Friday Fun: Volvo CE and Lego Technic team up with children to create an autonomous concept wheel loader of the future

Friday Fun: Volvo CE and Lego Technic team up with children to create an autonomous concept wheel loader of the future

Volvo Construction Equipment and LEGO Technic construction toys have joined creative forces with a team of children to design a futuristic, autonomous construction machine. The…

Check out Volvo’s formidable excavator six pack

Check out Volvo’s formidable excavator six pack

Was there ever a machine more adaptable, scalable or shape-shifting than the excavator? Here we look at the versatility behind a selection of Volvo Construction…

Operation Volvo: Be the First North American Journalist to Operate the EW60E Wheeled Excavator

Operation Volvo: Be the First North American Journalist to Operate the EW60E Wheeled Excavator

SPECS: Engine: 60.6-net-hp Tier 4 Final Volvo diesel Max. Travel Speed: 18.6 mph Max. Dig Depth: 10 ft, 10 in. Max. Dig Reach: 19 ft,…

Changes in Volvo CE Dealer Network Reflect the Company’s Strategy to Lead in Customer Value

Changes in Volvo CE Dealer Network Reflect the Company’s Strategy to Lead in Customer Value

Volvo Construction Equipment has made several changes to its dealer network over the last year, adding new dealers, and in some cases, expanding veteran dealers’…

The Operator Experience: Our First Issue Dedicated to Operating Equipment Comes Out in June

The Operator Experience: Our First Issue Dedicated to Operating Equipment Comes Out in June

We’re getting our boots muddy operating a lot of equipment this spring. As you’re reading this issue, myself and other Compact Equipment editors are behind…

Sales up 30% in Volvo CE’s First Quarter, Check These Numbers

Sales up 30% in Volvo CE’s First Quarter, Check These Numbers

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…

Editor at Large: Visiting Volvo Construction Equipment in Pennsylvania to operate the EW60E wheeled compact excavator

Editor at Large: Visiting Volvo Construction Equipment in Pennsylvania to operate the EW60E wheeled compact excavator

We’re getting our boots muddy operating a lot of equipment this spring. One of our big goals for 2018 was to get the Compact Equipment…

Volvo Launches Six New Skid Steer and Compact Track Loader Models with D-Series Rollout

Volvo Launches Six New Skid Steer and Compact Track Loader Models with D-Series Rollout

The new MC110D, MC115D and MC135D skid steer loaders and MCT110D, MCT125D and MCT135D compact track loaders offer more strength, greater capacities, and improved safety and operator comfort.

Excavator Tool Carrier: Attachments Push Mini Excavators Beyond Digging

Excavator Tool Carrier: Attachments Push Mini Excavators Beyond Digging

Compact Excavators Can Dig in Many ways, but they can Do a Lot More than Just that The skid steer loader has often been referred…

Volvo CE Moves into 3D Printing of Parts

Volvo CE Moves into 3D Printing of Parts

Volvo Construction Equipment moves into a new dimension to assist customers in supplying spare parts, and as part of its commitment to the research and…

Infographic: Five Ways to Save Money on Your Machines

Infographic: Five Ways to Save Money on Your Machines

For many construction site managers, getting the lowest total lifetime cost is crucial when managing their fleets. So how can they save money on their…

Volvo Introduces New Combination Rollers at World of Asphalt 2018

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…

EquipmentWatch recognizes Volvo CE with multiple Highest Retained Value Awards

EquipmentWatch recognizes Volvo CE with multiple Highest Retained Value Awards

Industry business intelligence authority, EquipmentWatch, has chosen Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) for two of its 2018 Highest Retained Value Awards. The EC380E excavator and…

Top Tech Trends to Boost Construction Productivity Via Cool Volvo Infographics

Top Tech Trends to Boost Construction Productivity Via Cool Volvo Infographics

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%…

Volvo CE’s Fully-electric Compact Excavator Prototype Wins Intermat Innovation Award

Volvo CE’s Fully-electric Compact Excavator Prototype Wins Intermat Innovation Award

Volvo Construction Equipment’s fully-electric compact excavator has won an Intermat Innovation Award for its revolutionary design. The EX2 prototype delivers zero emissions, 10 times higher…

CE Awards 2017: Volvo’s L20H and L25H Wheel Loaders and Wacker Neuson’s TH627 Telehandler

CE Awards 2017: Volvo’s L20H and L25H Wheel Loaders and Wacker Neuson’s TH627 Telehandler

The Coolest and Most Creative Compact Equipment of the Year Exploration is the engine that drives innovation, so let’s go exploring. Let’s search through a…

Holiday Toy Showcase: We picked a few construction-focused presents for your kids

Holiday Toy Showcase: We picked a few construction-focused presents for your kids

  We’re making a list and checking it twice. Finding all the toys that are awesome and super nice! Whether you are shopping for a…

Volvo CE Appoints New Dealers in Iowa and Nebraska

Volvo CE Appoints New Dealers in Iowa and Nebraska

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has appointed two new dealers to the company’s dealer network in the Midwest. The appointments reflect Volvo CE’s strategy to…

Volvo Construction Equipment Expands Parts Distribution Footprint in Canada

Volvo Construction Equipment Expands Parts Distribution Footprint in Canada

Volvo’s new Canadian Parts Distribution Center will provide critical parts to dealers across Canada Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) is bolstering its commitment to customer…

Volvo Partners with Allied Construction Products, Expanding Hydraulic Breaker and Compactor Attachment Options

Volvo Partners with Allied Construction Products, Expanding Hydraulic Breaker and Compactor Attachment Options

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo) and Allied Construction Products LLC (Allied) have entered into an agreement for the sale and support of Allied hydraulic breakers. The…