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Volvo Plans to Push Limits at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017

CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017

If you’re ready to see the latest, most innovative machines in the construction industry, there’s no place like CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada, March 7-11. Because Volvo believes that building for tomorrow means having smart, powerful machines with minimal environmental impact and maximum productivity, the company has big plans for CONEXPO – and Cowin…
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The “Ex Factor” with Volvo E-Series Excavators

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Managing a fleet of heavy construction equipment isn’t easy. Neither is overseeing a project, keeping a team working like a well-oiled machine, and making sure everything is moving along smoothly. Fleet managers who want the best from their equipment need to find the x-factor. For those looking for excavators that get the job done, Volvo…
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Tips for Managing Costs of Owning Excavators

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Excavators are essential pieces of construction equipment, but if you’re not careful, owning one can be very expensive.25 Whether you have Volvo excavators, Case excavators, or excavators from any number of noted manufacturers, managing costs is an important part of ownership. Here are tips you can follow to manage the operating costs of your excavating…
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A Quick Overview of Hydraulic System Maintenance

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One of the most overlooked – but most important – components of heavy construction equipment is the hydraulic system. Hydraulics help power a lot of the mechanisms that make performance possible for a piece of construction equipment. But they often aren’t heavily checked, inspected, or maintained, which can lead to problems down the road. Most…
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