to a carbon neutral future – and it’s not just electromobility

The journey toward a more sustainable construction industry is well underway with a clear roadmap ahead to deliver carbon neutral equipment fit for the future. Battery electric and fuel cell...

Six seemingly small ways to make a big impact

Connected solutions are getting smarter by the day. While you are working hard on the job site, hundreds of thousands of data points are doing their own job quietly in the background to...

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 CE celebrates International Women in Engineering Day

Engineering doesn’t have gender. That’s the message from female engineers at Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) this International Women in Engineering Day as it calls for more young...

Volvo CE commits to Science Based Targets with approved carbon reduction pathway

In a pledge to reduce its carbon impact and help meet the goals of the Paris Agreement, Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) is announcing the scope of its Science Based Targets (SBTi)...

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 takes big step towards a carbon neutral future with hydrogen Fuel Cell Test Lab

The opening of the first dedicated Fuel Cell Test Lab in Volvo Group, marks a significant advancement in the manufacturer’s ambition to be fossil-free by 2040.

Volvo CE delivers its vision of the Factory 4 Tomorrow

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is occurring at a speed that has never been seen before. It has the potential to change everything. For Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE), it’s an...

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...

Electric customer pilot excavator arrives at customer site in China

Aluminum company Xinyuan has taken delivery of a pilot EC55 Electric excavator, designed by Volvo Construction Equipment specifically for the needs of the Chinese market, for the customer...

Innovation has no gender: Volvo CE inspiring tomorrow’s female engineers

Following the discouraging news that it is around the age of 10 at which girls stop considering engineering as a potential career path, Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) saw it as an...

New marketing approach brings Volvo CE and customers closer together

In light of evolving customer behavior which has accelerated due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Volvo CE is announcing a new marketing approach aimed at even closer engagement with the company´s...

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...

Volvo CE sells a million machines in one year – its fastest yet for a new series

… a new series of toys that is. Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has secured its position as one of the most beloved branded toys, thanks to a gamechanging partnership with toymaker...

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%. 

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...