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Volvo Penta Showcases Transformation toward Sustainable Solutions for Commercial Marine Industry at WorkBoat Show 2022

This week at the International WorkBoat Show, Volvo Penta will display a portfolio of sustainable maritime solutions and participate in a panel discussion with industry leaders. Together...

Volvo Penta strengthens West Coast footprint through partnership with AIE

(CHESAPEAKE, VA) - Oct. 4, 2022 - Volvo Penta and Anderson Industrial Engines (AIE) have teamed up to give the manufacturer comprehensive sales and service representation across California,...

Volvo Penta Powers New Stewart & Stevenson Rail King RK460 Mobile Rail Car Mover

(CHESAPEAKE, Va.) – June 29, 2022 – Volvo Penta has been selected to power the new Rail King RK460 mobile railcar mover being introduced to the North American market this year by Stewart &...

Volvo Penta of the Americas Achieves National Certification as a Great Place to Work

(CHESAPEAKE, Va.) – May 10, 2022 – Volvo Penta of the Americas has won recognition as a Great Place to Work by a national institute that promotes and measures workplace excellence.

Volvo Penta Coastal Series Corrosion Protection Package Named One of the Top Boating Products of the Year

(CHESAPEAKE, Va.) – May 4, 2022 – Boating Industry magazine editors have named Volvo Penta’s Coastal Series corrosion protection package a top product of 2022.

Latest Stories

Gear Up for National Safe Boating Week with these Safety Tips

Each year, National Safe Boating Week occurs the week prior to Memorial Day weekend to remind boaters about the many ways they can stay safe as the start of the summer boating season kicks...

Volvo Penta at POWERGEN International 2022

POWERGEN International® will host its annual trade show May 23-25th, 2022, at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center in Dallas, Texas. The trade show serves as a business and networking...

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...

Volvo Penta at WasteExpo 2022

Volvo Penta is exhibiting live at WasteExpo alongside sister company Volvo Construction Equipment in Las Vegas, NV on May 9th – 12th, 2022. With over 600 exhibitors from around the world,...

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...