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.

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...

How Cherrylake is Redefining Sustainability for the Landscape Nursery Industry

Think Florida, and instantly Disney and oranges come to mind, and rightly so, as tourism and agriculture are the state’s first and second largest industries. Financially, greenhouse and...

Contractor Uses High Reach Excavator for Complicated Bridge Demolition

Demolishing big structures comes with the job for Greg Bair, but rarely does he get a project so large in his company’s hometown.

VISIONARY PARTNERSHIP BOOSTS QUARRY UPTIME

The aggregates industry has had a few tough years in the United States but is now recovering. One limestone quarry not only survived those hard times but thrived – by focusing on the future...

IAA mobilizes fleet for catastrophe response to Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

When a natural disaster occurs, the leading automotive insurance carriers in North America rely on Insurance Auto Auctions, Inc. (IAA) to act quickly and recover vehicles. IAA, in turn,...

Saltmarsh swaps dozers for compact track loaders

Jesse Saltmarsh founded Southwick, Massachusetts-based Saltmarsh Industries in 2005 and started small — line striping and parking lot paving were their bread and butter. Fast-forward to...

Contractor Uses Telematics to Stay Lean While Winning Bigger Jobs

When a company with four employees goes from bidding $50,000 jobs in 2010 to bidding $750,000 jobs in 2015 and $1 million jobs in 2017 while only increasing its staffing to 10 people, it...

ActiveCare Direct leads to better organization and higher profits for industry leader

When a natural disaster occurs, the leading automotive insurance carriers in North America rely on Insurance Auto Auctions, Inc., (IAA) to act quickly and recover vehicles. And IAA relies on...

Transforming a Tree Farm to a Successful Stone, Gravel Biz

How many small business owners can relate to what life was like when you were a young entrepreneur with an incredible idea? You had the business plan in place, but you needed the means to...

Controlled Collapse: Budget Demolition Brings Down Roughriders’ Stadium

Technology is giving the demolition industry an image overhaul. Cranes swinging hefty wrecking balls into concrete walls are being replaced by precision shears and grapples, artfully...

On a Roll

Increased inflow of materials is driving growth at Region of Waterloo, one of Canada’s pioneers of modern transfer and recycling.

High Reach Demolition Contractor Meets High demand

As Blaze Lambing lumbered his Volvo ultra-high reach excavator through downtown Ellwood City, the sight snagged a headline photo in the daily newspaper. Citizens of this Frank Capra-esque...

Adamo Group Pushes Boundaries with Georgia Dome Demo

The Georgia Dome hosted the 1996 Olympics, four Super Bowls, several NCAA Men’s Final Four basketball championships, and over 37 million spectators. It was a marvel of design when it was...

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.

Janz Enterprises: Purpose-Built for Excavation

Oregon contractors take lessons learned to better Mt. Hood communities.

Sterling Ventures: Mining on the Cutting Edge

A limestone producer in northern Kentucky is setting higher standards for underground mining with inventive techniques and a lean fleet of Volvo Construction Equipment.