Volvo CE

Volvo Construction Equipment is launching a new mid-sized wheeled excavator, the EWR130E, which gives the shortest front and rear swing radius in its size class without compromising on lifting performance or digging force. With a rear swing of 5 feet 1 inch and a front swing of 5 feet 11 inches, the has the shortest swing radius in the 12-...
Volvo Construction Equipment launches the all-new EW200E Material Handler, aimed at the light waste handling segment. Its bigger brother — the EW240E Material Handler — is updated with a longer boom. Both give customers new options for waste and recycling applications. Matthew McLean, Product Manager, Excavators, Volvo CE, said: “A dedicated material handler is purpose-built for these applications, compared with modifying...
Alta Equipment Group (Alta) is expanding its territory into New York State. The Detroit, Michigan-based company has purchased the construction equipment assets of Vantage Equipment and will initially offer Volvo CE products and services from three New York locations: Batavia, Latham, and Syracuse. Alta takes over the distribution of Volvo CE products in most of the geographic areas of New...
The new Volvo Certified Used center at Alta Equipment in Jacksonville, Florida is Volvo CE’s fourth location following the opening of centers in Philadelphia, Las Vegas, and Detroit in the last two years. Machines in the Volvo Certified Used (VCU) program go through a rigorous inspection process, giving customers confidence in what they‘re buying. “The construction industry has seen an increase in used...
Volvo Construction Equipment has updated its Dig Assist machine control application for excavators with new features that make it even faster and easier to create plans and put more information at operators’ fingertips. “It’s simple by design. If you use a smartphone, the Dig Assist app on the Co-Pilot display is a very similar experience — it quickly becomes second nature for...
In recent years, Volvo Penta has established itself as a leading off-road engine manufacturer in the agricultural industry and has fast become a key OEM partner. Volvo Penta has come a long way since it first exhibited at Agritechnica in 2013. Its engines are widely used in the agricultural sector, helping to meet emission regulations in harvesters, sprayers, irrigation pumps,...
Volvo CE has developed a rotating pipelayer attachment kit that allows an excavator to also work as a pipelayer. Volvo Construction Equipment has introduced a new attachment kit that allows 14-ton excavators to be converted into rotating pipelayers, offering a simple solution for users who don’t want to buy a dedicated pipelayer and who have been using conventional excavators for...
Volvo Construction Equipment is shining a light on its community-focused efforts with The Building Tomorrow Project – an initiative that encourages involvement and action to create a more sustainable world in which all have access to clean water, housing, proper nutrition, and education. Volvo Construction Equipment has a long history of supporting community projects that spread social good. Now, in...
The program bundles a rapid oil change system with a zero-spill guarantee and eight years/12,000 machine-hour engine coverage. Oil changes are one of the most time-consuming routine maintenance activities, and also high risk for environmental and safety hazards. The QuickFit Engine Assurance Program offered exclusively through Volvo CE, shortens downtime by over 50% per preventive maintenance service event. It is coupled...
This simple switch to shorter and less complicated product names represents Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) much wider ambition to look beyond the product to a more holistic site overview. Designed to fit more closely with the brand’s premium look and feel, this new design philosophy and designation policy have already won the prestigious 2020 Red Dot Product Design...