ZF Marine Propulsion Systems Miramar LLC, the North American arm of ZF Friedrichshafen AG Marine Propulsion Systems, announced that Ed Schwarz was named business development manager for the commercial and fast craft product line in North America.
ZF Marine, of Germany., offers transmissions, propellers and control systems for the recreational boating industry.
The commercial craft product line for marine propulsion system manufacturer ZF Marine announced a new partnership to support its inland waterways market. Marine Systems Inc. will now be responsible for sales and service support of ZF Marine commercial craft products to the extensive inland waterway region. “Having MSI as a sales and service partner is…more
ZF Marine Group announced the passing July 8 of Thomas P. Katica, the company’s longtime account manager for the Western region. He was 56. Katica died at his home on Whidbey Island, Wash., after a two-year battle with cancer. “This is a great loss, not only for ZF Marine, but the marine industry as a…more
ZF Marine LLC, the North American subsidiary of ZF Marine Group in Italy, announced some changes to its East Coast service network. ZF Marine will now schedule all field service activities out of its South Florida service center in Miramar, Fla. With the global acquisition in August of HRP Thrusters, ZF Marine will consolidate…more
ZF Marine acquired HRP Nederland b.v. with all subsidiaries, with production locations in the Netherlands and Indonesia as well as sales and service locations worldwide. HRP, which has about 250 employees worldwide, produces a range of steerable thrusters, including well-mounted thrusters, retractable thrusters, tunnel thrusters and controls, available in fixed pitch, CP and CRP versions.…more
The new ZF 9000 Series transmissions from ZF Marine are ideal for any vessel — including patrol craft, fast ferries, and luxury yachts — that requires compact, lightweight, high-performance propulsion, the company says. The series is available in several configurations, including parallel offset, down-angle, and V-drive and offers ratios of approximately 1.5 to 5.2. The…more