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Simple math makes Volvo first choice at Korean quarry

Located 140km from South Korea’s capital – Seoul – Wonju is a popular holiday destination for Koreans and foreign tourists thanks to its picturesque golf courses and extensive woodland. The...

Every mile worth the while

"To deliver 20% higher productivity and 15% savings on fuel consistently over years is no joke. Take it from me - if it’s road building, it’s got to be Volvo.” Says Shailendra Singhal,...

Demolishing without disturbing

“The Volvo line of excavators delivers maximum reach and stability with no vibration and very little noise. Now, that’s a killer combination for demolitions,” says Mohan Ramanathan, managing...

Volvo reaches the Shillong Peak of efficiency

The two-lane Shillong bypass in Meghalaya, India, consists of 500 km of high altitude road, built with the help of Volvo equipment.

Volvo CE opens test and development center in South Korea

Volvo Construction Equipment has inaugurated its state-of-the-art test and development center in Hapcheon, Korea, close to the company’s existing excavator manufacturing facility in...

Fuel efficient and fast loading of New Zealands logging export

New Zealand’s log export industry has gone from strength to strength, reporting a 200% increase over the last seven years. To keep up with demand, Mount Maunganui-based Quality Marshalling...

Swedish ambassador applauds new Indonesian training facility

Indonesia’s INTA Institute was set up to improve technical skills among the national workforce. At the opening ceremony on Friday, the Swedish Ambassador congratulated Volvo and its dealer...

Indonesian dealer invests USD 6 million in new Sumatra branch

Demand for heavy equipment in South Sumatra is on the rise, so Volvo CE’s regional dealer – PT Indotruck Utama – has invested USD 6 million in a state-of-the-art sales and aftermarket...

Life's a blast in Indonesia's Steel City

Korean steel giant POSCO and Indonesia’s Krakatau Steel are using specially adapted Volvo equipment to process by-products from a 3,000°C blast furnace.

Making light of overburden in India

Montecarlo Construction Limited (MCL) is removing over 66 million cubic meters of overburden at an open-cast quarry in Singrauli.

Typhoon Haiyan relief effort accelerated by Volvo CE donation

The Visayas region of Central Philippines was devastated by the most destructive typhoon on record in November 2013. Four months on, Volvo Construction Equipment and Civic Merchandising...

Volvo Safety Award creates safer quarries in Malaysia

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has, in cooperation with the Malaysia Quarries Association (MQA), initiated the industry’s first-ever safety award in order to improve safety...

Volvo machinery demonstrates ingrained quality

Grain is a food staple in almost every culture’s diet and one of Western Australia’s leading grain organizations, CBH Group, stores, transports and markets approximately 15 million tons of...

A rock solid investment in Thailand

Keeping a quarry in action for 24 hours a day is not easy – but one Thai company, based in Chonburi Province, relies on Volvo Construction Equipment’s fast and effective maintenance service...

Volvo CE Braås facility achieves CO2 neutrality

Volvo Construction Equipment’s site in Braås, Sweden becomes the company’s first carbon neutral premises – as well as the first construction equipment production facility in the world to be...