Fields of Application


Workboats & Tugs

Volvo Penta is a long-time supplier of engines for heavy-duty applications. Durability is a key factor. In addition the Volvo Penta marine engines deliver low cost of ownership through low fuel consumption, easy service all over the world, and long service intervals. >>


Passenger transport and sightseeing

In every passenger operation, safety, reliability and uptime are key factors. Volvo Penta delivers this, cooperating with all the leading classification societies to offer fully classified engines and control systems. >>


Short sea and river transport

When operating in continuous service, reliability and low fuel consumption are essential. Volvo Penta offers a complete product range, delivering optimized performance, low fuel consumption and excellent operational economy while meeting the most stringent emission demands >>

 Design Build Operate


Volvo Penta is a partner during every stage of a project; technical data, drawings and application engineers in the design stage; safe deliveries and active support during the build phase; service and support from the global Volvo Penta Dealer network in the operating phase. >>

Coast guard patrol 

Coast guard and patrol

Performance and safe handling are absolutely crucial in demanding coast guard and surveillance operations. Volvo Penta engines and drive systems are famous for providing unrivalled acceleration and load-carrying ability. >>


 supply vessel

Supply vessels & offshore energy

Volvo Penta supplies power to multiple offshore applications. Atex-certified engines for Zone 2, SOLAS-approved engines for rescue and MOB boats, gensets aboard supply vessels, Volvo Penta IPS powering offshore wind farms service vessels and more. >>

 Reference Installations

Reference installations

A selection of reports with engine and vessel data from various installations through the years. >>