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Volvo CE Reinforces its commitment to Building Tomorrow with projects that benefit communities worldwide

Volvo Construction Equipment is shining a light on its community-focused efforts with The Building Tomorrow Project – an initiative that encourages involvement and action to create a more...

Volvo Boosts Customer Uptime with QuickFit® Engine Assurance Program for Safe, Clean and Fast Oil Changes

The program bundles a rapid oil change system with a zero-spill guarantee and eight years/12,000 machine-hour engine coverage.

Volvo Updates and Expands Load Assist Across Wheel Loader Line; Announces Machine Updates

Volvo CE is updating its mid-size and large wheel loaders with machine and software features that improve productivity, performance and total cost of ownership.

Volvo CE Adopts Clean Product Branding as Part of Award-Winning Design Philosophy

This simple switch to shorter and less complicated product names represents Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) much wider ambition to look beyond the product to a more holistic site...

Volvo CE Partners with Professional Futurists and Students to Present Visions of a Possible Future

Volvo CE has unveiled a new project that furthers its efforts in “Building Tomorrow.” The company has partnered with professional futurists to gather their forecasts for the industries that...

Volvo CE electric machines available for online prebooking in North America

Customers who sign up will be among the first to have the opportunity to get one of Volvo’s new electric compact machines, the Volvo ECR25 electric excavator and L25 electric wheel loader.

Volvo CE to Divest Blaw-Knox Paver Business to Gencor Industries

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has signed an agreement to divest the North American Blaw-Knox paver business and associated assets to leading asphalt equipment manufacturer Gencor...

Volvo CE L45H and L50H wheel loaders now offered with high-speed driveline

A high-speed driveline option is now available on Volvo Construction Equipment L45H and L50H compact wheel loaders, which more than doubles top speeds from 12 mph (20 km/h) to 31 mph...

Sales Slip 14% in Second Quarter at Volvo Construction Equipment

The global impact of the Covid-19 pandemic weighed on Volvo CE’s second quarter results, partially offset by a strong rebound in the key Chinese market. 

Patrick Shannon appointed President of Volvo Financial Services Region North America

Effective July 1, Shannon will have overall responsibility for business operations and financial results in Canada, Mexico and the United States.

Volvo Group North America Recognized for Waste Reduction Efforts by DOE Better Buildings, Better Plants Program

Volvo Group North America recently received a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Better Plants Better Practice Award for preventing and reducing waste at several North American facilities. The...

Volvo Autonomous Hauler wins Red Dot award

The TA15 – part of the TARA autonomous transport solution from Volvo Autonomous Solutions – has won a coveted Red Dot Award for product design  – the most globally-recognized mark for...

Volvo CE Names 2019 Dealer of the Year and Uptime Dealer of the Year Winners

Volvo Construction Equipment has named Tyler Equipment its 2019 Dealer of the Year in North America. The company also awarded Housby Heavy Equipment the title of 2019 Uptime Dealer of the...

Volvo CE Partners with Local Community Coalition for COVID-19 Support

Volvo Construction Equipment is donating $17,500 to provide COVID-19 assistance through the Shippensburg Community Resource Coalition (SCRC). The funds will support a community social worker...

Volvo CE helps restore Florida's Everglades to former glory

The construction of the C-43 water reservoir is part of the giant hydrological restoration project taking place in the Everglades. Dozens of Volvo CE machines are on site building the...

Volvo CE donates $290,000 to two nonprofits from auction of Gold Rush excavator

Voters in Discovery’s Give Big Giveaway determined the amounts Building Homes for Heroes and Habitat for Humanity each receive.

Volvo CE Produces and Donates Personal Protective Equipment to Local Healthcare Workers

Through internal crowdsourcing of the best designs, materials and assembly techniques, Volvo Construction Equipment employees are producing face shields and ear guards for local front line...

Sales Slip 17% in Volvo CE's First Quarter

Demand stalled in the first quarter as measures to stop the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic took hold. Despite a recovery in the Chinese market in March, the quarter still saw sales down by...

South Coast AQMD Awards Volvo Construction Equipment $2M to test Electric Heavy Equipment in California

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) was awarded a $2 million grant for a commercial pilot of the company’s electric, zero-emissions excavator and electric wheel loader in California. The...

Volvo CE Machines Win EquipmentWatch Awards for Highest Retained Value and Lowest Cost of Ownership

For the fifth year in a row, construction industry insights provider EquipmentWatch has recognized Volvo Construction Equipment machines with its Lowest Cost of Ownership Awards and Highest...