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Volvo CE introduces 10 tonne oscillatory compactor

Complete with new oscillation technology, the DD105 OSC double drum compactor from Volvo Construction Equipment has the ability to effectively compact in delicate areas, such as bridges,...

Mid-sized H-Series wheel loaders offer 20% fuel improvements

Offering up to 20% greater fuel efficiency, added versatility and lower lifetime operating costs, the upgraded L60H, L70H and L90H wheel loaders from Volvo are multi-talented powerhouses.

Volvo D-Series paves the way in control, efficiency and screed technology

The P6820D ABG and P7820D ABG pavers from Volvo Construction Equipment combine power, ease of operation, fuel efficiency, versatile screeds and lifetime enhancing features to deliver...

Volvo's upgraded Load Assist enhances productivity

Volvo Construction Equipment has raised the bar on proven wheel loader technology with the latest Load Assist upgrade, offering accurate payload data – to within +/- 1 per cent.

Volvo CE debuts new range of rigid haulers

The new D-Series rigid haulers from Volvo Construction Equipment are built on a proven hauler concept and feature the latest technology that optimizes fuel efficiency and uptime.

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...

Volvo Construction Equipment see sales up 28% in Q4

Improved competitiveness and increased demand helped Volvo Construction Equipment put in a strong fourth quarter of 2017, with sales up 28% in the period, and up 31% for the full year.

Volvo ‘builds tomorrow’ at Intermat Paris 2018

Under the theme ‘Building Tomorrow’, Volvo Construction Equipment will showcase its evolving approach to customer success, focusing on services, dealer capability and new technologies.

Volvo CE's fully-electric compact excavator prototype wins Intermat Innovation Award

Volvo Construction Equipment’s fully-electric compact excavator has won an Intermat Innovation Award for its revolutionary design. The EX2 prototype delivers zero emissions, 10 times higher...

Volvo launches own range of rigid haulers

Volvo CE is set to enter the rigid hauler market with a complete Volvo-branded range. Using the expertise of its Motherwell facility in Scotland, the range consists of four machines,...

Built by the best: introducing the all-new EW240E Material Handler from Volvo

Building on its extensive experience, Volvo Construction Equipment has created its strongest and most innovative material handler yet – the EW240E Material Handler.

L350H: The flagship wheel loader

Joining the wheel loader line up is the all-new Volvo L350H, featuring up to 20% greater fuel efficiency than the previous model, a host of productivity improvements, and a striking new...

The Volvo ECR355E: never short on performance

The new E-Series excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment offers up to a 10% rise in fuel efficiency, significant increase in digging and lifting forces, controllability and ultimate...

H-Series wheel loader update: Smarter, stronger, faster

Volvo Construction Equipment has released the L110H, L120H, L150H, L180H, L180H High-Lift and L220H wheel loaders, packed with upgraded features that promote faster cycle times and up to 20%...

Volvo CE presents the second episode of ‘The Megaproject Listing’: Moving the city of Kiruna

The latest episode of ‘The Megaproject Listing’ takes viewers to the northernmost city in Sweden, Kiruna – where the city is on the move. Kiruna is relocating 3 kilometers east to ensure it...

Reach further with the new Volvo E-Series wheeled excavator

Built on a proven design, the EW220E wheeled excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment combines comfort, strength and precise movement for ultimate performance.

Volvo CE’s new Spirit Magazine presents Megaprojects that change people’s lives

The construction projects in Spirit Magazine’s new series ‘The Megaproject Listing’ do not just build and rebuild. They transform people’s lives. They improve connections between...

EWR170E - Swing into action

Answering the industry’s growing business demands for short swing wheeled excavators, Volvo Construction Equipment introduces the new EWR170E, complete with a host of intelligent features...

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.

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.