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Hydraulic excavators top list of construction equipment types sold by Ritchie Bros. in 2012

Hydraulic excavators top list of construction equipment...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 01, 2013

Ritchie Bros. auctioneers has published five "Top 5" lists to its website that provide a pretty interesting look at equipment ...

Robert Smith Inc.’s Volvo ABG7820 paver placing 5 ½ inches of RCC in Dalton, Georgia.

Contractor finds niche success with roller-compacted...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Feb 01, 2013

  If you were to ask Robert Smith, he'd tell you – he's glad he found a new niche. After four decades ...

Volvo receives Equipment World Innovations Award

Volvo receives Equipment World Innovations Award

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jan 30, 2013

Pamela Messer and Ian Harvey (center and right) receive the 2013 Equipment World Innovations Award from our own Geoffrey Love, ...

Volvo CE appoints Thorsten Poszwa as global director of external communications

Volvo CE appoints Thorsten Poszwa as global director of...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jan 29, 2013

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has appointed Thorsten Poszwa as the company’s new global director of external communications, effective May ...

Volvo acquires 45 percent of Dongfeng Commercial Vehicles

Volvo acquires 45 percent of Dongfeng Commercial...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jan 28, 2013

AB Volvo has signed an agreement with Dongfeng Motor Group (DFG) to acquire 45 percent of Dongfeng Commercial Vehicles (DFCV), ...

Volvo moves North American backhoe production from Mexico to Brazil

Volvo moves North American backhoe production from...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jan 18, 2013

Volvo Construction Equipment will move its North American backhoe production from its plant in Tultitlan, Mexico, to Pederneiras, Brazil. Volvo says ...

Skid steers grow up; how to choose the right one for you

Skid steers grow up; how to choose the right one for...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jan 01, 2013

Talk about humble beginnings: The skid-steer loader was developed to move turkey manure out of barns. A Minnesota poultry producer ...

Volvo Rents expands in Wisconsin

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 26, 2012

Volvo Rents has acquired FRED Rents, a two-location construction equipment rental company with stores in Madison and Neenah, Wisconsin. In addition ...

AEMP hosts Asset Management Symposium

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 19, 2012

The Association of Equipment Management Professionals (AEMP) will host its annual two-day Asset Management Symposium in Louisville, Kentucky, October 30-31.This ...

Volvo Rents expands in Ohio

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 10, 2012

Volvo Rents has opened a rental center in Cleveland, Ohio, located at 16000 Brookpark Road. The store is Volvo Rents’ fifth ...

Navistar changing exhaust technology for 2013

Posted by Jack Roberts on Jul 06, 2012

Navistar today announced plans to use a new diesel emissions technology for its MaxxForce 13- and 15-liter engines that now ...

Volvo increases Deutz shareholding

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 19, 2012

Volvo has signed an agreement with Deutz to increase their shareholding from 6.7 percent to more than 25 percent, making ...

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