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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 ...

Volvo’s ECR25D compact excavator offers short swing radius for tight spaces

Volvo’s ECR25D compact excavator offers short swing...

Posted by Amy Materson on Sep 10, 2013

Volvo Construction Equipment’s newest machine offers larger machine performance in a compact unit. The ECR25D short-swing-radius compact excavator, weighs just ...

VIDEO: Volvo equipment demo/dance showcases nimble giants

VIDEO: Volvo equipment demo/dance showcases nimble...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Sep 02, 2013

It takes a lot of skill to run construction machines. Being able to run them in a choreographed sequence at ...

Volvo Innovation Forum gives clues to the company’s future construction equipment

Volvo Innovation Forum gives clues to the...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Aug 29, 2013

Volvo Construction Equipment kicked off its Innovation Forum Tuesday in Eskilstuna, Sweden with a fast paced series of briefings from ...

Volvo Construction Equipment 2Q sales fall 19%, operating income down 52 percent

Volvo Construction Equipment 2Q sales fall 19%,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 26, 2013

Attributing year-over-year declines to "weaker sales, especially in the mining industry," Volvo Construction Equipment reported its second quarter results with ...

Volvo Chinese subsidiary SDLG announces plan to enter North American market with LG938L, LG959 wheel loaders

Volvo Chinese subsidiary SDLG announces plan to enter...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jul 24, 2013

Confirming prior reports, SDLG, a China-based Volvo Construction Equipment brand, announced this morning it will enter the North American market ...

Volvo’s new ECR58D, ECR88D short swing radius excavators offer big machine features

Volvo’s new ECR58D, ECR88D short swing radius...

Posted by Amy Materson on Jul 09, 2013

Volvo says its newest short wing radius excavators offer both performance and productivity in confined spaces. The ECR58D and ECR88D feature ...

Volvo announces Tier 4 Interim “de-tiering” kit to allow for equipment resale in less regulated countries

Volvo announces Tier 4 Interim “de-tiering” kit to...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jun 13, 2013

A conversion kit that will allow Volvo customers to resell their Tier 4 Interim machines outside of highly regulated countries ...

VIDEO: Volvo remote technology chief discusses how telematics have changed the service call

VIDEO: Volvo remote technology chief discusses how...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Apr 26, 2013

During  the unveiling of Volvo Construction Equipment’s expanded Shippensburg, Pennsylvania plant, I got to visit Volvo’s CareTrack center -- the ...

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