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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...

Volvo CE and Volvo Trucks customer deliveries of all-electric products

Launching a new generation of zero exhaust emissions products, leading French contractor Eiffage has taken delivery of an all-electric Volvo FE Electric truck and a Volvo ECR25 Electric...

Pioneering electro-hydraulic solution significantly improving fuel efficiency in construction equipment

Volvo Construction Equipment and Finland’s Norrhydro have developed a digital hydraulic actuator that increases productivity while radically cutting fuel bills and CO2 emissions in...

Volvo CE commits to the Chinese market at bauma CHINA 2020 launching two new excavator ranges

Volvo CE, which is exhibiting together with SDLG at bauma CHINA 2020, is demonstrating its commitment to the Chinese market by unveiling two new locally manufactured excavator ranges and...

China-focused 14-ton DD145 is the ultimate all-round compactor

With large drum diameter combined with powerful vibration, the DD145 double drum compactor has what it takes to produce a smooth finish.

New Volvo Service Commitment boosts aftermarket innovation

Volvo CE’s new Volvo Service Commitment is helping the company to deliver integrated and high-quality services in China that enable customers to achieve business growth throughout the...

Volvo CE launching two new excavator ranges designed and made in China for China

At bauma CHINA 2020, Volvo CE is unveiling two major new product ranges designed specifically to meet the demands of the fast-growing Chinese market. 

Volvo CE presents connectivity, automation and electromobility innovations at bauma CHINA 2020

Volvo CE is using bauma CHINA 2020 to demonstrate its credentials as China’s leading partner for connectivity, automation and electromobility in the construction equipment industry both...

Volvo articulated haulers: half a century strong

54 years after launching the articulated hauler concept Volvo CE continues to lead the field. Even the co-developed LEGO® Technic™ 6X6 articulated hauler Volvo A60H model is an engineering...

Volvo CE unveils first electric customer pilot in China

Volvo CE has developed a new electric excavator, specifically for the needs of the Chinese market, which will soon go for customer testing. The EC55 Electric customer pilot offers quiet and...

Volvo CE unveils first mid-size electric excavator concept

Designed with safety and sustainability in mind, the concept EX03 electric wheeled excavator with innovative rear screen safety feature made its debut this week at CIIE 2020.

Volvo Electric Site to provide model for sustainable construction in China

At CIIE 2020 Volvo CE is displaying a miniature model of Volvo Electric Site, the company’s vision for the future of quarrying. The concept combines intelligent machines, automation and...

Volvo Group demonstrates commitment to Chinese customers with joint Volvo and SDLG stand at bauma China 2020

At the major Chinese trade show, Volvo and SDLG will exhibit side by side, showcasing the powerful combined offer with many products designed and manufactured in China for China.

Rebound in activity boosts Volvo Construction Equipment in Q3

Improved customer sentiment saw order intake up 40% and deliveries of machines up 20% in Volvo Construction Equipment’s (Volvo CE) third quarter 2020, while adjusted sales were up 6%.

Prebooking of Volvo CE's electric machines widened to include more countries and a new premium warranty offer for customers

Seven additional European nations join the list of countries where Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) customers can prebook one of the new electric compact machines via an online...

Volvo CE reinforces its commitment to Building Tomorrow with projects that benefit communities worldwide

Volvo Construction Equipment is shining a light on its community-focused efforts with The Building Tomorrow Project – an initiative that encourages involvement and action to create a more...

Volvo CE adopts clean product branding as part of award-winning design philosophy

This simple switch to shorter and less complicated product names represents Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) much wider ambition to look beyond the product to a more holistic site...

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.