CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT North America

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Volvo Construction Equipment announces 2018-2019 Road Institute course schedule

Entering its 53rd season, Road Institute is beneficial to newcomers and industry veterans alike.

SALES UP 32% IN STRONG SECOND QUARTER AT VOLVO CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT

Helping the Volvo Group to its best ever quarter, Volvo CE posted significant improvements in sales, earnings and order intake.

Volvo CE North America Launches New Blog, The Scoop

Tailored for a mix of owners, operators and fleet managers, The Scoop (volvoceblog.com) provides practical content that is helpful in day-to-day equipment management, operation and...

Volvo CE and LEGO® Technic introduce ZEUX

Volvo Construction Equipment and LEGO® Technic team up with children to create an autonomous concept wheel loader of the future.

Volvo CE pilots pioneering 5G technology

Volvo Construction Equipment will be among the first in the world to trial 5G mobile technology as part of a unique collaboration with mobile operator Telia Company.

Volvo Pushes Load Assist Real-Time On-Board Weighing Accuracy to +/- 1%

The updated Load Assist, On-Board Weighing, from Volvo Construction Equipment provides payload accuracy within ± 1% on every bucket, while the machine is moving.

Changes in Volvo CE dealernetwork reflect the company’s strategy to lead in customer value

Volvo Construction Equipment’s (Volvo CE) North American dealer network has seen a number of changes over the last year. Dealerships have changed hands, territories have expanded and new...

INFOGRAPHIC: Timeline of Construction Safety Solutions

According to OSHA 6.5 million people work on construction sites every day in the US alone. The fatal accident rate is higher than any other industry. With risk prevention a top priority for...

Volvo debuts updated L90H wheel loader at World of Asphalt 2018

Offering up to 20 percent greater fuel efficiency, added versatility and lower lifetime operating costs, the new L90H, featuring H-Series 2.0 updates, is a multi-talented powerhouse.

Sales up 30% in Volvo CE’s first quarter

Significant market demand increases in all major regions helped propel Volvo Construction Equipment to a strong first quarter 2018, with sales up 30% and profitability up 79%.

Volvo Construction Equipment Unveils LC450H landfill compactor at WasteExpo

The LC450H from Volvo Construction Equipment is designed to maximize uptime in the tough conditions of a landfill.

INFOGRAPHICS: TOP TECH TRENDS TO BOOST CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTIVITY

Construction is one of the largest industries in the world, yet its productivity record lags behind that of the world economy, growing at just 1% a year.

Volvo introduces new combination rollers at World of Asphalt 2018

With the latest engine technology and features that help to provide a dense, high-quality mat, the CR30B and CR35B are the ideal fit for small-scale compaction projects.

EquipmentWatch recognizes Volvo CE with multiple Highest Retained Value Awards

Volvo Construction Equipment’s commitment to lifecycle value earns coveted industry awards. More than 12,000 models were considered before naming the EC380E and L90 award winners.

Volvo adds three new models to its wheeled excavator lineup

The new EWR150E, EWR170E and EW220E wheeled excavators give contractors the mobility and production they need for urban and congested jobsites.

Volvo CE expands dealer network with appointment of Hawaii Truck Parts, Sales and Services

A proven dealer of Volvo Trucks and Mack Trucks, the company is now adding Volvo Construction Equipment products and services to its portfolio.

Volvo extends lifetime warranty to cover demolition and wheeled excavators

The Volvo Lifetime Frame and Structure Warranty now includes high-reach demolition excavators and wheeled excavators.

Volvo H-Series 2.0 wheel loaders: New hydraulics and optimized transmission for faster cycle times

The Volvo H-Series 2.0 Update includes features that promote faster cycle times and up to 10 percent greater productivity and 20 percent greater fuel efficiency.

Volvo adds new size class with ECR355E short swing crawler excavator

The newest addition to the Volvo E-Series excavator lineup from Volvo Construction Equipment offers a 10 percent increase in fuel efficiency over its predecessor model and increased digging...