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What it takes to pave a parking lot, Part 2: Rollers

What it takes to pave a parking lot, Part 2: Rollers

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 02, 2013

Editor's Note: If you haven't already, be sure to check out Part 1 of this series on pavers by clicking ...

What it takes to pave a parking lot, Part 1: The Pavers

What it takes to pave a parking lot, Part 1: The Pavers

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 01, 2013

Just imagine that it’s a sunny spring morning in suburban America, and that our job is to pave and compact ...

Shell collaborates with Volvo, Mack Trucks on global LNG fuel

Shell collaborates with Volvo, Mack Trucks on global...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Mar 28, 2013

Shell has taken part in two new global collaborations—one with Volvo Trucks and one with Mack Trucks—to encourage the use ...

Transportation Sec. LaHood: Volvo’s first U.S.-made wheel loader a sign of confidence in American economy, workers

Transportation Sec. LaHood: Volvo’s first...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 26, 2013

Last week, we watched as the first American made Volvo wheel loader (an L60G) rolled off the line at the ...

Volvo gives sneak peek of new P7110 paver, DD110B compactor at World of Asphalt (VIDEO)

Volvo gives sneak peek of new P7110 paver, DD110B...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 22, 2013

Though neither product is yet shipping (one hasn't even gone into production yet) Volvo Construction Equipment gave attendees at World ...

Volvo celebrates Shippensburg plant expansion with commemorative L60G wheel loader

Volvo celebrates Shippensburg plant expansion with...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Mar 22, 2013

"This is really about Volvo's ongoing commitment to North American market," said Pat Olney, president, Volvo Construction Equipment in remarks ...

Volvo launches two new tracked pavers

Volvo launches two new tracked pavers

Posted by Amy Materson on Feb 25, 2013

Volvo Construction Equipment’s new tracked pavers provide power and precision for delivering a perfectly smooth mat in demanding conditions. The P8820C ABG ...

Head of Volvo Construction Americas lauds Obama’s focus on improving infrastructure

Head of Volvo Construction Americas lauds Obama’s...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 19, 2013

During his State of the Union address last week, President Barack Obama dedicated a significant amount of time to the ...

Little change in Volvo Construction Equipment net sales for 2012

Little change in Volvo Construction Equipment net sales...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Feb 06, 2013

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has released its fourth quarter and year­-end results, which report net sales for 2012 remained ...

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, ...

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