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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...

Winterizing pavers and compactors

Preparing your equipment for colder temperatures

Volvo debuts its largest excavator to date — the EC750E — at MINExpo® 2016

The 75-ton EC750E boasts not only significant measurable improvements to power, productivity and digging force — it’s also more fuel efficient than its smaller predecessor, enabling higher...

Volvo honors colleague with character that encourages others to “play in the dirt”

Volvo recognizes the memory of one of the strongest ambassadors of its articulated hauler with a character inspired by his joy for construction — Henrik the Hauler. 

Volvo A60H – world’s largest articulated hauler — makes North American debut at MINExpo 2016

Volvo Construction Equipment once again reinvents the category of articulated haulers with the A60H — a first-of-its-kind, 60-ton-capacity, fully articulated hauler that invites customers to...

Volvo launches load assist with award-winning co-pilot interface for volvo h-series wheel loaders

Real-time payload data and work order management functionality empower profitability through greater load accuracy and job-specific documentation — all on an intuitive, scalable platform.

Helping Solve the Skills Gap

Finding skilled construction industry workers — from welders and fabricators to mechanics and engineers — has become increasingly challenging, and is creating a number of pain points that...

Back to School Applies to Roadbuilding Veterans, Too

Volvo Construction Equipment Road Institute® prepares for 2016 – 2017 “school year,” announces courses aimed at helping roadbuilding professionals improve quality and efficiency

LEGO® Technic builds air-powered mini wheeled excavator

The EW160E wheeled excavator is the latest Volvo machine to get the LEGO® Technic treatment. A replica in everything but size, the new model boasts 1,166 individual elements and a built in...

Stephen Roy appointed President Volvo CE Americas Sales Region

Stephen Roy has been appointed President, Sales Region Americas, Volvo Construction Equipment, effective September 1st, 2016.

Winner of Volvo “Still Hauling” contest celebrates the articulated hauler’s 50th anniversary in Braås, Sweden

1968 Volvo DR860 hauler continues to be a daily workhorse for California-based demolition and recycling contractor.

Hauler motion picture show- satisfying your every need

The latest short film from Volvo Construction Equipment opens the door to the world of opportunities available at Volvo CE – starting with customization.

Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 route refreshed

ALICANTE, Spain, June 29 – Tough, intense, and featuring almost three times as much Southern Ocean sailing as the previous edition, the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 will be contested over the...

Volvo Co-Pilot wins prestigious human-machine interface award

Volvo Construction Equipment is celebrating after its revolutionary Volvo Co-Pilot on-board services display beat stiff competition to win an international accolade.

Volvo Co-Pilot shortlisted for human-machine interface award

The revolutionary Volvo Co-Pilot on-board services display is one of three finalists in the category ‘most innovative HMI feature’ in the Car HMI Awards 2016.

Volvo launches new range of high performance application-specific buckets, designed to increase productivity

The three newest additions to the comprehensive range of wheel loader buckets from Volvo are redesigned with increased capacity and spillage protection for faster cycles at a lower operating...

Volvo CE commemorates 50 years of hauler innovation in style

A week-long series of festivities are helping celebrate Volvo Construction Equipment’s half century of innovation and market leadership in articulated haulers.

Heavy Equipment Industry Showers Volvo CE with accolade

EquipmentWatch and Engineering News Record honored the global construction equipment manufacture for its contribution to the industry.