Tag: Volvo Construction Equipment

It’s important to train operators to be familiar with any built-in fuel-saving features such as auto idle and auto engine shutdown, which can be set to engage after a pre-set amount of time. Photo by Darren Constantino

The benefits of training operators

Reduce costs and elevate an excavator’s resale value with help from your team.

Nine high school students from across Pennsylvania participated in SkillsUSA’s Pennsylvania State Heavy Equipment Competition. Photo courtesy of Volvo Construction Equipment.

Heavy equipment competition targets next generation

May 24, 2017By

Volvo Construction Equipment, Highway Equipment and Supply, and Allan Myers sponsored a heavy equipment competition for high school students.

Photo courtesy of Volvo Construction Equipment

Volvo debuts futuristic concepts, innovations at forum

February 6, 2017By

Volvo CE showcased a range of futuristic concepts and leading-edge innovations designed to increase performance, production and more.


Volvo CE moving headquarters to Sweden

January 12, 2017By

Volvo CE will move its headquarters from its current location in Belgium to Sweden.


Volvo awards funds to two sustainability projects

November 8, 2016By

Volvo Construction Equipment awards funds to two sustainability projects through its Construction Climate Challenge initiative.


Terex Trucks rep reflects on brand, state of rigid hauler market

July 29, 2016By

A Volvo CE executive offers some insights on the rigid hauler market and the state of Terex Trucks.

Volvo representative, Amswede representative stand in front of Volvo DR860 articulated hauler. Photo courtesy of Volvo Construction Equipment.

California contractor rewarded for ‘one old truck’

July 7, 2016By

Volvo Construction Equipment rewards a California recycling contractor in a unique way for maintaining a 48-year-old haul truck.

Volvo Sand bucket is optimized for handling sand or aggregate in small fractions, making it the ideal choice for soft underfoot conditions. The long bucket floor maximizes penetration for improved traction and its flat design helps to maintain a clean and level work area. Available with bolt-on edge as an option.

Volvo debuts range of application-specific loader buckets

June 27, 2016By

Volvo unveiled a new line of application-specific wheel loader buckets with increased capacities and spillage protection features to boost cycle times.