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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.

Join us for a live reveal of new products

Don’t miss the opportunity to join the live reveal of Volvo Penta’s latest marine commercial products.

Operational profiles help operators choose the right drivetrain configuration

Operational profiles can provide key information when determining how a boat’s drivetrain configuration is used. How does a certain application perform in a particular operation, in certain...

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.

Boat engine oil filters – why quality matters

Boat engines require clean lubrication oil in order to perform well over long periods of time. Oil filters remove dirt, debris, metal fragments, and harmful particles from the oil, and help...

Finding the right engine size 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...

Why machine operators often know which engine is the 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,...

Exhaust aftertreatment systems prepare the marine industry for tougher emission standards

Stricter emission standards and regulations for marine vessels require efficient exhaust aftertreatment systems. The Tier III NOx regulations – put forward by the United Nations’...

Helping vessels reach emissions excellence

As part of Volvo Penta’s drive towards sustainable power solutions, the company designed a unique propulsion range to meet IMO III emissions. Since its reveal in 2018, Volvo Penta’s IMO III...

Enhance your boating experience with the updated app

Volvo Penta’s Easy Connect app delivers access to engine, boat and route data – directly on your smart device. With the latest updates, it will be easier than ever to navigate, keep track of...

Volvo Penta dealer shares top 15 boating tips

Family owned Swedish Volvo Penta dealer, Ringens Varv, share their 15 top tips for getting the most out of your boating experience. With more than 130 years of experience in boat building...

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...

Our support to customers and society during COVID-19

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Volvo Penta is doing what it can to make a difference by protecting employees, supporting customers and helping society. In these uncertain times, the company...

Piloting in the Arctic seas of Norway

In the far north of Norway, deep inside the Arctic Circle, Buksér og Berging ensures ships can come into harbor safely. It’s a role that requires skill, courage and high-performing...

Transmission oil for smoother drives and easy boating

Using the right oil for your drive transmission makes it operate smoother, and helps reduce unnecessary wear to your drive. Transmission oil is made specifically to maintain the quality of...

Connectivity How to monitor and understand your engine better

Connectivity is a hot topic for professionals working in industrial and marine businesses; a concept that presents virtually endless possibilities. It is also a highly useful tool for...

Saving fuel with Volvo Penta IPS never looked so cool

Palm Beach Motor Yachts has launched their next flagship, the GT60, at the Miami Yacht Show. Powered by twin Volvo Penta IPS 1350s this new yacht has unrivaled fuel-efficiency in its class.

Gensets reduce fuel costs and emissions for Faroese diesel electric ferry Teistin

Harsh winds and rough seas can make ferry transports in the Faroe Islands a challenging enterprise. The Teistin ferry connects the island of Sandoy with the archipelago’s main island,...

Volvo Penta helps propel Cranchi into a new yachting segment

Italian boatbuilder, Cranchi, unveils its largest yacht yet at the Düsseldorf International Boat Show – powered by Volvo Penta.