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Winner of Volvo “Still Hauling” contest celebrates the articulated hauler’s 50th anniversary in Braås, Sweden

1968 Volvo DR860 hauler continues to be a daily workhorse for California-based demolition and recycling contractor. 2016 marks the 50th anniversary of the Volvo articulated hauler, and as part of the yearlong celebration, Volvo held a contest to identify the oldest Volvo articulated hauler still actively working on a North American jobsite. After reviewing the […]

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Volvo Launches New Range of High Performance Application-Specific Buckets, Designed to Increase Productivity

The three newest additions to the comprehensive range of wheel loader buckets from Volvo are redesigned with increased capacity and spillage protection for faster cycles at a lower operating cost. Specifically designed to fit Volvo L110-L350 wheel loaders, the Volvo Sand bucket, Volvo Rehandling Flat Floor bucket, and Volvo Rehandling bucket enable operators to reduce […]

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Volvo Construction Equipment North America Launches Fully Redesigned Website

Streamlined navigation, mobile responsiveness and modernized design make for a user-friendly, informative experience on any device. Volvo invites visitors to explore the newly redesigned volvoce.com/na — featuring the valuable information visitors have come to rely on, reorganized in a more user-friendly, intuitive format. “We’re always striving to give our customers the information and support they need […]

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Volvo CE Debuts New Compact Excavators at Rental Show 2016

The new EC35D and ECR40D feature roomier cabs and intelligent hydraulics for increased power and reduced fuel consumption. The EC35D compact excavator and ECR40D short swing radius compact excavator share the same engineering advancements as their larger-model counterparts — including perfectly matched engine and hydraulics, and innovative fuel-saving functions — all in a compact package. […]

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Students Find Opportunity to Fill Crippling Skills Gap with Help of Companies, Teachers

Volvo kicked off its first in a series of educational workshops for technical students this month. Leveraging its 50th anniversary of the invention of the articulated hauler, Volvo Construction Equipment is touring North America in a golden hauler, making stops at dealerships along the way to connect students who have expressed an interest in the […]

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Volvo CE debuts new compact excavators at Rental Show 2016

The new EC35D and ECR40D feature roomier cabs and intelligent hydraulics for increased power and reduced fuel consumption. The EC35D compact excavator and ECR40D short swing radius compact excavator share the same engineering advancements as their larger-model counterparts — including perfectly matched engine and hydraulics, and innovative fuel-saving functions — all in a compact package. […]

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Volvo L45H and L50H Compact Wheel Loaders are Fully Loaded for All-Around Performance

The new L45H and L50H compact wheel loaders from Volvo Construction Equipment are well-balanced machines, built for greater fuel efficiency and improved hydraulic flow for faster cycle times at reduced operating cost. The H-series wheel loaders from Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) are powerful assets on every jobsite and in every application. Equipped with Volvo’s […]

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National Joint Powers Alliance® awards Heavy Equipment Contract to Volvo Construction Equipment

The National Joint Powers Alliance® (NJPA) contract will allow Volvo Construction Equipment to better serve state and municipal customers by streamlining access to equipment from the entire Volvo product line. The NJPA is a public agency that serves as a member-focused cooperative for over 50,000 member agencies throughout the United States, as well as ­Alberta, […]

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The Volvo EC60E Is The Perfect Fit For Any Application

The newest compact crawler excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment is built for comfortable, efficient and versatile operation. The new EC60E crawler excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment is built to perform on any jobsite — from confined spaces to major construction projects. Equipped with a Volvo Tier 4 final engine and adjustable hydraulic flow, the machine […]

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Volvo Construction Equipment Announces 2015-2016 Road Institute® Course Schedule

The paving industry’s premier training program is designed to help contractors apply smart paving principals, and improve the quality and efficiency of their work. Road Institute will offer training sessions, ranging from two to five days, beginning in mid-September 2015 through May 2016. Courses are held at the Road Institute Training Center in Shippensburg and […]

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New Volvo EC160E Boosts Fuel Efficiency & Power

The EC160E is the newest E-Series crawler excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment, and incorporates a powerful Tier 4 Final engine into a durable design, providing excellent fuel efficiency and a robust performance in tough applications. The new EC160E crawler excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment is designed with a range of new features that boost fuel […]

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Volvo ECR145E and ECR235E Prove Powerful Performers in Tight Places

The new E-series short swing crawler excavators from Volvo Construction Equipment deliver better visibility when operating in confined spaces and greater fuel efficiency without compromising on power and performance. The ECR145E and ECR235E from Volvo Construction Equipment are equipped with a powerful Volvo Tier 4 Final engine that delivers up to 10 percent fuel economy […]

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