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New Venture - New Volvo

Hutton Stone Co Ltd based close to Berwick upon Tweed in the Scottish Borders has purchased a new Volvo EC380E crawler excavator for a new venture that has started up in a sandstone quarry...

Taking Articulated Dump Truck Safety Levels to Zero Defect

Leading contractor Chepstow Plant International, like many contractors, takes health and safety very seriously. They have increased their focus on ADT safety and operator training to ensure...

Prestigious package for Hall Construction

A package of eleven Volvo articulated haulers and a seventy-five tonne EC750E mass excavator have re-established a long standing relationship between Hall Construction Services Ltd of...

Saxby Surfacing's new paver and Volvo's back-up service boosts uptime and productivity

Saxby Surfacing Contractors from Sheffield are entering their thirtieth year of trading and to commemorate the event, have taken delivery of their first Volvo paver, a P6870C ABG model.

Continuing a tradition at LKAB Minerals

UK based LKAB Minerals Ltd continues a tradition of operating Volvo loading shovels dating back to 1995 with the addition of a new L90H loading shovel and a second unit on order for delivery...

Sales up 36% in strong second quarter at Volvo Construction Equipment

Transformation program and increasing demand in key markets helps boost Volvo CE in Q2 2017, with significant improvements in both sales and earnings.

Largest Volvo yet for Tillicoultry Quarries

Long standing user of Volvo Construction Equipment products, Tillicoultry Quarries, has purchased its largest Volvo loading shovel to date in the guise of the thirty five tonne L250H which...

New Volvo loading shovel lands on familiar territory at Bogside

The world’s leading glass bottle manufacturer, O-I Manufacturing Ltd, continues to favour Volvo Construction Equipment products as it takes delivery of a new L150H loading shovel for its...

Volvo CE to divest British dealership to SMT

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has announced that it is divesting its wholly owned British dealership to long-term distribution partner SMT.

Volvos keep on running at Jakto

Barnsley based Jakto Excavations has taken delivery of a further three Volvo A25G articulated haulers, increasing the company’s mixed fleet of A25s and A30s to seventeen machines.

Only the best will do for Earthline

Earthline Ltd of Ogbourne St George, near Marlborough, Wiltshire has taken delivery of five more Volvo EC220E excavators thanks to the reliability, performance and after-market support it...

A machine for all Reasons

GAR Contractors Ltd of Highbridge near Bridgwater in Somerset continues a long tradition of owning and operating Volvo machines with the addition of a new twenty two tonne EC220E crawler...

Meet Brauncewell's new prime mover

Brauncewell Quarries Ltd, an independent family-run aggregates business, has opted for another Volvo 50 tonne excavator to take over as the new prime mover at its facility located close to...

New Volvo EC27D compact excavator stretches further, digs deeper and reaches higher

The Volvo EC27D compact excavator boasts an exceptionally large operating range for its size class, while combining intuitive operation and operator comfort with simple serviceability and...

Owning a Volvo excavator is easier than ever with their new zero percent deal

For three months only - from 1 June to 30 Sept 2017 – Volvo Construction Equipment is offering financially compelling deals on the ECR50D, EC55C, ECR58D and ECR88D. The offer period is from...

First time Volvos for Cinwood Ltd

Groundworks contractors Cinwood Ltd of Corsham, Wiltshire has broken with tradition and purchased two new fourteen tonne Volvo EC140Es for its plant fleet.

From 'E' Media to 'E' Machine

From starting out as an advertising platform for recruiting plant operators and mechanics in Scotland, Scottish Plant and Operators has enhanced its profile by growing into a dedicated plant...

Owning a Volvo isn't a pipe dream for Reive Plant Ltd

Working on a remote farm in Lanarkshire on a bright and cold January day, THE VOICE caught up with David Reive, proprietor of David Reive Plant Ltd who was putting his recent acquisition of...

RJT Excavations Ltd - looking to the long haul with Volvo Construction Equipment

RJT Excavations Ltd of Jedburgh in the Scottish Borders has chosen to opt for new equipment from Volvo Construction Equipment based on the overall total cost of ownership for its plant...

Volvo CE unveils 100% electric compact excavator prototype

Volvo Construction Equipment demonstrated the EX2 – a fully electric compact excavator that delivers zero emissions, 10 times higher efficiency, 10 times lower noise levels and reduced total...