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,…

Volvo to Push Boundaries at CONExpo/CON-AGG 2017

Volvo to Push Boundaries at CONExpo/CON-AGG 2017

From industry-first size classes to technology advancements in machine interfaces and customer support capabilities — it will be clear to visitors why Volvo chose ‘push…

Volvo CE Announces Headquarters Move from Brussels, Belgium, to Gothenburg, Sweden

Volvo CE Announces Headquarters Move from Brussels, Belgium, to Gothenburg, Sweden

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) announced last week that the company’s global headquarters will move from its current location in Brussels, Belgium, to Gothenburg, Sweden….

Planning on Buying a Skid Steer or Track Loader? Check Out Our 2017 Loader Market Watch

Planning on Buying a Skid Steer or Track Loader? Check Out Our 2017 Loader Market Watch

High-Spec Units with Undercarriages Continue to Eat Up Market Share Be prepared for an interesting 2017. We have a new reality TV star President who’s…

Innovative Iron Awards 2016: Volvo’s New ECR40D Short Swing Radius Compact Excavator

Innovative Iron Awards 2016: Volvo’s New ECR40D Short Swing Radius Compact Excavator

The Coolest and Most Creative Compact Equipment of 2016 The bad news: Future growth in construction and landscaping will require increased skills and productivity to…

Volvo Construction Wins Sweden’s Quality Innovation Award for Awesome HX1 Autonomous, Battery-Electric, Load Carrier

Volvo Construction Wins Sweden’s Quality Innovation Award for Awesome HX1 Autonomous, Battery-Electric, Load Carrier

The HX1 prototype autonomous, battery-electric, load carrier from Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has scooped up the Swedish Institute for Quality’s (SIQ) Quality Innovation of…

Payco Specialties Relies on Volvo Skid Steers to Tackle Pavement Marking Projects

Payco Specialties Relies on Volvo Skid Steers to Tackle Pavement Marking Projects

The Road to Success The first painted highway center lines were inspired in 1911 by a leaking milk wagon dribbling a white trail down the…

Volvo Excavators — 2016 Spec Guide

Volvo Excavators — 2016 Spec Guide

Seven Models Fill the Range with Four Zero Tail Swing Machines Volvo offers seven models of compact excavators and nomenclature denotes the approximate operating weight in…

Volvo Track Loaders — 2016 Spec Guide

Volvo Track Loaders — 2016 Spec Guide

Four Single-Armed Models from the Global Construction Brand Volvo Construction Equipment offers a range of four tracked models in its C-Series compact track loader product…

Volvo Skid Steers — 2016 Spec Guide

Volvo Skid Steers — 2016 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 first…

Volvo Construction Equipment Celebrates Alta Equipment Company’s New Detroit Facility

Volvo Construction Equipment Celebrates Alta Equipment Company’s New Detroit Facility

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) celebrated the grand opening of Alta Equipment Company’s new facility in the heart of Detroit on June 17. The Livonia-based…