Volvo Penta of the Americas extended its training contract with the New England Institute of Technology through 2010. NEIT and Volvo Penta have partnered in training since 2004. Instructors from the school’s Associate in Science Degree in Marine Technology program have been certified by Volvo Penta to conduct training programs. The instructors, in turn, present…more
Volvo Penta, of Sweden, is a global supplier of marine recreational and commercial engines and power systems.
Mercury Marine and Sea Ray Boats, along with their parent company Brunswick Corp., launched a new consumer Web site that provides information on joystick control technology and updates on a nationwide demonstration tour. JoystickBoatControl.com provides information on Mercury’s Axius sterndrive propulsion system and Cummins MerCruiser Diesel’s Zeus pod propulsion system – both equipped with joystick…more
Volvo Penta of the Americas last week sent a letter to its customers that outlined plans to “realign expenses with the market conditions.” Earlier this fall, the company offered its professional work force early retirement or a voluntary separation package, and was able to make needed adjustments almost exclusively from volunteers, company president and CEO…more