Volvo Penta of the Americas appointed Interstate PowerSystems as an authorized Power Center for the marine industry.
Headquartered in Minneapolis, Interstate PowerSystems is a division of Interstate Companies, which has been in business since 1957, with more than 20 locations in the upper Midwest.
As an Authorized Power Center, Interstate PowerSystems will be responsible for sales and service of Volvo Penta commercial and leisure marine propulsion products in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois and upper Michigan.
The company also will serve as a resource for parts, service, warranty and training for Volvo Penta dealers in these areas.
“The appointment of Interstate PowerSystems as a Volvo Penta Power Center is part of our long-term strategy to expand our marine commercial expertise and serve the needs of commercial operators with exceptional products, innovative solutions and unparalleled customer service,” Jens Bering, Volvo Penta of the Americas marine sales president, said in a statement.
“Interstate has built a reputation based on the quality of products we carry, as well as the excellent service we provide,” Michael Masters, president of Interstate PowerSystems, said. “Volvo Penta has a tremendous product range and a world-class distribution system with parts availability that you won’t find anywhere else in the marine commercial industry.”
With the addition of Interstate PowerSystems, Volvo Penta has 10 Power Centers in the United States.