Construction Equipment India

Large Crawler ExcavatorsEC550E

  • 54,500 - 56,300 kg
  • 320 kW
  • 2.4 - 4.2

The Volvo EC550E provides the levels of durability and performance more commonly expected from a 60-tonner, making it the perfect choice for... Read more

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Big on profitability

The Volvo EC550E provides the levels of durability and performance more commonly expected from a 60-tonner, making it the perfect choice for heavy-duty digging and mass excavation. Boasting superb operator comfort, outstanding levels of uptime, up to 35% increase in productivity and 22% improvement in fuel efficiency – this machine raises the bar for what a 55-tonne excavator can achieve.


Here are the key specifications for this product model. Want more details? Download the brochure or contact us.

Operating weight 54,500 - 56,300 kg
Gross power 320 kW engine speed 1,600 rpm
Bucket capacity 2.4 - 4.2
Lifting capacity, along undercarriage 21,670 kg reach / height 6 / 1.5 m
Max. digging reach 11,450 mm
Max. digging depth 6,870 mm
Breakout force, SAE J1179 (Normal) 267 kN
Breakout force, SAE J1179 (Boost) 287 kN
Tear out force, SAE J1179 (Normal) 227 kN
Tear out force, SAE J1179 (Boost) 243 kN
Overall width 3,900 mm
Tail swing radius 3,880 mm

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Set new standards

Boost productivity by up to 35% with the EC550E. Available with a range of optimum-sized buckets, the Volvo Crawler Excavator sets new standards for the industry.

Up to 22% more fuel efficiency

Reduce costs and boost profits thanks to the new electro-hydraulic system with Independent Metering Valve Technology (IMVT) – the latest pioneering innovation from Volvo – and a host of Fuel Efficiency Services.

For your comfort and safety

Whether working inside or on the machine, you can be sure that the highest levels of control, comfort and safety have been considered in every design detail of the EC550E.

Up to the challenge

The EC550E is ready to rise to the challenge in the most demanding conditions, with a number of features and services which contribute to outstanding reliability, reduced maintenance requirement and maximum uptime.

Only with Volvo attachments do you get what you wanted when you bought a Volvo in the first place – maximum productivity and uptime. Volvo develops and offers a wide range of attachments which brings you unmatched flexibility and versatility, making it easy for you to develop job opportunities and to get the job done with increased productivity. Displayed attachments may not be available in all markets. Consult your dealer for specific availability.