Wheeled excavator EW240E Material Handler

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EW240E Material Handler

Put waste in its place

Throughout the decades, Volvo wheeled excavators have proven to be multi-purpose and reliable machines. Built on experience and the proven EW210D MH concept, comes our best material handler yet – the EW240E Material Handler. Specifically designed for waste and recycling industries and manufactured in the Volvo factory, this machine offers all the tested features from our previous excavators – and much more.

Values in Imperial Change

57,320 lbs
Operating weight
173 hp
Gross power
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