Construction Equipment North America

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Volvo excavators win Highest Retained Value Awards from EquipmentWatch

The world’s leading information database for the construction industry honored two Volvo excavator series for retaining strong competitiveness in the resale market.

Volvo PT125C - where rubber meets the road

The new PT125C pneumatic tire roller from Volvo Construction Equipment is a versatile and durable machine that ensures quality compaction and reliable uptime.

Volvo SD45B drums up quality compaction

The SD45B soil compactor from Volvo Construction Equipment is the complete package, providing long-lasting performance and unmatched versatility to ensure a low total cost of ownership.

Volvo pushes boundaries at CONEXPO/CON-AGG 2017 with major launches, operator assist technology, and a new era for telematics support

From the launch of its flagship wheel loader – the L350H – to the true two-pass L260H loader, plus new compaction equipment and a host of other machine and customer-supporting control...

Volvo CE reveals latest technology in redesigned L350H

The all-new flagship of the Volvo wheel loader range features a 10% improvement in fuel efficiency and a host of other productivity improvements as well as a striking new design.

North America ‘cornerstone of Volvo CE’s global plan’, says company president

Construction equipment manufacturer has a strong manufacturing, distribution and sales organization in the US, and is confident about the country’s long-term prospects, said Volvo CE...

Volvo CE introduces 10 tonne oscillatory compactor

Complete with new oscillation technology, the DD105 OSC double drum compactor from Volvo Construction Equipment has the ability to effectively compact in delicate areas, such as bridges,...

Volvo launches Dig Assist in North America, an intuitive machine control solution for crawler excavators

The latest in a suite of programs offered for the Volvo Co-Pilot interface, Dig Assist provides real-time guidance for operators to ensure job parameters are met more quickly, more...

Volvo launches 24-Hour Parts Guarantee in North America

Volvo Construction Equipment demonstrates its commitment to customer uptime with a 24-Hour Parts Guarantee in the United States, including Alaska, and a 48-Hour Parts Guarantee in Canada and...

Volvo debuts new double drum asphalt compactors at CONEXPO

The DD120C and DD140C are the latest and largest additions to the Volvo lineup of asphalt compactors — designed with 20 percent improved fuel efficiency, new intelligent features and high...

Volvo CE unveils the next generation of its electric load carrier concept

Volvo Construction Equipment presented the HX2 autonomous, battery-electric, load carrier at CONEXPO/CON-AGG 2017. The second-generation concept machine is part of an electric site research...

Volvo launches ActiveCare Direct in North America; a revolutionary approach to telematics

Volvo is removing the noise, time commitment and data analysis associated with telematics by providing 24-7/365 active machine monitoring and monthly fleet reporting direct from Volvo, and...

Volvo EW60E compact wheeled excavator makes North American debut at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017

The latest and smallest addition to the Volvo wheeled excavator lineup boasts impressive breakout force in an incredibly nimble, fuel-efficient and versatile package.

Volvo L260H: Two full buckets for one full truck

The new L260H wheel loader from Volvo Construction Equipment is a true global two-pass loader that is purpose-built to take on the toughest jobs, ensuring optimum performance, profitability...

Volvo helps close skills gap, donates proceeds of 50th anniversary A40G to skills organizations

The one-of-a-kind, golden-painted Volvo A40G articulated hauler, created to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Volvo’s invention of the hauler category, was sold at the Ritchie Bros....

Volvo SD45B debuts at The Rental Show

The SD45B soil compactor from Volvo Construction Equipment is an excellent addition to any rental fleet — providing unmatched versatility and ease of service to ensure a low total cost of...

Volvo Construction Equipment sees improved performance in Q4

Performance plan leads to profitability improvements despite continued challenging market conditions. In Q4 2016, net sales at Volvo Construction Equipment increased by 20%.

Volvo expands product lineup with A45G articulated hauler, increases tonnage across G-Series

Increased payload capacities, on-board weighing, dynamic drive and a range of new standard features all serve to improve productivity and safety while reducing cost-per-ton.

Volvo PL4809E Tier 4 rotating pipelayer pushes performance to new limits

The new PL4809E rotating pipelayer from Volvo Construction Equipment delivers superior performance capabilities, thanks to its excavator-based design, safety-enhancing features, advanced...

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