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New Application Puts Haulers on the Map

The latest update in a suite of applications offered for the Volvo Co-Pilot interface, Haul Assist now features a real-time tracking map that helps improve hauler fleet traffic flow on site,...

New Generation EW60E Wheels Out Yet More Versatility

Volvo Construction Equipment’s updated EW60E wheeled excavator features improved hydraulics for greater control and task flexibility – all in a versatile and fuel-efficient package.

New Volvo EC60E Delivers Big Machine Performance in Compact Package

Replacing the outgoing EC55C, the more powerful and productive EC60E crawler excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment is built for comfortable, efficient operation in a wide variety of...

Simple Volvo hybrid set to improve fuel efficiency by up to 17%

The forthcoming EC300E Hybrid excavator’s boom-down motion charges energy-storing accumulators that are used to power the hydraulic pump.

Top grades at top speed with Volvo Active Control

With its automated boom and bucket movements, the new Volvo Active Control creates a semi-autonomous excavator that achieves the perfect grade at a touch of a button.

Volvo CE and Trimble develop 3D upgrade for Dig Assist excavator control system

Factory-fitted Trimble Earthworks Grade Control Platform seamlessly integrates with Volvo Dig Assist 2D machine control on Volvo excavators. 

Volvo's new generation tooth system gives buckets something to chew on

Aimed at Volvo’s larger excavators and wheel loaders, the new generation Volvo Tooth System features higher penetration, longer life – and an easy ‘hammer-less’ fitting system.

Volvo Construction Equipment appoints new head of Technology

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has announced that its new head of Technology is to be Thomas Bitter.

Volvo CE exceeds WWF energy savings target two years early

Volvo CE has already surpassed its 2020 energy saving target as part of a global commitment with the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF).

Volvo CE and LEGO® Technic futuristic concept wins gold at iF Design Awards

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has scooped a top prize at the design industry’s most prestigious awards – yet another success of the company’s unique collaboration with LEGO®...

Volvo CE finalizes acquisition of CeDe Group

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has received all necessary approvals for the earlier announced acquisition of Swedish machine adaptation specialist CeDe Group and the deal is...

Remote-controlled wheel loaders to be tested when Volvo CE receives Sweden's first 5G network for industry

Telia, Ericsson and Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) have launched Sweden’s first 5G network for industrial use today at Volvo CE’s facility in Eskilstuna. Volvo CE will then become...

Volvo CE celebrates International Women’s Day

To mark International Women’s Day today (March 8th), Volvo Construction Equipment’s President has highlighted the importance of having a diverse workforce as a major contributor to the...

Volvo CE acquires special applications firm CeDe

Agreement signed to acquire low-volume Swedish machine adaptation specialist

Volvo CE Partners with National Geographic on Sustainability Campaign

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has joined forces with National Geographic to highlight a breathtaking project to save an endangered community against the threat of rising sea...

Volvo looks to the Electric Future at bauma 2019

Visitors to this year’s bauma 2019 exhibition in Munich, Germany, will be given a glimpse into the technological future as Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) looks at Building Tomorrow,...

Volvo Construction Equipment sees sales up 27% in 2018

Supported by a fourth quarter that saw sales up 21% and deliveries increase by 24%, Volvo Construction Equipment ended its strongest year ever buoyed by good demand from all major regions...

Volvo CE goes electric on smaller machines

In an industry-first move, Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has announced that in 2020 it will start the launch of an electric range of Volvo branded compact wheel loaders and compact...