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Volvo Penta starts production of E-driveline for worlds first serial electric fire truck

Volvo Penta has commenced production of bespoke electric drivelines for leading fire service vehicle manufacturer Rosenbauer’s pioneering fire truck, named “Revolutionary Technology” (RT).

Volvo Penta acquires majority stake in marine battery systems pioneer ZEM AS

Volvo Penta is expanding its capabilities, experience, and range by becoming the majority shareholder of Norwegian marine battery and electric driveline solutions supplier ZEM AS.

Boating Industry Recognizes Volvo Penta Assisted Docking in Top Boating Products of the Year

(CHESAPEAKE, Va.) – May 10, 2021 – Volvo Penta’s Assisted Docking technology has been honored among the top products of the year by Boating Industry magazine

Testing times: Volvo Penta engineers smooth the way for OEM electrification journeys

Emobility will play a key role in Volvo Penta’s mission to become a world leader in sustainable power solutions. The company aims to transform the off-road industry together with its...

First delivery in Europe: Volvo Penta is now taking orders on its full Stage V marine engine range

Volvo Penta has received Stage V certifications for Marine use for its D8 and D13 packages. The MBS “Zuiderdiep” becomes the first vessel to be equipped with Volvo Penta’s D13 Stage V marine...

Latest Stories

Five Reasons to Select Volvo Penta as Your Material Handling Engine Partner

When it comes to material handling machinery, uptime is an absolute requirement. Downtime is unacceptable.

#Passthehandle with Volvo Penta!

For the past seven years, water sport enthusiasts from all over the world have come together on the third weekend of July in an effort to get more people out on the water. This movement,...

What Boat Engine Package is Right for You?

When searching for a boat engine, there a many options to choose from. Selections range from propulsion packages like Volvo Penta’s Aquamatic sterndrives and Volvo Penta to IPS, to outboard...

Five Reasons to Select Volvo Penta as Your Power Generation Engine Partner

When it comes to power generation, reliability is an absolute requirement. Downtime is unacceptable. For mission-critical applications, you need a worry-free generator and engine package...

Volvo Penta Genset Engines Keep Power on for HIPOWER Customers

Recognizing that only a high-performing and reliable engine would do, HIPOWER Systems selects Volvo Penta engines for standby and mobile generators.