January 20, 2015

Video interview: the Construction Climate Industry Initiative – introduction by Martin Weissburg

Video Interview: Martin Weissburg, President of Volvo Construction Equipment, talks about the impact of the construction industry on climate change, why Volvo Construction Equipment is hosting the Construction Climate Challenge initiative and how it aims to involve the industry’s entire value chain.

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October 10, 2014

Construction Climate Challenge selects research to fund

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In June 2014, Volvo CE initiated the Construction Climate Challenge (CCC), an initiative that works with industry leaders and other stakeholders to promote sustainability across the entire construction industry value chain. In its latest move to make a positive difference four research proposals have been selected to receive funding of an overall amount of 2…

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July 1, 2014

Call for pre-study grants

With funding available of up to SEK 500,000 academic submissions are now being invited for pre-studies or similar projects that support the aims of the Construction Climate Challenge. Submissions are now being invited for funding of pre-studies or similar projects as part of the Volvo Construction Equipment-hosted Construction Climate Challenge. A global initiative, submissions are…

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June 4, 2014

Industry to unite in Construction Climate Challenge

Volvo Construction Equipment is hosting a new initiative that will promote sustainability throughout the entire construction industry and provide much-needed funding for environmental research. Launched on the eve of UN World Environment Day, Volvo Construction Equipment is hosting a new initiative working with partners to drive sustainability across the construction industry. This is not restricted…

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June 4, 2014

Construction Climate Challenge: Q&A

Background: Volvo Construction Equipment is hosting a new initiative working with partners to drive sustainability in the construction industry value chain.  The Construction Climate Challenge (CCC) aims to create a dialogue with industry representatives, academics and politicians, as well as providing funding for new research and sharing existing knowledge and resources to help the industry…

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