Volvo CE

Volvo CE is adding a West Coast technical training facility in the San Francisco Bay Area this summer as part of a larger initiative to invest in technical training across North America. In addition to diesel construction equipment, the facility will serve as a hub for Volvo Group battery-electric vehicle training including Volvo CE, Volvo Trucks North America, and...
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...
Volvo Construction Equipment has named Tyler Equipment its 2019 Dealer of the Year in North America. The company also awarded Housby Heavy Equipment the title of 2019 Uptime Dealer of the Year. The Dealer of the Year award recognizes the dealership in North America that best promotes the Volvo brand and the company’s core strategies: to provide the highest uptime...
The EC200E, which made its debut at Bauma, gives a new choice for contractors and rental companies who want Volvo quality with exceptional value in light to medium applications. The new EC200E crawler excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment gives customers a new option between Volvo’s 16- and 22-ton machines — a 20-ton class excavator that offers strong performance and comes...
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 media and academics at the...
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-...
In a global first, Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) is among a small number of pioneering companies trialling 5G mobile connectivity. With the program set to make a big impact on construction innovation, we find out more from 5G expert Calle Skillsäter, Volvo CE’s Technical Specialist for Connected Machines. The 5G partner program by Telia and Ericsson is the first...
Leick Baumschulen, a tree farm and landscaping business in Germany, is the first customer to test Volvo Construction Equipment’s (CE) L25 Electric compact wheeled loader. The company, which carries out a range of jobs including pallet handling, material loading, grading, and sweeping, has been participating in the model’s pilot phase of testing, prior to it becoming available for general sale...
At bauma, Volvo CE introduced its first commercial electric compact excavator and wheel loader models. The two new machines, deliver zero exhaust emissions, lower noise levels, a reduced energy costs and less maintenance requirements. Starting in 2020, Volvo CE will begin to launch a complete range of electric compact excavators (EC15 to EC27) and wheel loaders (L20 to L28), stopping new diesel engine-based...
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...