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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, at the Kentucky Exposition Center.

Volvo Construction Equipment in booth K129

The Utility Expo” all-inclusive name has been updated in order to better reflect the show experience – a place where professionals from all utility sectors come together to share new equipment, new ideas, and new solutions. With 30+ acres of cutting-edge equipment, safety products, and technology, this year’s show will be the biggest and best it’s ever been. Volvo Penta is thrilled to be exhibiting live at The Utility Expo alongside sister company Volvo Construction Equipment in booth K129.

We’ll be focused on the power solution needs for today, as well as highlighting our direction for the future with our new electric driveline on display.

Total Solution

Not only does Volvo Penta supply robust and reliable engines that are characterized by premium product quality, our company supports projects all the way throughout the lifetime of the machines. From design to installation, and offering superior service support, Volvo Penta is with our customers all the way. They are backed by our extensive dealer network that is equipped with high quality industrial parts, diagnostic systems, certified technicians and more.


Volvo Penta is on an accelerated transformation journey to deliver more sustainable solutions. As part of the Volvo Group, Volvo Penta has a unique position in helping its customers within the area of electromobility. The company’s electric driveline draws on tested and proven technology from the Volvo Group. Current projects underway include partnerships with OEM Rosenbauer in the development of an electric fire truck and TICO on an electric terminal tractor. Volvo Penta is a true transformational partner – taking a full system approach in the design, development and support as customers transition toward new, clean technology solutions.

Leveraging the Power of the Volvo Group

Volvo Penta diesel engines are a result of our 100 years of experience in the industry. The engines are characterized by their high performance, reliability, fuel efficiency, and low emissions levels. The Volvo Group diesel engine technology is thoroughly tested in trucks, buses, construction equipment, marine propulsion and a wide span of machine and equipment installations in a variety of industries. Reliable operation is proven in all climates – freezing and scorching, dry and wet – and in extreme working environments.

If You’re at The Utility Expo

Attending the Utility Expo? Be sure to visit the Volvo Penta booth K129 to speak with our team and find out how Volvo Penta engines can assist your company with all your engine needs. If you have attended ICUEE in the past, be sure to review The Utility Expo’s updated floor plan.

For any other needs you may have at the show, our extensive network of dealers supporting our customers can be accessed through our dealer locator.

What to do in Louisville

Frankfort Avenue

The Avenue

Known as “The Avenue” by locals, Frankfort Avenue is a section of road that connects some of Louisville’s most charming and historic neighborhoods. This vibrant corridor brims with character and is home to unique and locally owned boutiques, trendy art studios, galleries, and bustling cafés and restaurants and an array of attractions to explore.

Kentucky Derby Museum

The Kentucky Derby Museum celebrates, engages, and educates visitors about the extraordinary experience that is the Kentucky Derby. The museum is just ten minutes from downtown and is considered one of the main attractions in the Louisville region, a.k.a. Derby City. Admission tickets can be purchased in advance through their website or at the door.

Louisville Mega Cavern

Originally a limestone mine in the 1930s, the Louisville Mega Cavern stretches over four million square feet beneath Louisville, and contains the only underground zip line course in the world. There are plenty of other activities within the caves for visitors to enjoy such as seated tram tours, walking tours, and even a ropes course.