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.

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.

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...

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.

Rock Hard Numbers Make Savage Stone Choose Volvo

Plot the perfect location for an ultra-hard rock quarry in one of the nation’s hottest infrastructure markets and your finger would land on Savage Stone, LLC. The...

Ahead of the curve: Louisiana paving company relies on Intelligent Compaction

Based in West Monroe, Louisiana, the 50-year-old D and J Construction has paved a lot of roads and seen many generations of equipment as they have worked on major interstate jobs such as the...

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,...

Before “Gold Rush” There Was “Rock Rush”

Tucked away in the creases and crevices of mountainous terrain that characterize Brightwood, Ore., is an aggregates operation that has been around since the 1950s: Mt. Hood Rock. (click for...

Expanding a Landfill’s Lifespan

Volvo wheel loaders and articulated haul trucks are used to maintain a 500-acre municipal landfill, transfer station and recycling site in Lycoming County, Pennsylvania.

Volvo EW180E Lets Community Put Wheels Into Motion

The Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community is carved into 52,000 acres between Scottsdale, Fountain Hills and Mesa, Arizona, with the majestic Red Mountain as a backdrop. Location and the...

Tervita Metal Recycling

A Canadian-based recycling company wastes no time adding value to scrap metal

I-4 MEGAPROJECT – MORE THAN JUST A ROAD BUILD

At the forefront of global trends in infrastructure design, management, financing and community enhancement.

Volvo excavators rebuilding Amarillo’s underground infrastructure

Amarillo, Texas is known for petroleum, beef and helium. But water could be this Western Panhandle city’s most valuable commodity.

From Our Roots. Naturally

Volvo plays a key role in the birth of Canada’s newest marble quarry.

US contractor makes right utility connections

Helping make all the right utility connections for New England is the job of Volvo CE-equipped gas and water work specialist, Barber Utilities.