Marine Gensets Features

Features & benefits

RELIABLE & DURABLE POWER

Volvo Penta diesel engines will add obvious user benefits such as high serviceability, fuel efficiency and low emission levels to your equipment. Our auxiliary range consists of 5 different engine sizes – from D5-D16 – covering a wide power range.

Marine power

POWER – WHEN AND WHERE YOU NEED IT

With Volvo Penta engines, you have access to the full power output the second you start up the machine. Regardless of load, they respond immediately to deliver the power needed. The basic design features robust engine blocks manufactured from high-strength castings with all components engineered to withstand the toughest conditions. Low fuel consumption is high priority, as are low maintenance costs, exhaust and noise emissions, and high serviceability. 

Volvo Penta common engine platform

THE BENEFITS OF A COMMON PLATFORM

Thanks to the Volvo Penta common engine platform – tested and well proven in a wide range of Volvo Group and marine applications world-wide – the auxiliary engine range benefits from shared parts and service points, cutting down lead times and shortening the time needed for training and installation. They are compact in design with easily accessible service points – makes installation, service and maintenance easy.

Multiple installations

MULTIPLE INSTALLATIONS

Volvo Penta auxiliary engines are also used frequently in diesel-electric operations. Compact and easy to install, in multi-engine combinations they can be used step-by-step to optimize engine load in upstream and downstream operations, keeping fuel consumption and engine running hours – and the total cost of ownership – at the lowest possible levels.

Unique technical features

HIGH LOAD ACCEPTANCE

Thanks to their ability to accept and instantly deliver sufficient load acceptance, Volvo Penta engines provide higher redundancy, which is particularly valuable for emergency sets. Performance you can rely on.

FLEXIBLE CONTROL SYSTEMS

The MCC electronic platform is the powerful interface for managing, for instance, multiple installations and efficient load sharing. Open CAN Interface, gives you the engine delivered without a control system. Different options with or without shutdown senders and switches are available.

WIDE RANGE OF COOLING SYSTEMS

Volvo Penta engines are available with a wide range of cooling options – Heat Exchanger, Keel, Radiator or Central Cooling.

Investment expertise

INVESTMENT EXPERTISE

Through long-lasting cooperation with operators, designers, manufacturers and classification societies, we know your industry. But we also know that you want to get the best out of cutting-edge technology, drive a profitable operation and meet environmental demands. And should you need a cost of ownership calculation, our dealers will assist you to get the most out of your investment.

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