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Volvo Construction Eqpt. MT2000/MW500 Milling Machines
January 6, 2009

Volvo Construction Eqpt. offers the Volvo MT2000 and Volvo MW500 milling machines. The new Volvo MT2000 is a four-track, front-load, half-lane milling machine powered by a 610-horsepower Tier 3 Cummins engine. The Volvo MT2000 offers three distinct engine and drum cutting speeds selectable from the operator’s panel. The low-speed selection provides higher torque at a lower engine rpm to power through tough material or deep-cut applications. The Volvo MW500 is a four-wheel, rear-loading, utility-class milling machine that offers a standard cutting width of 19.69 inches (500 mm) Because of its compact size and maneuverability, ideal applications include patching, joints, trenching and close cutting around street and roadway obstructions. The four-wheel Volvo MW500 has an extremely tight cutting radius of 78.7 inches (200 mm), which is comparable to many three-wheel machines on the market.