Volvo EC530E

  • 456 hp
  • yd³
  • 124,010 lbs

Introducing the EC530E and EC550E, true 50-tonne machines and new size class excavators for Volvo. Outstanding levels of power and productivity make these crawler excavators the perfect partner for heavy-duty digging, mass excavation and large site preparation.

Features and Benefits

Volvo EC530E Excavator - GO BIG

  • •Maximize machine uptime and reduce repair costs with the CareTrack telematic system. Choose to keep track of your machine yourself or let us take care of it with ActiveCare Direct. Our Volvo Uptime Center will provide telematics monitoring, supplying fleet utilization reporting and notifying you should preventive maintenance action be required.
  • •The 50-tonne EC530E and EC550E are designed to deliver performance which lasts, with an ultra-durable and reinforced undercarriage providing the durability and strength you would expect from a 60-tonne machine. Combine this with a super- strong upper and lower frame, and boom and arm with larger pin size, and these machines are ready to take on the toughest of applications.
  • •Step inside the best cab on the market. The ROPS cab exceeds industry standards for this class of machine, and with low noise and low vibration, operators will experience the ultimate in comfort. Already boasting best-in-class visibility, the optional high visibility cab and one-piece front windshield enhance visibility even more.

Technical Specifications

Here are the key specifications for this product model. Want to know more about this equipment? Download the brochure or contact us.


Standard Arm Length 11 ft (3350 mm)


Telematics Available Standard


Engine Manufacturer Volvo
Engine Model D 13J
Displacement 781 Inches³ (12.8 ltr)
Rated Speed 1,600 rpm
Engine Output - Net 455 hp (339 kW)
Engine Output - Gross 456 hp (340 kW)
Number Of Track Rollers - Each Side 9
Track Shoe Width 36 inches (900 mm)


Bucket Capacity 3.71-6.02 yd³ (2.84-4.6 m³)
Bucket Weight 5632-7415 lbs (2554-3363 kg)
Transport Length Mono Boom 40 ft 2 in (12240 mm)
Max Transport Height 13 ft 9 in (4200 mm)
Max Machine Width 12 ft 5 in (3790 mm)
Track Length On Ground 14 ft 5 in (4400 mm)
Zero Tailswing No
Heaped Bucket Capacity 4 yd³ (3.31 m³)
Variable Undercarriage Availability Yes
Ground Level Reach 39 ft 2 in (11930 mm)
Dig Height 36 ft 9 in (11210 mm)
Dump Height - Mono Boom 25 ft 6 in (7760 mm)
Dig Depth 25 ft 3 in (7690 mm)


Fuel Tank 180 gallons (US) (680 ltr)


Ground Bearing Pressure 9 PSI (64.2 kPa)
Arm Tearout 53,980 lbf (240 kN)
Bucket Breakout 69,270 lbf (308 kN)
Number Of Main Pumps 2
Total Flow 220 gallons (US) / min (832 lt/min)


Operating Weight 124,010 lbs (56240 kg)

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