Volvo

Machinery Focus: Sweden – a land of saints and Volvos

Machinery Focus: Sweden – a land of saints and Volvos

Saints are very much in the mind in terms of Ireland’s patron saint, but it is worth remembering another fellow...

March 17, 2022

Results are in: JCB Farm Master tops the poll

Results are in: JCB Farm Master tops the poll

We opened a poll on Monday Рseeking your input and views to find out which machine is held in highest...

January 3, 2018

Poll: What is (or was) the most iconic ‘silage’ loader in Ireland?

Poll: What is (or was) the most iconic ‘silage’ loader in Ireland?

Well away from the frenzied and frenetic foray that is the silage cutting campaign, we’re taking a nostalgic look at...

January 1, 2018

Volvo CE grows its share in key international markets

Volvo CE grows its share in key international markets

Gains in market share in many countries have contributed to a “strong performance” for Volvo Construction Equipment (CE) in the...

November 2, 2017

Volvo hybrid loading shovel ‘boosts fuel efficiency by 50%’

Volvo hybrid loading shovel ‘boosts fuel efficiency by 50%’

Volvo CE (Construction Equipment) has been busy testing its new LX1 prototype electric hybrid wheel loader. The firm claims that...

July 16, 2017

Video: Watch this self-steering Volvo ‘sugar cane’ truck

Video: Watch this self-steering Volvo ‘sugar cane’ truck

Volvo has built self-steering trucks that are providing a boost in productivity to sugar cane farms in Brazil. The trucks...

June 14, 2017

Watch: Volvo’s 100% electric mini-digger in action

Watch: Volvo’s 100% electric mini-digger in action

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE), best known among the farming fraternity for its wheeled loading shovels, has unveiled a 100%...

May 23, 2017

Video: Where did Volvo loading shovels come from?

Video: Where did Volvo loading shovels come from?

Volvo loading shovels are a popular choice with Irish agricultural contractors. Every summer, these machines (along with JCB, Komatsu, Caterpillar...

January 21, 2017