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The I-4 Ultimate project

The Megaproject Listing

#1 Reconstructing the I-4

In our series ‘The Megaproject Listing’ we follow the biggest, boldest and bravest constructions being built on earth and the people behind them. In the first episode, we look into the reconstruction of Florida’s Interstate 4 – recently named the deadliest highway in the United States.

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Florida’s I-4 Ultimate Improvement Project is at the forefront of several global trends in infrastructure design, management, financing and community enhancement.

Why this major traffic artery is being rebuilt – and what makes this infrastructure project one of the most significant in the US.

To ensure that our cities are environmentally, economically and socially sustainable, updated solutions that secure quality of life and safety are needed.

From The Overseas Highway in Florida to Airstrip Road in Australia – here’s a list of ten of the most impressive road building projects ever.

Volvo CE’s ActiveCare Direct service is increasing efficiency and uptime on the complex I-4 Ultimate Improvement Project.

Time and safety — Floridians are looking forward to an increase in both when the $2.3 billion I-4 Ultimate interstate megaproject is completed in 2021.

The ultimate project demands the ultimate operators. Spirit goes behind the scenes to meet the experts working on one of the largest and most complex road building projects in the world.

Florida’s I-4 Ultimate Improvement Project aims to create a commuting experience that will delight residents and tourists alike.

A new generation of simulators is having a huge impact on the development of a 21st century workforce for construction equipment. While optimizing operator training across a range of heavy...

Safety is as much part of Volvo’s present and future as it has been in the company’s past.

For the past few years the Tier 4 Final 11-16 liter engine project team has been conducting verification tests in extreme conditions.

Following the donation of a second-hand Volvo EC290BLC excavator to an agricultural training centre, the students can now look forward to a much brighter future.

A Volvo CE wheel loader never tires of feeding a cutting-edge recycling system with an insatiable appetite.

In Argentina’s busy San Lorenzo port complex, the workers’ cooperative is putting families first.

A respected Valencia-based company has opted to invest in Volvo machines to operate its chemical plant.

Thousands of excavator operators across China are expected to compete in Operator Idol 2014, Volvo CE’s nationwide ‘eco-operator’ contest.

A new dealer warranty review process aims to help dealers better understand and follow the Volvo CE warranty procedure.

Volvo excavators help battle the elements and strengthen a growing agricultural community.

…without a Volvo EC480DL excavator to take the strain.

This season’s animal prints not only feature on the fashion catwalks of Paris, London and New York, but also on a Volvo machine designed for a catwalk of a different kind…

Volvo CE’s advanced vehicle telematics system CareTrack not only helps save customers money, but is also helping track down stolen machines.

Volvo CE’s China Remanufacturing Center in Shanghai draws on more than 70 years of remanufacturing experience.

Volvo CE digs deep to keep operations safe in hazardous conditions.

A new environmental initiative is set to kick-start the sustainability agenda.

With the 2014 FIFA World Cup kicking off, all eyes are on Brazil – particularly its tropical, former capital Rio de Janeiro, home to the iconic Maracanã Stadium, which has recently been...

Volvo investment show commitment to emerging markets.

Volvo’s new Road Institute is paving the way to success.

Volvo machines are helping to build the world’s longest undersea road tunnel from Stavanger to Solbakk.

Deep in the heart of America’s Midwest, a team of Volvo articulated haulers are not only helping to round up the best limestone available, but are also helping drive Lafarge North America’s...

Terex Trucks, Volvo CE’s most recent acquisition, thrive in the baking heat of South Africa’s remote Northern Cape.