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Sales up 36% in strong second quarter at Volvo Construction Equipment

Transformation program and increasing demand in key markets helps boost Volvo CE in Q2 2017, with significant improvements in both sales and earnings.

Volvo rolls out new offer for ActiveCare Direct — free for one year on all eligible new machine purchases

Originally debuted at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 with a limited-time enrollment offer, ActiveCare Direct is now available free for one year on new purchases of a wide range of Volvo Construction...

The first. The best. The most - Volvo celebrates 75,000th hauler

With half of all the articulated haulers ever made bearing the Volvo brand, the company has just passed another landmark – the production of its 75,000th hauler.

LX1 prototype hybrid wheel loader delivers around 50% fuel efficiency improvement during customer testing

Volvo Construction Equipment’s LX1 prototype electric hybrid wheel loader has excelled during hundreds of hours of real-world testing, achieving around a 50% improvement in fuel efficiency...

New Volvo PL3005E rotating pipelayer increases power and lifting capacity

As the latest addition to the lineup of Volvo E-Series rotating pipelayers, the PL3005E boasts impressive improvements to power, productivity and efficiency versus predecessor models, all on...

Melker Jernberg appointed President of Volvo Construction Equipment

Melker Jernberg has been appointed President of Volvo Construction Equipment and member of the Volvo Group Executive Board.

Powering up waste disposal

With the help of Volvo excavators, a waste-to-energy facility in Pennsylvania is undertaking significant site improvement efforts to lay the foundation for enhanced site safety and...

Volvo introduces the P4410B paver: A true commercial/heavy highway crossover

The new P4410B tracked paver from Volvo Construction Equipment is a powerful machine in a compact package — bridging the gap between heavy-commercial and light-highway paving.

Volvo CE unveils 100% electric compact excavator prototype

Volvo Construction Equipment demonstrated the EX2 – a fully electric compact excavator that delivers zero emissions, 10 times higher efficiency, 10 times lower noise levels and reduced total...

Volvo CE sales increase 30% in first quarter

Buoyed by improving market conditions and the positive impact of its transformation program, Volvo Construction Equipment saw sales increase by 30% in the first quarter of 2017.

Volvo CE helps close skills gap, donates $10,000 to local vocational school

Chambersburg-based Franklin County Career and Technology Center is the beneficiary of proceeds from the auction of a special edition articulated hauler.

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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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....