Volvo Construction Equipment Latin America is renovating and increasing its construction equipment lines. At M&T Expo 2012, held between May 29 and June 2 at the Centro de Exposições Imigrantes, in São Paulo, Volvo is introducing the “C” series skid steer loaders, “B” series backhoe loaders, “D” series excavators, in addition the “G” series wheel loaders and “F” series articulated haulers. The company, that belongs to the Volvo Group, will also exhibit its CareTrack monitoring system and Eco Operator, the brand’s operator training for its equipment.
“Volvo brought to M&T Expo equipment and solutions suited for all applications required by the market”, affirms Yoshio Kawakami, president of Volvo Construction Equipment Latin America. “We have a lot of novelties”, he announces.
The skid steer loaders, for instance, are the leading edge in this segment. “They are a revolution in safety and feature cutting edge technology”, stresses the president, noting that the C” series features a much broader product line, with advanced technology and unique features which make this machine the best option in the sector. “Safety, operator comfort and easy servicing are some of the strengths of Volvo skid steer loaders”, says Kawakami.
Productivity and comfort
The backhoes that are being exhibited at the fair also feature a number of novel features and benefits, with a 15% larger cab. “Ergonomically designed, the ‘B’ series affords more comfort for operators and higher operating productivity, in addition to being a more versatile machine and ensuring more peace of mind for the maintenance staff”, explains the president.
Volvo is also bringing its crawler excavators. With a new, 8% more powerful engine and 15% shorter cycle time, the “D” series delivers even higher productivity. “It is an extremely reliable excavator and, even better, with 8% fuel saving with respect to the previous series”, mentions the executive.
The brand’s stand also exhibits the “F” series articulated haulers, recognized worldwide for their excellent maneuverability, gradeability and efficient and safe tipping capacity. “They also ensure high level fuel efficiency”, comments Kawakami.
The “G” series wheel loaders is another successful equipment line exhibited at the event. Volvo machines have 20% more hydraulic lifting power and a 10% higher break out power as compared to the previous series. “This is equipment that affords higher productivity and lower fuel consumption, an ideal equation for our customers’ business performance”, stresses the president.
Volvo is also showing CareTrack at M&T Expo 2012, its advanced telematics system that monitors 24X7 real time the operations of a machine or a fleet. As well as exhibiting the Eco Operator, a training program that targets improving the performance of the operators for the brand’s equipment. In addition, visitors will be able to see soil and asphalt compactors – in Volvo’s Road Machinery line.
A new time
Volvo’s modern and spacious stand has, for this edition of the fair, the slogan The bridge to a new time. “It’s an invitation for our customers and visitors in general to choose different ways of basing their business supported by the values of quality, safety and environment”, declares the president.
São Paulo, May 30th, 2012.
Newton Chagas – Volvo Construction Equipment Latin America
Corporate Communication – Press Officer
Tel: +55 41 3317 8296 – firstname.lastname@example.org
Source: Volvo Construction Equipment Latin America