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Rolling Out Concrete Plans with Volvo

Tennessee based highway contractor, Robert Smith Inc., recently laid more than 49,000 m2 of compacted concrete at a Jack Daniels distillery site. The official nickname for Chattanooga in the USA is the Scenic City – reinforced by the city’s growing reputation as a haven for all kinds of outdoor activity. It’s surrounded by various mountains, […]

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Modern Classics - The Volvo L30G and L35G Wheel Loaders

It’s not easy improving on machines as popular as the best-selling Volvo L30 and L35 compact wheel loaders, but in their new G-Series guise, these models are more powerful and fuel efficient than ever before. The updated L30G and L35G wheel loaders from Volvo Construction Equipment may be compact — making them ideal for tight […]

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Volvo Small-Wonder ECR25D Short Swing Radius Excavator Gets Up Close & Personal

Not only is the new ECR25D short swing radius compact excavator easy to maneuver and transport, it packs the breakout and tearout forces of a much larger machine — with an engine designed for powerful performance, excellent fuel economy and low emissions. It might be small, but the ECR25D compact excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment […]

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Volvo CE Achieves Gold Status in I Make America Campaign for Second Year

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) announces that Volvo CE has once again joined the elite ranks of the I Make America campaign’s Gold-level company supporters. I Make America is a grassroots campaign that was launched in September 2010 to dramatically improve American manufacturing policies to create more jobs in the U.S. and keep our […]

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Volvo Short-Swing Compact Excavators Help You Work in Tight Spaces

With powerful, fuel-efficient Volvo engines, a perfectly matched hydraulic system and a robust body, the new Volvo ECR58D and ECR88D short swing radius excavators offer remarkable productivity, stability, ease-of-use and safety when working in confined or restricted conditions. When space is in short supply, the new ECR58D and ECR88D short swing radius compact excavators from […]

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Volvo Construction Equipment Maintains Profitability Despite Weak Global Market

  Sharply lower global demand, especially in the mining sector, weighs on first quarter 2013 results at Volvo CE. But with improved profitability over the previous quarter and inventories now in balance, the company has increased production to meet the spring selling season. Volvo Construction Equipment was negatively impacted by weak demand across most of […]

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Volvo CE Inaugurates $100 Million North American Expansion

A major investment program at Volvo CE’s Shippensburg production hub sees the first US-built wheel loaders roll off a new assembly line, as well as the inauguration of a new Americas headquarters building. On March 21, 2013, Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) cut the ribbon on its $100 million expansion program at its Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, […]

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New Volvo P7110 and P7170 Pavers Provide Industry-Leading Precision

New Volvo pavers — tracked P7110 or wheeled P7170 — provide operators with maximum versatility to suit the needs of any job; delivering the power, precision and quality that highway paving contractors demand. Volvo pavers are known for their high-quality output, and the new P7000 series pavers — born from the Blaw-Knox legacy — are […]

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The New Volvo SD75 Soil Compactor - High Productivity Meets Low Emissions

The new SD75 is not just a powerful, hard-working soil compactor with a Tier 4i certified engine and a host of innovative features, the SD75 is a high impact machine that boasts a low impact on the environment. When it comes to demanding compacting jobs, the new SD75 soil compactor from Volvo Construction Equipment is […]

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Volvo Introduces Performance Grade Pavers - Designed for Ultra-Smooth and Precise Mat Placement

With independent travel drives, electronic traction control and powerful Volvo engines, the new P7820C ABG and P8820C ABG take steep hills and tight turns in stride. The new P8820C ABG tracked paver from Volvo Construction Equipment can pave widths up to 42.7 ft. (13 m), while the P7820C ABG paves up to 36 ft. (11 […]

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Volvo Takes Demolition to New Heights with New High-Reach Excavator

Demolition is one of the most demanding lines of work in the industry. Volvo Construction Equipment is helping customers gain more reach, power and control with its newest high-reach demolition-model excavator — the EC700CHR. Volvo Construction Equipment now offers three high-reach (HR) excavators with available boom heights ranging from 69-105 ft. (21-32 m). The newest […]

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Volvo Ocean Race Will Make Three Stops in the Americas

Three Volvo Ocean Race stopovers are announced for the Americas: one in the US and two in Brazil. The stopovers are an excellent opportunity to strengthen the Volvo brand with existing partners and develop new relationships. The Volvo Ocean Race is widely regarded as the world's leading offshore professional sailing event and one of the […]

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