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Another Volvo for David Fisher Contracting Ltd

David Fisher Contracting of Stenhousemuir, Larbert, has taken delivery of a Volvo EC140E with a second unit tentatively on order, thus continuing a tradition of owning and operating Volvo...

Volvo L70H finds favour on the farm

O Kinch Agricultural Contracting Ltd of Avon, near Chippenham, Wiltshire, has purchased a bespoke Volvo L70H for its farming and contracting business.

Goody Demolition - Bringing Down the House

Goody Demolition is in the process of dismantling the former Colonial Mutual Life headquarters located on the waterfront in Chatham, Kent, and has brought in its high-reach Volvo EC300E to...

Production flows at Angle Park Sand and Gravel Ltd

Thanks to the recent arrival of a 25-tonne Volvo L150H loading shovel complete with a 4.3m³ rehandling bucket and Volvo’s patented Co-Pilot Load Assist feature.

Never raced or rallied...!!

Thurso-based Gow Groundworks has taken delivery of the first reduced swing radius Volvo EWR170E wheeled excavator to arrive in Great Britain which has recently successfully completed the NC...

Another Volvo package for Central Demolition

Central Demolition Ltd of Bonnybridge has invested in another package of Volvo excavators and loading shovels, including their largest shovel yet in the guise of an L150H.

"The package was right..."

So says David Lancashire, Plant Manager for C A Blackwell (Contracts) Ltd as the company takes delivery of 24 Volvo machines for one of the biggest infrastructure projects currently underway...

Volvo EC220Es rekindle an old acquaintance with George Russell Construction

George Russell Construction Ltd of Denny, Falkirk, has rekindled an old acquaintance with Volvo Construction Equipment products with the purchase of two 22-tonne EC220Es.

Four new Volvo loading shovels for Hills Quarry Products Ltd

Hills Quarry Products Ltd of Swindon, Wiltshire, has added four new Volvo L150H loading shovels to its plant fleet as it embarks on new sand and gravel extraction projects in the Thames...

RJT Excavations Ltd adds Volvo 30 and 40 tonne trucks

RJT Excavations Ltd of Jedburgh in the Scottish Borders has added three Volvo A30G and, for the first time, two A40G articulated haulers to its predominantly Volvo branded plant fleet.

"It's the personal touch that counts!..."

So says plant hirer and ground working contractor Graham J Irvine of Peebles, in the Scottish Borders, as he takes delivery of his first new Volvo EC140E excavator.

Volvo package for Stoke Plant Hire Ltd

Coventry-based Stoke Plant Hire Ltd has taken delivery of a 40-tonne Volvo EC380E in mass excavation configuration with an A30G articulated hauler on order for a long-term hire contract at a...

Volvos a-plenty for Collins Earthworks

Collins Earthworks of Kirby-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, has made a significant expansion to its fleet of predominantly badged Volvo equipment with thirty-eight machines since the start of...

Sales up 32% in strong second quarter at Volvo Construction Equipment

Helping the Volvo Group to its best ever quarter, Volvo CE posted significant improvements in sales, earnings and order intake.

Volvo L90H is the machine of choice at Robins of Herstmonceux

Robins of Herstmonceux, Hailsham, East Sussex has opted for a new Volvo L90H loading shovel which joins existing Volvo L90s at its Newtimber chalk pit located at Pyecombe on the outskirts of...

Penfold Verrall go large with Volvo

Following its initial purchase of Volvo excavators three years ago, haulage and muck shifting contractors Penfold Verrall of Dial Post near Horsham, West Sussex, has added a further two...

Volvo reveals 1.8 tonne ECR18E ultra-short swing radius Compact Excavator

The ECR18E from Volvo Construction Equipment features an ultra-short swing radius, making it super agile and safer when working in confined urban applications.

Long lasting Volvos - preferred by Prichards

Prichards of Llantrisant, South Wales, has added a range of Volvo excavators and a new A30G articulated hauler to its extensive plant fleet thanks to the reliability and longevity of...

Chepstow Plant International continues to grow its fleet with 99 new Volvos

Chepstow Plant International has signed a deal with SMT GB for the supply of 99 machines for its mineral, aggregates and earthmoving fleet. The deal sees CPI continuing to grow its fleet as...

Volvo CE launches 100t rigid hauler

The brand new 95t (100-ton) R100E from Volvo Construction Equipment is set to be a heavy hitter in mining and quarrying sectors, putting low total cost of ownership at the forefront of its...