CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT North America

Customer success stories

They operate in all corners of the globe, in various industries and conditions.
But they all have two things in common – they are Volvo Construction Equipment customers and they are successful.
Here are their stories.

Double the Demo With Two Volvo High-Reach Excavators

Just east of downtown Kansas City, Missouri, a major interstate reconfiguration is nearing completion. Comprised of 11 new bridges, pavement widening and more, it’s a massive undertaking...

Tennessee Auto Salvage & Recycling Finds Success with Volvo Wheel Loaders

After bringing his wife with him to Knoxville, Tenn., Harry Hernandez decided that having lived and worked in his native Venezuela, as well as Florida, eastern Tennessee was the best place...

Lynches River Contracting Helps S.C. Racetrack to Re-Open

A raceway park is set to re-open in Kershaw, S.C., that promises to give people of all ages the opportunity to get behind the wheel to enjoy the speed and action that comes from driving on a...

OldCastle Lawn & Garden Northeast Adds Volvo L350H to Limestone Quarry Operation

If you have ever driven eastbound on the Massachusetts Turnpike by the Lee, Mass., exit you cannot help but miss a quarry of nearly perfect white rock. It turns out that it is a limestone...

RAP Engineering, Inc. Ramps up Productivity and Performance with P5170B Paver

Volvo Construction Equipment debuted their new Volvo P5170B 8-foot asphalt paver in 2019, and RAP Engineering, Inc. out of San Marcos, California, is the first company to take delivery in...

Turner Mining Group Finds Success With Untapped Workforce, Bold Business Model

Keaton Turner is shaking up the mining sector, with a unique business model and company vibe that is drawing attention inside and outside the industry. 

Building Tomorrow: Teen Owning his Future in Construction

Lance Matheson faces challenges common to every equipment owner/operator: winning bids, hitting deadlines and dodging weather. Adding to his headaches, are the hassles of finding a ride to...

Rebuilding Habitats

Ecoland Inc. is a specialist in creating natural landscapes in urban settings. They create green spaces for wildlife and beautiful landscapes within Ontario’s sprawling neighborhoods.

Pace Construction Embraces Volvo Intelligent Compaction

The impact of technology is evident in every industry and contractor Pace Construction, headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, has seen it first hand.

Chev's Trucking of Lowell, Arkansas Purchases Volvo Equipment

When Kevin Snyder entered Hugg & Hall Equipment Company in Springdale, Arkansas, he figured it was a shot in the dark. He didn’t think his small landscape and building supply company,...

Saving Earthmoving, Costs One Dollar at a Time

Dollar Tree, Inc., North America’s leading operator of discount variety stores, is constructing a new 1.2 million-square-foot distribution facility in Bennington Township north of Columbus,...

D'Amato Construction Refaces Dam with Volvo High Reach Excavator

Resurfacing a dam that is 450 ft. long with 100 ft. of main spillway might be a daunting task to some. But D'Amato Construction is up to the challenge.

Riley Paving meets stronger smoothness specs with Volvo

Ask Casey Riley how long he’s been in the paving business, and he’s quick to tell you he had his first diaper change on a road job. It’s a slight exaggeration, but not by much. Riley Paving...

Alaska Gold Mine Hits Pay Dirt with Volvo A60s

Alaska has produced more gold than any other place in North America, including the Yukon and Klondike fields, which tend to capture more “gold rush” glory. Mining started in 1870, just a...

Volvo A60s Deliver More Payload and Speed for U.S. Silica at Every Turn

In June 1998, an experiment to access gas trapped over a mile deep in the Barnett Shale north of Fort Worth, Texas, using sand, water and chemicals ignited a natural gas boom that rippled...

Three generations of Volvo excavators support third generation Texas utility contractor

SYB Construction’s Volvo excavators are a familiar sight to commuters on the jammed interstates between Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas, and the cozy side streets of the residential...

Wheeled Excavators Overtaking Backhoes and Truck-Mounted Excavators In Many Texas Counties

When the first wheeled excavator rolled up to Precinct 2’s maintenance barn in Rusk County, Texas, one veteran operator scorned it “the Octopus,” pointing to its revolving upper carriage and...

Municipal Governments Find Versatility in Wheeled Excavators

City and county governments face a unique set of challenges. They are local. They are funded mostly by taxpayers. Their work can be tedious, but it is essential to the livelihood and safety...

Wheeled Excavator Becoming Machine of Choice for Texas Counties

The counties of eastern Texas take pride in being both decidedly rural and resourceful. That spirit is inherent in every resident you meet no matter if they are generations-deep or...

Alabama County Finds Efficiency Through Sourcewell

Looking at a map you can find Covington County, Alabama, sitting atop the western end of the Florida Panhandle. Covington’s citizens get the joys of living a short drive from the beaches...