R/V Palmetto, a fisheries research vessel operated by the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, was recently repowered with new eco-friendly fuel-efficient engines from Volvo Penta.
Volvo Penta, of Sweden, is a global supplier of marine recreational and commercial engines and power systems.
Volvo Penta said it is expanding and upgrading its marine dealer network in Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean.
High school and college-aged vocational students gathered in Louisville, Ky., recently to demonstrate their technical skills and knowledge at the SkillsUSA National Championships — and Volvo Penta was there to support them.
Volvo Penta in early June introduced a joystick helm control system — Joystick Inboard — for conventional twin inboard-powered boats, along with another model of its Inboard Performance System. The new IPS couples a new pod (IPS 15) and a new diesel, the D8, which is offered in 600- and 550-hp models. The IPS700 uses…more
Volvo Penta teamed with Mount Dora Boating Center and Marina and Monterey Boats to start the summer season in central Florida with a “Welcome to the Water” open house earlier this spring.
GOTHENBURG, Sweden — Volvo Penta on Wednesday introduced a joystick helm control system — Joystick Inboard — for conventional twin inboard-powered boats as well as another size range of its Inboard Performance System (IPS).
GOTHENBURG, Sweden — Volvo Penta this week is introducing new products to journalists from around the world at its Krossholmen test center in Gothenburg on Sweden’s southwest coast.
Pacific Power Group is powering a new custom-built boat for whale watching with Volvo Penta engines, engine monitoring and throttle controls in an effort to improve the experience for passengers of the Prince of Whales tour business.
The Manufacturing Institute said Marcia Kull, vice president of marine sales for Volvo Penta of the Americas, was named one of the top women in U.S. manufacturing for 2016.
Volvo Penta of the Americas announced the appointment of Western Branch Diesel as an authorized marine power center.