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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...

Volvo CE helps hit pioneering connectivity milestone

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) celebrates, as part of Volvo Group, reaching 1 million connected customer assets – in turn helping customers boost uptime, safety and productivity...

First Volvo electric compact excavator arrives at customer site

French contractor Spac, part of the Colas Group, has taken delivery of the first electric Volvo compact excavator, the ECR25 Electric, in the customer trial phase.

Volvo CE see sales rise 10% in second quarter

Market growth in Europe and North America help Volvo Construction Equipment deliver solid sales, earnings and delivery improvements during Q2, 2019.

Innovation and sustainability key when Volvo CE invests for the future in Eskilstuna

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has announced 16 MSEK of investments at its Eskilstuna site in Sweden, including an arena for customer demonstrations of electric and autonomous...

Nina Aresund appointed head of Legal at Volvo Construction Equipment

With effect from January 2020 Nina Aresund has been appointed Senior Vice President and General Counsel at Volvo CE.

Going deep to build the world's longest road tunnel

Reconstruction of the Coastal Highway Route E39 is not only Norway’s biggest ever infrastructure project – but the Rogfast Tunnel, of which it is part, will be the world’s longest and...