HISTORY LESSON

DIGGING INTO THE PAST

HISTORY: Volvo CE’s iconic articulated hauler Gravel Charlie celebrates 50 years  Picture the scene: the early sixties in the south of Swede...

HISTORY IN THE MAKING

HISTORY LESSON: Age is no barrier at the Munktell Museum in Eskilstuna, Sweden by Cathy Smith At 82 years old, Lars-Uno Karlsson has spent almost ev...

FROM HOME-GROWN TO GLOBAL  

HISTORY LESSON: Smart acquisitions help Volvo CE grow into a world leader by Nigel Griffiths Earlier this year Volvo CE finalized the 2013 acquisiti...

SAFETY FIRST

HISTORY LESSON: Safety is as much part of Volvo’s present and  future as it has been in the company’s past by Tony Lawrence Safety is one of the Vol...
Motorized graders evolved after WWI

MOTOR GRADERS HAVE COME A LONG WAY

HISTORY LESSON: As infrastructure on both sides of the Atlantic evolved, so did the need for machinery to help build roads The American Road Champion...
July 2010: Evald Mörtsell reunited with the original H-10 as his son (right) looks on

STILL GOING STRONG AT SIXTY

HISTORY LESSON: Volvo Construction Equipment is the world’s largest manufacturer of wheel loaders and this year marks the 60th anniversary of the firs...