The National Women’s Sailing Association is hosting a two-day diesel engine workshop for women March 15-16 at the Mack Boring Technical Institute in New Bedford, Mass. The two-day workshop covers the proper methods of performing basic engine service and emergency repairs and includes hands-on time with the engines. John Farrell of Mack Boring will be…more
Diesel engines supply power for vessels that range in size from small boats to medium-size ships requiring as much as 40,000 hp.
Mack Boring & Parts Co. is holding an open house on Thursday and Friday to celebrate the opening of its store in New Bedford, Mass. Lunch will be served Thursday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and breakfast is being served on Friday from 8 to 11 a.m. Engine factory representatives, as well as engine…more
Billy Lambe joined Western Branch Diesel’s team as technical manager for marine, construction and industrial in North Carolina. Lambe will support Western Branch Diesel’s efforts to grow its sales and service business in the North Carolina territory that the company assumed last year from Clarke Power Services (formerly Covington Power Services). Located in the Greensboro…more
Expect to see Seven Marine prominently displaying its 557-hp 6.2-liter outboard this fall at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, company officials told Trade Only Today.
Enovation Controls announced that Patrick W. Cavanagh will serve as president and CEO, effective Feb. 11. “Pat’s knowledge of our company and the markets we serve provides the foundation to build on the success our company has had to date,” executive board chairman Frank Murphy III said in a statement. “We are pleased that this…more
Tenneco, based in Lake Forest, Ill., and Cormetech announced today that they signed a joint development agreement to collaborate on designing ultra-large diameter selective catalytic reduction catalysts for marine engine applications. The Marpol Annex VI and EPA Tier IV regulations require an 80 percent reduction in nitrogen oxide emissions, driving the need for engines to…more
Integer Research’s fifth Diesel Emissions Conference & Diesel Exhaust Fluid Forum will feature speakers from the automotive and marine industry and will be held Oct. 30-Nov.1 at The Westin in Cincinnati. The Diesel Exhaust Fluid forum will be a day-long event. “The North American automotive and marine industries face a huge challenge in meeting strict…more
Mastry Engine Center acquired the assets of Entec West, which offers U.S.-built 4.2-kW marine gensets using Farymann diesel engines. The agreement is inclusive of all castings, drawings and trademarks and creates an OEM relationship between Mastry and Farymann, according to Mastry. Entec West was based in Portland, Ore., and carried Farymann engines for nearly 40…more
Palmer Power, a marine engine and parts stocking warehouse based in Houston, launched a new Web site. The Web site enables customers to easily find the brand and part they need with convenient menus listing manufacturers and a part search engine in the upper right-hand corner of the main page. Click here to read the…more
Dutch marine diesel manufacturer Vetus announced the launch of its VF Series, which it says is a line of lighter and quieter engines. Models include 4-cylinder (140-hp/170-hp) and 5-cylinder (220-hp/250-hp). The VF Series uses high-pressure pumps to deliver fuel at pressure levels of more than 20,000 psi and electronically controlled injectors inject multiple bursts of…more