Volvo’s Electric Excavator Helps Build the Morgan Stanley Garden in London

Volvo’s Electric Excavator Helps Build the Morgan Stanley Garden in London

The construction of the Morgan Stanley Garden – one of this year’s main show gardens at the global consumer showcase – will be the first…

The Futuristic Construction Concept Vehicle Toy from Volvo CE and LEGO Wins a Design Award

The Futuristic Construction Concept Vehicle Toy from Volvo CE and LEGO Wins a Design Award

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has scooped a top prize at the design industry’s most prestigious awards – yet another success of the company’s unique…

New Digs on the Block: The Latest Mini Excavators from Volvo, Deere, Bobcat, Cat, JCB and Beyond

New Digs on the Block: The Latest Mini Excavators from Volvo, Deere, Bobcat, Cat, JCB and Beyond

Like other equipment in the compact world, small hydraulic excavators keep coming up big for manufacturers. In 2018, they continued to enlarge their place in…

Volvo CE Names Michigan’s Alta Equipment 2018 Dealer of the Year

Volvo CE Names Michigan’s Alta Equipment 2018 Dealer of the Year

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) North America has named Alta Equipment Co. the 2018 Dealer of the Year. The Detroit, Michigan-based company demonstrated outstanding performance…

Battery Powered — Volvo Prepares Commercial Release of Electric Compact Excavators and Wheel Loaders

Battery Powered — Volvo Prepares Commercial Release of Electric Compact Excavators and Wheel Loaders

Last year, Volvo Construction Equipment announced a pair of exciting compact machines — the fully electric EX2 compact excavator and LX2 compact wheel loader. Both…

World of Concrete Starts Today: Here Are the Hot Products Highlighting the Biggest Construction Show in America in 2019

World of Concrete Starts Today: Here Are the Hot Products Highlighting the Biggest Construction Show in America in 2019

The busy 2019 tradeshow season begins with World of Concrete, which looks to be the largest event in over a decade. With a strong economy…

Hoffman Equipment Acquires the Assets of Penn-Jersey and Strengthens Volvo CE’s Dealer Network

Hoffman Equipment Acquires the Assets of Penn-Jersey and Strengthens Volvo CE’s Dealer Network

Hoffman Equipment is expanding its retail territory in the Northeast United States. The Piscataway, New Jersey-based dealer is purchasing Penn-Jersey Machinery’s assets and will start selling…

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 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 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…

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…

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’…

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…