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Volvo Penta to supply engines for concrete pumps in China

China is a growing market that is becoming increasingly important for the Sweden-based engine manufacturer Volvo Penta. The company is well established in China as a supplier of diesel...

News from QL: Water pressure pumps, deckwash pumps and complete range of bronze propellers

Volvo Penta’s QL (Quality Line) accessories range is now being extended with completely new deckwash pumps for efficient cleaning onboard, new and more efficient water pressure pumps, and a...

Folding propeller now available in four-blade version

Volvo Penta is now launching a folding propeller with four blades, thus creating the conditions for even better performance, particularly for larger sailboats with more powerful engines. The...

Staffan Jufors – Leader of the Year for 2002

Staffan Jufors, President of Volvo Penta has been named “Leader of the Year” by the Swedish business weekly, Affärsvärlden. Staffan Jufors was selected for the award for his excellent...

Volvo Penta to deliver 1,000 engines to Italian Sessa Marine

Volvo Penta has signed an agreement with the Italian power boat manufacturer Sessa Marine regarding deliveries of approximately 1,000 engines and drive systems over three years. The total...

Volvo Penta receives order for 900 engines

Volvo Penta has secured an order from Saudi Arabia for a total of 900 diesel engines. The total value of the order is approximately MSEK 200.

Qlmarine.com. New website for marine accessories

A new website focused on accessories for leisure craft was recently opened. QL – Quality Line - launches their new website, including a complete presentation of the QL range of products,...

New Volvo Penta TAMD75 - Even better when it really counts

TAMD75 is the name of Volvo Penta's latest diesel engine for leisure craft. The TAMD75 is a further development of the TAMD74, which has been a best-seller in its power range for a number of...

New diesel engines and improved gasoline engines

In addition to the TAMD75, Volvo Penta is also launching products that include improved gasoline engines for the 2003 model year as well as new 5 and 7-liter low-revolution diesel engines.

Tough task for engines in Volvo Ocean RaceTitle

Contrary to what one might think, Volvo Penta’s engines really had to work hard during the recently completed Volvo Ocean Race sailing competition. For example, the winning boat, illbruck,...

Action Service – unique service for Volvo Penta’s customers

Volvo Penta Action Service is a unique service for all Volvo Penta engine owners. No other service in the industry offers around the clock availability, 365 days per year. And interest among...

Volvo Penta provides power for Volvo

The Volvo Truck factory in Bangalore, India, is powered by four Volvo Penta gensets. After three years of operation, it can be noted that both operating reliability and cost efficiency have...

Success for Volvo Penta’s new KAD300s

Short TextVolvo Penta is advancing its position as a leading supplier of diesel engines for pleasure boats. The KAD300, which was introduced last summer, has exceeded all sales goals and...

Successful launch in the Ukraine. Tugboat exceeds specified performance goals

Tug 802, the first in a series of three tugboats under construction at Chernomorsky Shipbuilding in the Ukraine, is now launched. Sea trials have been successful and the specified targets...

New records for Volvo Penta

Volvo Penta’s sales continued to increase during the first quarter of 2002. Total sales amounted to SEK 1,962 M, which was an increase of 13% compared with the year-earlier period. Volvo...

New Volvo Penta D5/D7: Reliable engines for work boats

Volvo Penta continues to broaden its engine program for marine professional applications. The latest additions are the D5 and D7, a series of five- and seven-liter marine diesels for heavy...

Volvo Penta – leading supplier of engines and drive systems for marine professionals

Volvo Penta is one of the world’s leading suppliers of marine engines for commercial use. With engines ranging in power output from 100 to 2,000 hp, Volvo Penta offers a very comprehensive...

Volvo Penta D12 heavy duty: A new generation of powerful marine diesels

Volvo Penta is now introducing its new D12 Heavy Duty – a 12-liter marine diesel that, with its totally electronic control, is the first of a new generation of engines for heavy commercial...

Businessman of the Year in Spain selects Volvo Penta

Spaniard D. Manuel Nores has truly dedicated his life to fishing. After starting as a cabin-boy at 13, during the past 50 years he has built up his own fishing company, which now comprises a...

Volvo Penta engines in the world's first Clean Design ferry

Norway’s M/F Nordfjord is the world’s first ferry that fulfills requirements for the “Clean Design” classification. Among the strict demands of clean design are low-level emissions to water...