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Volvo CE intros new C-Series motor graders with engine upgrades, better fuel consumption

Volvo CE intros new C-Series motor graders with engine...

Posted by Amy Materson on Oct 22, 2014

Designed to handle a range of grading applications, Volvo has introduced its new C-Series motor graders, including the G930C, G940C, ...

VIDEO: Go behind the scenes at LEGO to see how the Volvo L350F wheel loader Technic set was designed

VIDEO: Go behind the scenes at LEGO to see how the...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 13, 2014

One of the coolest construction machines to debut at the big ConExpo-Con/Agg show earlier this year was also one of ...

Why are new wheel loaders seeing more fuel efficiency gains than other Tier 4 machines?

Why are new wheel loaders seeing more fuel efficiency...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 01, 2014

  For most machines, Tier 4 Final fuel efficiency gains are around 5 percent. Yet fuel efficiency for wheel loaders is ...

Volvo CE launches EC350E crawler excavator with updated controls, more fuel-efficient D13 engine

Volvo CE launches EC350E crawler excavator with updated...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 22, 2014

Following the launch of the new EC480E earlier this week, Volvo Construction Equipment has introduced another Tier 4 Final crawler ...

Volvo launches EC480E crawler excavator: high power, low fuel use

Volvo launches EC480E crawler excavator: high power,...

Posted by Amy Materson on Aug 20, 2014

Volvo has launched its new EC480E crawler excavator which features a Tier 4 Final D13 engine. Designed for quarry and ...

On sale now, here’s the first look at the LEGO Technic Volvo L350F wheel loader in action (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

On sale now, here’s the first look at the LEGO...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 12, 2014

If you're one of those folks who likes to get their Christmas shopping out of the way early, or if ...

The three new models in the Cat F series of backhoe loaders – 416F, 420F and 430F – are center pivot machines that feature a new Cat C4.4 ACERT engine, greater lift capacity, more bucket breakout force and increased backhoe control. The engine is equipped with the Cat NOx Reduction System and a diesel particulate filter for emissions reduction. Each model includes hydraulic refinement, new lift arms to increase hinge-pin height by 5 percent, a composite fuel tank and a new hinged cooling pack to improve service access. Cat.com

Should you buy a new backhoe now or wait for the Tier 4...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 01, 2014

The 2013 Equipment World Spec Guide had 10 new models of backhoes in the 14-foot and greater categories. This year, ...

Terex Trucks: “Business as usual, but with added muscle” after sale to Volvo CE

Terex Trucks: “Business as usual, but with added...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jul 30, 2014

In a statement today, Volvo Construction Equipment added to comments it made to Equipment World earlier this month on its ...

Volvo launches new L110H and L120H wheel loaders; reduce fuel usage 18%

Volvo launches new L110H and L120H wheel loaders;...

Posted by Amy Materson on Jul 29, 2014

Volvo has launched its new 18- to 22-ton-class L110H and L120H wheel loaders, delivering 256 and 268 gross horsepower, respectively. Designed ...

Sales slump in China offsets gains elsewhere as Volvo CE operating income falls 43% in 2Q

Sales slump in China offsets gains elsewhere as Volvo...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 21, 2014

After kicking the year off with a sales boost and 29-percent increase in operating income during the first quarter, things ...

Volvo CE after truck buy: “We want to work with distribution to keep the Terex flag flying”

Volvo CE after truck buy: “We want to work with...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jul 14, 2014

Now that Volvo Construction Equipment’s acquisition of Terex’s articulated and rigid frame trucks is complete, Volvo is concentrating on continuing ...

VIDEO: Excavator uprights artic truck that managed to flip and fold itself in half

VIDEO: Excavator uprights artic truck that managed to...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 11, 2014

The first time you see the predicament this Volvo articulated truck is in, you can't help but wonder how on ...

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