Tracks in the Snow: Properly Equipped, Compact Track Loaders Can Excel at Winter Work

Tracks in the Snow: Properly Equipped, Compact Track Loaders Can Excel at Winter Work

Compact track loaders extend seasons. During the wet weather months, these track machines can work earlier and later where skid steers can’t (because tracks have…

Updated Volvo Site Simulation Aims to Help Customers Lower Total Cost of Production

Updated Volvo Site Simulation Aims to Help Customers Lower Total Cost of Production

The next-generation Volvo Site Simulation uses enhanced real-time data to help customers optimize site productivity and maximize profitability. Volvo Site Simulation increases efficiency and profits…

Friday Fun: Volvo CE Creates Hilariously Awesome Video with Dolph Lundgren and Its Excavators

Friday Fun: Volvo CE Creates Hilariously Awesome Video with Dolph Lundgren and Its Excavators

The Volvo brand has a history of getting ‘80s action stars to be in awesome promotional videos for its products. Do we need to remind…

Volvo CE unveils electric compact wheel loader concept

Volvo CE unveils electric compact wheel loader concept

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) unveiled its latest concept machine — known as the LX2 — to industry specialists, policymakers, the media and academics at…

Volvo Skid Steers Summarized — 2018 Spec Guide

Volvo Skid Steers Summarized — 2018 Spec Guide

Eight Single-Armed Models Meeting Both Radial and Vertical Needs Volvo launched three new skid loaders in 2018 as part of its D-Series rollout — the…

Volvo CE inaugurates new headquarters

Volvo CE inaugurates new headquarters

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) officially inaugurated its new global headquarters at Campus Lundby in Gothenburg, Sweden, on Monday, Sept. 3. The company is now…

Volvo CE’s welding intern shows outstanding performance at SkillsUSA Championship 2018

Volvo CE’s welding intern shows outstanding performance at SkillsUSA Championship 2018

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) celebrates the exceptional performance of its welding fabrication engineering intern, Natalie Rhoades, during the SkillsUSA 2018 Championship season. The 20-year-old…

Volvo Compact Wheel Loaders Summarized — 2018 Spec Guide

Volvo Compact Wheel Loaders Summarized — 2018 Spec Guide

Designed with Versatility, Safety and Comfort in Mind The Volvo Construction Equipment line of compact wheel loaders grew from four to six models in the past…

SDLG Compact Wheel Loaders Summarized — 2018 Spec Guide

SDLG Compact Wheel Loaders Summarized — 2018 Spec Guide

A Compact Wheel Loader Designed to Tackle a Variety of Tasks SDLG is one of the world’s top sellers of wheel loaders. The brand was…

Volvo CE North America launches new blog, The Scoop

Volvo CE North America launches new blog, The Scoop

Volvo Construction Equipment has launched a blog, called The Scoop, aimed at construction professionals interested in getting expert information on equipment, business operations and emerging…

Sales up 32 percent in strong second quarter at Volvo CE

Sales up 32 percent in strong second quarter at Volvo CE

A combination of competitive products and high demand in most markets saw Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) report net sales in the second quarter of…

Volvo Construction Equipment Announces 2018-2019 Road Institute Course Schedule

Volvo Construction Equipment Announces 2018-2019 Road Institute Course Schedule

Entering its 53rd season, Road Institute is beneficial to newcomers and industry veterans alike. Registration is now open for Volvo’s 2018-2019 Road Institute, the paving…

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.