Volvo announced its foray into forestry with the introduction of three new forestry machines. The three models – the 26-ton EC210 BFX, the 31-ton Volvo EC 240 BFX, and the 36-ton Volvo EC 290 BFX – have been engineered to meet the needs of the international forestry industry. In the Volvo FX range, the F denotes Forestry and the X represents the Heavy Duty attributes of these machines. The FX range comes in three configurations: harvesters and processors, log loaders and general forestry units. Operator comfort and safety were central to the design of these machines as they come with many features to ensure both.
Company explores new territory with heavy-duty forestry machines
September 18, 2006