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Volvo Penta at the American Rental Association Show

The American Rental Association (ARA) will host its 65th annual trade show on October 17-20th, 2021, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Featuring rental-specific education, networking...

Advantages of Volvo Penta’s next-generation EVC extended to a broader range of vessels

Volvo Penta has improved the functionality and features of its next-generation Electronic Vessel Control (EVC 2) system and expanded the system to its complete marine leisure gasoline range...

Meet Us at Breakbulk

Breakbulk Americas, the largest trade event for the project cargo and breakbulk industry in the region, will be returning to in person on September 28th-30th, 2021 at the George R. Brown...

Volvo Penta at Utility Expo 2021

ICUEE is returning to the show floor this fall in Louisville, KY with a fresh new look and a new name: The Utility Expo. The three-day event will take place from September 28th-30th, 2021,...

Volvo Penta at IBEX 2021

The International Boatbuilders’ Exhibition and Conference is returning to Florida for the 30th Anniversary of IBEX, after a year of having to cancel in-person events due to the COVID-19...

Latest Stories

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...

Volvo Penta considers 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...

Volvo Penta Powers New Henriques Semi-Custom Sportfishing Yacht

No compromises. That’s what owners of Henriques Yachts expect. And it’s what they get.

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.