Tags: Volvo Construction Equipment

Judge throws out ICP’s antitrust suit against Caterpillar, Komatsu and Volvo CE

Jan 27, 2016

Judge throws out ICP’s antitrust suit against Caterpillar, Komatsu and Volvo CE

A lawsuit filed against three of the largest manufacturers of construction equipment alleging that they worked together to limit competition from Chinese manufacturers has been thrown out of federal court. According to a report from the Wall Street Journal, U.S. District Judge Richard ...

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25 Days of RollOuts: Volvo Construction Equipment’s L90H wheel loader

Dec 30, 2015

25 Days of RollOuts: Volvo Construction Equipment’s L90H wheel loader

Volvo’s L90H wheel loader comes standard with a new efficient Tier 4 Final engine. Combined with the new Torque Parallell linkage, the machine is said to have improved fuel efficiency without any drop in performance. The wheel loader is also ...

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Aggregates Manager’s Top 25 Rollouts of 2015

Dec 01, 2015

Aggregates Manager’s Top 25 Rollouts of 2015

How we made our choices When we ask readers how we can best help them keep track of changes in the products and services they use to produce aggregates, almost everyone wants an annual short list of the really important stuff. No ...

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Volvo CE reports increased market share despite sales, profit drops in 3Q

Oct 26, 2015

Volvo CE reports increased market share despite sales, profit drops in 3Q

Despite continued growth in the North American market, Volvo Construction Equipment sales and profit dipped during the third quarter. The manufacturer saw 11.84 billion SEK in sales ($1.4 billion) during the quarter, down 5.5 percent from Q3 2014. However, even with the lower ...

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Rollouts September 2015

Sep 01, 2015

Rollouts September 2015

More fuel-efficient excavator The new E-Series crawler excavator from Volvo, the EC160, features the company’s Tier 4 Final D4 engine. The engine upgrade gives an 8-percent increase in fuel efficiency while also boosting the tractive force and engine power by 5 ...

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Volvo CE intros EC160E excavator with power, fuel efficiency boosts (PHOTOS)

Aug 10, 2015

Volvo CE intros EC160E excavator with power, fuel efficiency boosts (PHOTOS)

Lower operating cost combined with operator comfort were key for Volvo Construction Equipment when designing the EC160E, the company’s newest E-Series crawler excavator. The new machine features a Volvo Tier 4 Final D4 engine that delivers an 8-percent improvement in fuel ...

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PHOTOS: Meet the 1966 Volvo DR 631: aka Gravel Charlie, the first articulated dump truck ever created

Jul 14, 2015

PHOTOS: Meet the 1966 Volvo DR 631: aka Gravel Charlie, the first articulated dump truck ever created

One display at the recent Volvo Days event in Sweden had a decidedly nostalgic turn: the 1966 Volvo DR 631, the company’s first articulated hauler, also dubbed “Gravel Charlie.” Reconditioned by the nearby Munktell Museum in Eskilstuna, the Gravel Charlie is ...

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New quarry research could lead to energy use savings of up to 71 percent

Jul 04, 2015

New quarry research could lead to energy use savings of up to 71 percent

Volvo Construction Equipment is partnering with multinational construction firm Skanska Sweden and the Swedish Energy Agency on a nearly $25 million research project that will examine electromobility possibilities in a quarry environment. “The interesting thing about quarries is that you have ...

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Volvo CE’s new SmartCare service will monitor and translate your telematics data for you

Jun 05, 2015

Volvo CE’s new SmartCare service will monitor and translate your telematics data for you

Volvo Construction Equipment has launched a new fleet management assistance service that takes the manufacturer's dealer involvement to a new level. The new SmartCare service will include three tiers:Basic, Plus and Complete. As you progress from Basic through Complete, your Volvo ...

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Operator performance drives the bottom line

Mar 01, 2015

Operator performance drives the bottom line

The economic recovery brings renewed (and welcome) demand for building materials. Recently, this trend coincides with lower diesel prices. Rising demand plus lower costs; is a golden age just around the corner? Most likely, it will be something less. Regardless of ...

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Volvo’s new Tier 4 Final loaders are said to be its most fuel-efficient to date

Nov 24, 2014

Volvo’s new Tier 4 Final loaders are said to be its most fuel-efficient to date

The Volvo L110H and L120H are said to be among the manufacturer’s most environmentally friendly and fuel-efficient machines to date. The latest generation of machines in the 18- to 22-ton class is powered by an 8-liter tier 4 Final engine with ...

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SDLG to manufacture backhoes, motor graders; machines will no longer have Volvo brand

Nov 17, 2014

SDLG to manufacture backhoes, motor graders; machines will no longer have Volvo brand

Volvo Construction Equipment announced its Chinese SDLG division will now manufacture its backhoes and motor graders, and the Volvo brand would be discontinued for both products. Volvo says it will discontinue product development and production of these products in both North ...

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