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Electromobility in the off-road industry

Electrification brings many benefits to off-road machines such as zero exhaust emissions, improved efficiency and significantly reduced noise levels, so why aren’t we seeing more of them...

VOLVO PENTA’S MARTIN BJUVE NAMED A TOP LEADER IN MANUFACTURING IN THE VIRGINIA 500 POWER LISTING

(CHESAPEAKE, Va.) – Sept. 8, 2020 – Virginia Business magazine has recognized Volvo Penta of the Americas’ Martin Bjuve as a top leader in manufacturing in its inaugural Virginia 500 Power...

Copenhagen’s new high-speed firefighting vessel powered by Volvo Penta IPS

Volvo Penta and Danish boatbuilder Tuco Marine Group have partnered up to create a unique high-speed firefighting vessel that will join the Greater Copenhagen Fire Department.

New Invictus TT460 powered by Volvo Penta: High performance has never been so comfortable

Italian boatbuilder Invictus Yacht launches the new Invictus TT460 powered by Volvo Penta’s latest D6 IPS package – offering a new level of speed and maneuverability without compromising on...

Volvo Penta electric driveline is a game-changer for the fire truck of the future

Volvo Penta has developed an electric driveline for leading fire service vehicle manufacturer Rosenbauer’s pioneering fire truck, enabling an innovative new solution with zero exhaust...

VOLVO PENTA DEVELOPS DIGITAL PLATFORMS FOR DEALER EDUCATION AND EMPOWERMENT

Volvo Penta has announced a number of initiatives aimed at training, informing and arming dealers with the resources needed to better serve shared customers in the field. The new platforms,...

Stockholm Police’s high-speed patrol boat finds perfect partner in Volvo Penta power

With almost a quarter of Sweden’s population and thousands of islands to protect, Stockholm’s Maritime Police Section has its work cut out. Helping it keep watch day and night is a...

Behind the scenes of Volvo Penta’s D8 genset engine development project where engineers took power generation to the next level!

Volvo Penta engineers spent three years developing, testing and optimizing the new D8 Stage II and Stage IIIA/Tier 3 genset engine to ensure it delivered industry-leading power density, low...

Heléne Mellquist appointed President of Volvo Penta

Heléne Mellquist has been appointed President of Volvo Penta and member of the Volvo Group Management Team.

Essential vessel repowered with Volvo Penta IPS amid lockdown

Northern Offshore Services (NOS) vessel - The M/V Traveller – underwent a major upgrade that lengthened, repowered and modernized the crew transfer vessel. Now powered by Volvo Penta’s...

Volvo Penta Debuts Digital Product Showcase at Virtual Palm Beach International Boat Show

Volvo Penta will feature its latest engines, drive systems and integrated propulsion solutions at the Virtual Palm Beach International Boat Show, which opens Thursday, May 14.

Boating Industry Recognizes Volvo Penta D4 and D6 Marine Propulsion Systems in Top Boating Products of the Year

Volvo Penta’s next-generation D4 and D6 marine propulsion systems have been honored among the top products of the year by Boating Industry magazine.

VOLVO PENTA SUPPLIES PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT TO HEALTHCARE WORKERS

Volvo Penta, a global manufacturer of engines and complete power systems for marine and industrial applications, is taking action in response to the prevalent need for Personal Protective...

VOLVO PENTA CREATES DIGITAL INCENTIVE PROGRAM FOR INDUSTRIAL ENGINE CUSTOMERS AND DEALERS

My.VolvoPenta.com portal rewards partners for their business

VOLVO PENTA OF THE AMERICAS RECEIVES NATIONAL GREAT PLACE TO WORK RECOGNITION FOR SECOND YEAR IN A ROW

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (March 12, 2020) – For the second year in a row, Volvo Penta of the Americas has achieved recognition as a Great Place to Work by a national institute that promotes and...

Volvo withdraws from Conexpo over virus concerns

All business areas within the Volvo Group have jointly decided to not attend Conexpo-Con/Agg 2020 due to the outbreak and continuing concerns relating to the Coronavirus Covid-19.

Richard Sears lives his dream studying Blue Whales

Richard Sears – President of Mingan Island Cetacean Study (MICS) has been studying Blue Whales off of Canada’s St Lawrence coast for more than 40 years. But how do you go about collecting...

Volvo Penta powers a fleet of boats in South America’s demanding Beagle Channel

The company, Los Yámanas S.A. – who offers sea excursions in the Beagle Channel – is using Volvo Penta Inboard Performance System (IPS) to power two of their tour boats. Operating in one of...

Volvo Penta presents new D8 genset engine at Middle East Energy

Volvo Penta is strengthening its product portfolio with the launch of the new D8 Stage II and Stage IIIA/Tier 3 power generation engine. The 8-litre engine is making its trade show debut at...

Volvo Penta expands genset range with D8 Stage II and Stage IIIA/Tier 3 engine

Volvo Penta is launching a new addition to its genset product portfolio, the D8 Stage II and Stage IIIA/Tier 3 engine. The 8-litre power generation engine offers industry-leading power...