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Circle of Life: Factory that made Volvo construction equipment for 167 years is destroyed by its own machines

Circle of Life: Factory that made Volvo construction...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 25, 2014

After being in operation for more than 167 years, a Volvo Construction Equipment hardening plant in Sweden met its own ...

Volvo CE fills gap in C-Series line with launch of  MCT110C compact track loader

Volvo CE fills gap in C-Series line with launch of ...

Posted by Amy Materson on Feb 10, 2014

With the launch of the MCT110C compact track loader, Volvo Construction Equipment fills the gap between their MCT85C and MCT125C ...

With acquisition finalized, Volvo Rents is now BlueLine Rental

With acquisition finalized, Volvo Rents is now BlueLine...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Feb 10, 2014

After its acquisition by private equity firm Platinum Equity -- finalized in January --Volvo Rents has been rebranded BlueLine Rental. With ...

Volvo CE operating income plummets 54% in 2013 despite gains in 4Q

Volvo CE operating income plummets 54% in 2013 despite...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 06, 2014

Despite encouraging gains in the fourth quarter, Volvo Construction Equipment will be glad to put 2013 behind it. Full-year sales fell ...

VIDEO: Excavator busts massive beaver dam, artfully tiptoes away from ensuing flood

VIDEO: Excavator busts massive beaver dam, artfully...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 17, 2014

This video exemplifies the fun of watching construction equipment. In it we see a very skilled operator bust up a ...

Cummins releases “sulfur tolerance kit” for 49 to 675 hp engines

Cummins releases “sulfur tolerance kit” for 49 to...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Dec 24, 2013

Answering concerns about how machines using its Tier 4 engines can be used in lower regulated countries, Cummins said today ...

Volvo sells Volvo Rents equipment rental business to Platinum Equity

Volvo sells Volvo Rents equipment rental business to...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 10, 2013

As rumored earlier this year, the Volvo Group has agreed to sell its Volvo Rents construction equipment rental business to ...

VIDEO: Trucking company owner parodies Van Damme’s “Epic Split” to demonstrate the dangers of Obamacare

VIDEO: Trucking company owner parodies Van...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 09, 2013

A few weeks ago, an ad by Volvo Trucks took the Internet by storm. It featured action star Jean Claude ...

VIDEO: Jean-Claude Van Damme performs “Epic Split” between two trucks in reverse in viral Volvo ad

VIDEO: Jean-Claude Van Damme performs “Epic...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 18, 2013

The folks at Volvo have put together some pretty audacious advertisements for their new trucks. First they let a hamster ...

Volvo CE maintains outlook as 3Q operating income falls 17%

Volvo CE maintains outlook as 3Q operating income falls...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 25, 2013

Citing weak demand and "no clear sign of a global recovery in the sector in sight," Volvo Construction Equipment saw ...

John Deere announces Tier 4 engine conversion kit for 2015

John Deere announces Tier 4 engine conversion kit for...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Oct 15, 2013

A conversion kit will be available starting in 2015 for John Deere Tier 4 Interim machines sold into countries where ...

VIDEO: Hamster drives a Volvo FMX dump truck up the side of a quarry

VIDEO: Hamster drives a Volvo FMX dump truck up the...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 17, 2013

Wanting to demonstrate the ease in steering its latest FMX dump truck, Volvo Trucks decided to set up a funny ...

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