Dig This History of Volvo’s Evolving Excavator Range

Dig This History of Volvo’s Evolving Excavator Range

With a history that can be traced all the way back to 1832, Volvo CE is one of the true pioneers of the construction equipment…

New Volvo Double Drum Compactors Deliver Double Digit Gains in Fuel Efficiency

New Volvo Double Drum Compactors Deliver Double Digit Gains in Fuel Efficiency

Able to perform in tight areas or the open road, the DD30B and DD35B double drum compactors from Volvo Construction Equipment offer up to a…

Volvo Skid Steers Summarized — 2017 Spec Guide

Volvo Skid Steers Summarized — 2017 Spec Guide

Seven Single-Armed Models Meeting Both Radial and Vertical Needs Volvo offers seven skid steer loader models (three radial and four vertical lift). In 2011, Volvo…

Volvo Construction Equipment Announces 2017-2018 Road Institute Course Schedule

Volvo Construction Equipment Announces 2017-2018 Road Institute Course Schedule

Entering its 52nd season, the paving industry’s premier training program offers a mix of classroom and hands-on training on a variety of operations and maintenance…

Volvo Rolls Out New Offer for ActiveCare Direct — Free for One Year on All Eligible New Machine Purchases

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…

A Data-Driven Approach: Importance of Granular Control in General Contracting and Subcontracting

A Data-Driven Approach: Importance of Granular Control in General Contracting and Subcontracting

In today’s construction industry, contractors and firms are undertaking increasingly complex projects. With increasing costs of materials, profit margins are smaller than ever, and the…

Understanding Brush Cutters and Flail Mowers for Compact Excavators

Understanding Brush Cutters and Flail Mowers for Compact Excavators

Mini excavator is almost a misnomer these days. Excavators of all sizes are being used for more than just actual excavation. Take mulching applications for…

Volvo at #CONEXPO: 24-Hour Parts Guarantee, ActiveCare Direct, Dig Assist

Volvo at #CONEXPO: 24-Hour Parts Guarantee, ActiveCare Direct, Dig Assist

Volvo had a lot to discuss at CONEXPO in Las Vegas, but what stood out most were the service-oriented upgrades. Here’s the info on the…

The Ultimate Compact Equipment CONEXPO Showcase (We’ll Be Reporting from the Show All Week)

The Ultimate Compact Equipment CONEXPO Showcase (We’ll Be Reporting from the Show All Week)

The Biggest Construction Trade Show in America Takes Over Vegas, March 7-11 It only happens every three years. It’s considered the ultimate American construction event,…

New England’s Barber Utilities Relies on Volvo Equipment to Succeed

New England’s Barber Utilities Relies on Volvo Equipment to Succeed

Helping make all the right utility connections for New England is the job of Volvo CE-equipped gas and water work specialist The legendary Volvo Ocean…

Excavator Tech: How Engines, Hydraulics and Hybrids Are Evolving the Mini Ex Market

Excavator Tech: How Engines, Hydraulics and Hybrids Are Evolving the Mini Ex Market

The long arm of a mini excavator has become a pretty powerful and popular tool for American contractors. Fitted with a bucket, hammer, brush cutter,…