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Volvo L260H: Profit in every bucket

New from Volvo Construction Equipment, the L260H wheel loader delivers optimum performance, including up to 10% fuel efficiency improvement and up to 15% increase in productivity.

Another Volvo prime mover for RJT Excavations Ltd

RJT Excavations Ltd of Jedburgh in the Scottish Borders has opted for another Volvo excavator specifically for a long term crushing contract, based on the overall total cost of ownership for...

A trio of EC220Es for DAB Civil Engineering Contractors Ltd

Leicester based DAB Civil Engineering Contractors Ltd has rekindled its association with Volvo Construction Equipment products by purchasing three new twenty-two tonne EC220Es from SMT GB...

Volvo EC750E is chosen by John Wainwright & Co Ltd

A new seventy-five tonne Volvo EC750E has been delivered to John Wainwright & Co Ltd’s Moons Hill Quarry in the Mendips following a detailed review of the market.

First demolition EC750E goes to R Collard Ltd

R Collard Ltd of Eversley, near Hook, Hampshire has taken delivery of the first demolition specified Volvo EC750E to be sold in Great Britain.

Volvo CE sales up 34% in Q3

Market share gains and strong recoveries in Asia and Russia help propel Volvo Construction Equipment to a strong performance in the third quarter of 2017.

Only ambitious carbon reduction goals will effect change, say experts at construction climate challenge conference

Industry heavyweights warned guests at a London Construction Climate Challenge conference this week, hosted by Volvo Construction Equipment, that only big targets will trigger the innovation...

'State of the Art' - will only do at MGS Training

MGS Training Ltd, with its headquarters located at Bargeddie in Glasgow and its 40-acre training centre at Heartlands just off the M80 between Glasgow and Edinburgh, has invested in three...

Volvo CE launches ‘Building Tomorrow’ brand film

The culmination of Volvo Construction Equipment’s latest brand campaign, ‘Building Tomorrow’ documents the quest for a more sustainable future.

Willie Paterson's Volvo EC18D is a 'jack of all trades'

A Volvo EC18D compact excavator has established a niche for itself with owners W T Paterson Joinery & Building - working on a whole spectrum of property maintenance duties at the huge...

Spain - Operators Final 2017

On Sat, 21 Oct, Volvo CE pitted 29 of Europe’s finest operators against each other in the epic battle of speed, precision and technique that is the Operators Club Final. After a year of...

Volvo 40-tonne excavators find favour at H&S Contractors

H&S Contractors Ltd of Kingsnorth, Hoo in Kent continues to add Volvo Construction Equipment products to its plant portfolio, following the purchase of a 25-tonne L150H late last year...

SMT GB raise funds for the BBC's Children in Need

Staff fundraising effort generously matched by the firm’s management

First time Volvo for Mike Taylor Plant Hire

Mike Taylor Plant Hire of Blairgowrie, Perth & Kinross has opted for a Volvo reduced swing ECR58D for the first time.

Volvo ECR88D keeps the home fires burning

A new Volvo ECR88D reduced swing compact excavator has been supplied to, located near Balfron in Stirlingshire and is the company’s prime mover in processing firewood and...

C D McNeill purchases a fourth Volvo EC27C

C D McNeill of Dingwall, Ross-shire has purchased a fourth EC27C for its contracting business.

Increased production = an increase in Volvo loading shovels at Britaniacrest Recycling

Britaniacrest Recycling Ltd of Hookwood, Surrey has recently added a Volvo L150H to its plant fleet with a second machine on order for the New Year as it ramps up production at its recently...

Volvo Services where intelligent engineering meets business solutions

Volvo Construction Equipment is unveiling a new approach to its comprehensive services and solutions portfolio.

"I'm sticking with Volvo..."

So says Brian Taylor, proprietor of B G Taylor Groundworks of Glenrothes as he reflects on one year’s operation with his Volvo EC27C and ECR50D compact excavators.

Product quality and good after sales service prompts more Volvo deliveries for Bryan Contractors

Bryan Contractors of Caputh, near Perth has added another new Volvo ECR88D reduced-swing excavator and a fourteen tonne EC140E excavator to its plant fleet for its general contracting and...