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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,...

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...

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...

Four Things to Consider When Purchasing a Facility Generator Engine

Volvo Penta takes a look at the key things you should consider when choosing a generator and how to get the most out of your system. From emissions reductions to synchronizing generators...

Volvo Penta supports Gothenburg RoRo Terminals sustainable HVO journey

Gothenburg RoRo Terminal recently made the switch to 100% HVO fuel. Volvo Penta caught up with the terminal’s Technical Support, and Workshop Manager, Göran Dittmer, to hear about this...

Is your engine being operated with maximum efficiency?

How a diesel industrial engine is used has a significant impact on its longevity and uptime, so it is important that operators are well-trained.

The questions you need to ask about aftermarket support

The level of aftermarket support available for an industrial diesel engine will have a huge impact on its uptime, so it’s important to do plenty of research. Here are some of the key factors...

How aftertreatment systems can affect uptime

Here are the key questions you need to ask yourself in order to find the optimal diesel engine and aftertreatment system for your off-road application and unique circumstances.

Engine rightsizing: finding the best fit for your application

When it comes to diesel engine size and maximising uptime, reliability and fuel efficiency, it’s not about having a big engine or a small engine, but the right engine for your off-road...

From agriculture to construction, why machine operators often know which engine is best

Volvo Penta’s engines are used in a wide range of equipment and applications, often powering machines that are vital for society to keep running. To ensure its products perform as needed,...

Volvo Penta supporting customers in every possible way

Last February, during the height of Covid-19 pandemic in China, Volvo Penta technician Hu Dai undertook a long, demanding journey through multiple checkpoints and security clearances, and...

Five Volvo Penta films on Stage V engines

Highlighting the benefits of the improvements in its Stage V engine range for off-road applications, Volvo Penta has launched a new film series. It shows how the company understands the...

No limits in the forest with harvesting power

“Every time I need power, it’s there in a millisecond. With other machines, I have always had to hold back because of their limitations. With this harvester, it is me who sets the limits.”