VOLVO CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT Mining News

Volvo hybrid truck breaks speed record

Swedish company Volvo has built a one-off diesel, hybrid truck that has recently set two world speed records at the Wendover Airfield in Utah, America.

Sales surge 51% in first three months of 2010 as Volvo Construction Equipment outperforms recovering market

Improving market conditions, especially in Asia and South America, combined with lower costs and increased capacity utilization drive Volvo CE back into profitability in the first financial quarter of 2010. Read the company's press release […]

Volvo to establish BRIC technology centre in China

Volvo Construction Equipment plans to build a design and technology centre that will concentrate on the development of products and components targeted at the needs of customers in the BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India and China) countries, as well as devising appropriate areas for co-operation between Volvo’s SDLG and Volvo brands. The approximately $40 million investment [...]

Volvo Construction Equipment’s service commitment to Latin America

During the M&T Expo in Sao Paulo, Brazil, at the beinning of June, Volvo Construction Equipment Latin America presented its customer support network strategically distributed across the entire continent. “Volvo is based  on a professional organisation with a strong focus on customer support, which delivers appropriate after-market solutions to met each customer’s needs”, said Yoshio Kawakami, [...]

Eric A. Nielsen Named President, Terex Materials Processing & Mining

WESTPORT, CT, June 9, 2008 – Terex Corporation (NYSE: TEX) today announced that Eric A. Nielsen has been named President, Terex Materials Processing & Mining, effective today.  He will report to Terex President and Chief […]