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.
Volvo Penta, of Sweden, is a global supplier of marine recreational and commercial engines and power systems.
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.
Volvo Penta and Tiara Yachts will unveil a new collaboration at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.
CHESAPEAKE, Va. — Ron Huibers, president of Volvo Penta of the Americas, speaks often about the importance of making boating easier for the modern, time-strapped consumer.
CHESAPEAKE, Va. — Volvo Penta of the Americas today gave a dozen journalists a sneak peek at its new sterndrive gasoline engines — two V8 5.3-liter engines in 300- and 350-hp models and a V6 4.3-liter engine with 280 horses. These powerplants use General Motors Generation V engines with increased technology.
Capt. Rick Croson, who has been running a fishing charter business from North Carolina’s Wrightsville Beach for more than 10 years, recently requested a Volvo Penta diesel sterndrive power package for a new boat.
Volvo Group North America said it achieved its goal of reduced energy consumption in the U.S. Department of Energy Better Buildings, Better Plants Challenge five years earlier than anticipated.
Volvo Penta doubled the warranty on Genuine Volvo Penta parts and accessories that are purchased and installed at a Volvo Penta dealer.
Volvo Penta of the Americas said it has named Marcelo Puscar director of marketing.