Tag Archives: Volvo

Volvo Expands Mini Excavator Lineup in North America with ECR18E and EC20E

Volvo Construction Equipment is adding to its E-Series mini excavators in North America with the launch of the ECR18E and the EC20E. The EC20E comes with a range of significant performance gains versus the D Series model it replaces, while the ultra short-swing ECR18E is an entirely new addition to the Volvo lineup. “We listened […]

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Tech School Receives Gold Rush Haul Truck from Volvo

Volvo Construction Equipment is donating an articulated haul truck, used on Discovery Channel’s “Gold Rush” television series, to train future equipment operators at Lehigh Career and Technical Institute in Schnecksville, Pennsylvania. “High school students enrolled in the Heavy Equipment Operations and Preventive Maintenance program will use the Volvo A35D hauler across the full curriculum,” says instructor […]

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Updated Volvo Site Simulation Helps 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 by providing customers with tools to reduce their total cost per ton. By analyzing worksite conditions and operational goals, Volvo can offer advice on the proper site setup for optimum […]

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Volvo CE Unveils Electric Compact Wheel Loader Concept

Volvo Construction Equipment demonstrated the LX2 electric compact wheel loader at the Volvo Group Innovation Summit in Berlin. The prototype machine delivers zero emissions, significantly lower noise levels, improved efficiency and reduced operational costs. Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) unveiled its latest concept machine – known as the LX2 – to industry specialists, policymakers, the […]

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New Volvo Wheeled Excavators Available through Sourcewell and HGACBuy Procurement Programs

Volvo’s EWR150E, EWR170E and EW220E, the latest in Volvo Construction Equipment’s wheeled excavator lineup, can now be bought using purchasing cooperatives Sourcewell and HGAC. Volvo Construction Equipment’s newest wheeled excavators — the EWR150E, EWR170E and EW220E — are now available through Sourcewell and HGACBuy, adding to Volvo’s robust lineup offered through purchasing cooperatives for governments and nonprofit […]

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Volvo Introduces its First Dedicated Material Handler for North America

Designed for the waste and recycling industries, the new EW240E material handler from Volvo Construction Equipment is a powerful and reliable machine for challenging work conditions. “This is not an example of a manufacturer simply taking an existing machine and modifying it to fit a market. The EW240E was developed specifically for the waste and […]

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Volvo Mid-Size Loader Updates Deliver up to 25% Greater Fuel Efficiency

The L60H, L70H and L90H 2.0 wheel loaders offer improved fuel efficiency, higher tipping loads and maintenance-friendly features. Volvo Construction Equipment has expanded its H-Series 2.0 updates to its L60H and L70H wheel loaders, giving its mid-size lineup improved fuel efficiency and enhanced productivity features, including higher tipping loads and a new loader arm design. […]

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Volvo CE Pilots Pioneering 5G Technology

Volvo Construction Equipment will be among the first in the world to trial 5G mobile technology as part of a unique collaboration with mobile operator Telia Company. The Telia journey to 5G Partnership Program represents a new era of digital innovation and aims to provide a select group of industry partners with an innovative platform […]

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Volvo Pushes Load Assist Real-Time On-Board Weighing Accuracy to +/- 1%

The updated Load Assist, On-Board Weighing, from Volvo Construction Equipment provides payload accuracy within ± 1% on every bucket, while the machine is moving. Volvo Construction Equipment has updated the Load Assist application for its L110H to L260H front end loaders and, together with a new version of the Android platform, operators will now get real-time information […]

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Volvo Construction Equipment Unveils LC450H Landfill Compactor at WasteExpo

The LC450H from Volvo Construction Equipment is designed to maximize uptime in the tough conditions of a landfill. Volvo Construction Equipment has long been committed to the waste and recycling industry with wheel loaders, excavators, haul trucks and attachments. Now, Volvo has applied that industry and equipment expertise to the development of the LC450H landfill […]

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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. Volvo D-Series skid steer loaders and compact track loaders have been revamped with a stronger boom design, backed by Volvo’s lifetime guarantee, that provides up to 11 […]

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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 compaction projects. Volvo Construction Equipment launched the CR30B and CR35B combination rollers at World of Asphalt, adding to its small asphalt compaction line. These versatile machines are powered by a fuel-efficient, […]

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