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Volvo CE partners with National Geographic on Sustainability Campaign

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has joined forces with National Geographic to highlight a breathtaking project to save an endangered community against the threat of rising sea...

Volvo CE names Alta Equipment 2018 Dealer of the Year

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) North America has named Alta Equipment Company (Alta Equipment) the 2018 Dealer of the Year. The Detroit, Michigan-based company demonstrated...

Volvo CE expands ActiveCare Direct™ to pavers

Owners of select models can now benefit from the 24/7 machine monitoring and reporting service that provides all the benefits of telematics without the burden of sorting through data and...

Volvo Construction Equipment sees sales up 27% in 2018

Supported by a fourth quarter that saw sales up 21% and deliveries increase by 24%, Volvo Construction Equipment ended its strongest year ever buoyed by good demand from all major regions...

Volvo CE Opens Parts Distribution Center in Canada

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has opened a new parts distribution center in Toronto, Canada, to better serve its customers in the country. The new facility is part of the company’s...

Volvo expands mini excavator lineup in North America with ECR18E and EC20E

Volvo Construction Equipment is adding to its E-Series mini excavators in North America with the launch of the ECR18E and the EC20E. The EC20E comes with a range of significant performance...

Volvo CE goes electric on smaller machines

In an industry-first move, Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has announced that in 2020 it will start the launch of an electric range of Volvo branded compact wheel loaders and compact...

Better roads: the American dream

With the condition and funding of the US’s road network stuck in the slow lane, what does the future hold for America’s motorists? ARTBA Chairman Bob Alger and Chief Economist Dr. Alison...

Tech School Receives Gold Rush Haul Truck from Volvo

Volvo Construction Equipment is donating an articulated haul truck, used on Discovery Channel’s “Gold Rush” television series, to train future equipment operators at Lehigh Career and...

Four Volvo Products Named to Construction Equipment Magazines 2018 Top 100 List

Construction Equipment magazine’s Top 100 New Products List recognizes the year’s most innovative new construction equipment and related products that offer advances in technology, deliver...

CARBON EMISSIONS REDUCED BY 98% AT VOLVO CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT AND SKANSKA'S ELECTRIC SITE

Volvo Construction Equipment and its customer Skanska have recorded groundbreaking results from their Electric Site research project – including a 98% reduction in carbon emissions, a 70%...

Hoffman Equipment Acquires the Assets of Penn-Jersey and Strengthens Volvo CE’s Dealer Network

Hoffman Equipment (Hoffman) is expanding its retail territory in the Northeast United States. The Piscataway, New Jersey-based dealer is purchasing Penn-Jersey Machinery’s assets and will...

Updated Volvo Site Simulation Helps Customers Lower Total Cost of Production

The next-generation Volvo Site Simulation uses enhanced real-time data to help customers optimize site productivity and maximize profitability.

FUEL USE - HOW LOW CAN YOU GO?

The diesel engine has become a highly efficient power source – but how much further can it be developed. In this article Dr. Staffan Lundgren discusses whether the humble engine has a...

Watch How A Hollywood Action Hero Gives Volvo Excavators The Boot Camp Treatment

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has teamed up with Swedish star Dolph Lundgren to showcase the ultimate in excavator endurance in stunt-filled mini-movie Pump It Up.

Volvo CE sales up 24% in Q3

Strong growth in South America, China and Russia help drive sales growth in Volvo Construction Equipment’s third quarter of 2018.

Volvo CE aims for industry's highest lifecycle values with Volvo Certified Used program

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has a new strategy for increasing the lifecycle value of its machines, and is leveraging the expertise of its dealer network to take the “guess work”...

Volvo Services Portfolio Lets Customers Choose and Bundle Aftermarket Offers

Volvo Services allows customers to pick from a range of products and services spanning nine categories that will benefit their business — from safety and uptime to productivity and...

Volvo Introduces its First Dedicated Material Handler for North America

Designed for the waste and recycling industries, the new EW240E material handler from Volvo Construction Equipment is a powerful and reliable machine for challenging work conditions.

New Volvo wheeled excavators available through Sourcewell and HGACBuy procurement programs

Volvo’s EWR150E, EWR170E and EW220E, the latest in Volvo Construction Equipment’s wheeled excavator lineup, can now be bought using purchasing cooperatives Sourcewell and HGAC.