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EC200E vs EC220E: Which excavator is right for me?

Volvo Construction Equipment offers two crawler excavator models in the 20-25t class – the EC200E and the EC220E. Making the right choice between them will ensure minimum total cost of ownership and maximum profitability. Both the Volvo EC200E and EC220E crawler excavators are high-quality machines with comfortable cabs and easy …

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Volvo 90-tonne excavator now available worldwide

Volvo 90 tonne excavator now available worldwide

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) is launching a new 90-tonne excavator fitted with a Stage V engine to meet requests from markets with such engine regulation. The 90-tonne EC950F crawler excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) offers the perfect combination of power and stability to handle a high capacity …

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5 easy ways to increase jobsite safety

5 easy ways to increase jobsite safety

At Volvo CE we design our machines to be as safe as possible but safety ultimately results from the combination of machine technology and operator behaviour. Here are five simple ways operators can keep themselves and those around them safe. Carry out daily maintenance inspections Before the start of every …

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Horses for Courses at L & S Waste Management

Horses for Courses at L & S Waste Management

Hampshire based L & S Waste Management Ltd has just added two new Volvo excavators to its fleet of mobile equipment that take up residency at the company’s Portsmouth recycling centre. The two new machines are a twenty tonne EC200E which was launched globally earlier this year and the slightly …

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Load Assist challenges wheel loader operators to do better

Load Assist challenges wheel loader operators to do better

The new Operator Coaching application offered for the Volvo Co-Pilot interface gives wheel loader operators tips and challenges to improve their driving. The latest upgrade to the Volvo CE Load Assist family is a new app called Operator Coaching. This feature helps operators of Volvo L110H to L260H wheel loaders …

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5 easy ways to increase machine resale value

5 easy ways to increase machine resale value by Volvo Construction Equipment

High resale value is an important contributor to the low total cost of ownership (TCO) of Volvo machines. Here are five simple tips to increase the profitability of your machine further still. Keep a complete service history log If you’re selling a piece of used equipment with many hours on …

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How to select the right excavator bucket for your application

How to select the right excavator bucket for your application

Because excavators are such versatile machines, there’s no one-size-fits all bucket for every job. But making the best choice is important. Productivity, fuel efficiency and service life all depend on having the right fit. Choosing the right size of bucket Excavator specifications Bucket size is limited first and foremost by …

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Volvo values maintained at Greener Composting Ltd

Volvo values maintained at Greener Composting Ltd

Since this family-run business purchased a Volvo BM4200 for its farming activities back in 1983, Greener Composting Ltd carries on a tradition of owning and operating Volvo machines with a new Volvo L70H loading shovel. After a chance visit to the Volvo BM stand at a trade exhibition, held at …

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New Volvo for Ron Hull Demolition Ltd

Ron Hull Demolition Ltd of Rotherham South Yorkshire has opted for a Volvo EC480E rigged with both High Reach and intermediate demolition equipment. The delivery of the new machine is the culmination of a long and detailed evaluation of its specification and capabilities that was ultimately considered more favourable by …

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3 easy ways to reduce excavator total cost of ownership

3 easy ways to reduce excavator total cost of ownership

The cost of owning an excavator includes so much more than the initial purchase price. Fuel consumption, maintenance and depreciation all play an important role. By understanding these factors and choosing a machine that is equipped to control them, owners will get more from their excavator for less. 1. Vary …

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