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How connected engines benefit port operations

Uptime, reliability and smooth maintenance have always been key to successful port operations, but now more so than ever before. So, what role does connectivity play in strengthening the...

How electric vehicle maintenance can contribute to a lower TCO

Compared to a traditional diesel driveline, electric vehicle repairs and maintenance are required far less often. In industrial applications, this can generate significant savings in time...

Transforming to become a zero-emission solution provider

Want to find out how Volvo Penta plans to transform and become a complete zero-emission solution provider? Then read on and watch this webinar where Zeyd Okutan, Product Manager...

Volvo Penta’s work with industrial connectivity

Ensuring the continuous success of our customers’ business operations is our highest priority at Volvo Penta. Connectivity is the natural next step in this process, as connected industrial...

Assisted Docking retrofit – the game changer for all skill levels

We asked an experienced boater to put Volvo Penta’s new Assisted Docking system to the test, increasing the capabilities of her Princess Flybridge 50-foot yacht. The verdict? “My boat’s...

Looking beyond the purchase price: How a TCO analysis shows the real cost of an electric vehicle

Despite the upfront cost of an electric vehicle being higher than a diesel one, the total cost of ownership (TCO) can still be significantly lower. Calculating all the potential savings of...

Volvo Penta wins back-to-back Work Boat World Awards

Volvo Penta has been selected by Baird Maritime for a Work Boat World Award. The company was recognized as the Best Small Diesel Engine Supplier for the second year in a row.

Partnership is the new leadership

At the end of 2021, Volvo Penta signed a new and exciting partnership agreement with Danfoss’ Editron division. Through this agreement, we aim to work together to boost electrification in...

Volvo Penta raises sustainability aims in podcast premiere

With the 2022 Miami International Boat Show around the corner (February 16th–20th), Volvo Penta has taken the opportunity to have a chat with the show organizer in the premiere episode of...

Volvo Penta EU marine Stage V power Kiel electric ferries

When the province of Schleswig-Holstein decided to update its fleet of canal ferries to be electric it opted for the support of the latest emission-controlled gensets - Volvo Penta’s D8-MH –...

To change an industry, you need to change yourself

Volvo Penta’s SVP of Brand, Communication & Marketing, Malin Schwartz talks about the importance of diversity – when it comes to tackling the pressing issues of today – and the bravery of...

Giving new life to old engines - Reman Engines

With the exact same standards and specifications – and with the same warranties – remanufactured diesel engines are literally as good as new. The only real difference is faster deliveries,...

Why ‘premium’ doesn’t mean ‘expensive’

When it comes to industrial diesel engines, often spending more upfront can lower operating costs later on. Here are some areas where, from a total cost of ownership (TCO) perspective,...

Reflecting on the Internet of Things Onboard

Johan Inden, President of the Volvo Penta Marine Business, recently participated in a panel at METSTRADE 2021 on ‘The Internet of Things Onboard’. Here he shares reflections from this...

Shift towards digital-only approach to METSTRADE 2021

Volvo Penta is shifting to a digital-only approach at METSTRADE 2021, which is taking place in Amsterdam and online from November 16th – 18th.

Calculating Total Cost of Ownership and profitability

The total cost of ownership (TCO) of an industrial diesel engine is vital to your overall profitability so it’s too important to leave to gut-feeling or vague estimates. In some...

Simple measures to get the most out of your diesel engine

Looking after your machine’s diesel engine will help improve uptime, increase its durability, reduce its emissions and lower your total cost of ownership (TCO). Here are some of the small,...

The hidden costs of fuel

On the surface, measuring an industrial diesel engine’s fuel consumption and its effect on your total cost of ownership (TCO) seems straight forward, but too much focus on the fuel gage can...

The path ahead to electrify ferries around the world

Volvo Penta has an impressive global portfolio of contributing power solutions to diesel, hybrid, and electric ferries. We hear from Jan Willem, Director of Marine Commercial Global at Volvo...

Why Total Cost of Ownership is so important

Understanding total cost of ownership (TCO) of an industrial diesel engine will help you make better investments and purchase more reliable engines, but there are multiple factors that need...