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Volvo Penta supporting customers in every possible way

Last February, during the height of Covid-19 pandemic in China, Volvo Penta technician Hu Dai undertook a long, demanding journey through multiple checkpoints and security clearances, and...

Volvo Penta delivers support to customers and society during COVID-19 pandemic

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Volvo Penta is doing what it can to make a difference by protecting employees, supporting customers and helping society. In these uncertain times, the company...

Piloting in the Arctic seas of Norway

In the far north of Norway, deep inside the Arctic Circle, Buksér og Berging ensures ships can come into harbor safely. It’s a role that requires skill, courage and high-performing...

Saving fuel never looked so cool: Palm Beach Motor Yachts’ flagship with Volvo Penta IPS

Palm Beach Motor Yachts has launched their next flagship, the GT60, at the Miami Yacht Show. Powered by twin Volvo Penta IPS 1350s this new yacht has unrivaled fuel-efficiency in its class.

Volvo Penta helps propel Cranchi into a new yachting segment

Italian boatbuilder, Cranchi, unveils its largest yacht yet at the Düsseldorf International Boat Show – powered by Volvo Penta.

Five Volvo Penta films on Stage V engines

Highlighting the benefits of the improvements in its Stage V engine range for off-road applications, Volvo Penta has launched a new film series. It shows how the company understands the...

Richard Sears’ Boating Dream: Studying Blue Whales

Richard Sears has a passion for researching blue whales – the largest animals on the planet

Game changer gets strength and reliability from D11

When Captain John and Chandra Gavin decided to build Game Changer, a custom 45-foot, down-east-style Hustler fishing boat in 2014, they chose a Volvo Penta D11 625-horsepower marine...

Tier 4 Final – Why you Need it for Power Generation

Let’s begin with background on the current emission regulations in the United States. Then, we can dive into the reasons why organizations should consider Volvo Penta’s trusted Tier 4 Final...

Volvo Penta D16 engines deliver the power to light Sweden Rock

“We only get one chance when doing a show. We can’t take a risk that equipment will break, fail or become unstable. That’s why we use these generators and engines. They are a great...

Uptime in focus when developing the Volvo Penta Stage V off-road engines

Andreas Viktorsson, chief project manager for Stage V, explains how Volvo Penta has managed to increase uptime in its latest D5 to D13 off-road engines by minimizing active regeneration.

Powering Life’s Most Important Moments

Volvo Penta is found at the core of pivotal moments that create memories to last a lifetime. We founded this on our strong history within the marine and industrial industries, establishing a...

Proven Success with Elizabeth River Ferry

The Hampton Roads Transit Elizabeth River Ferry, a 150-passenger ferry operated by Norfolk by Boat in the tidewater area of Virginia (USA), runs daily between Portsmouth and downtown...

Savings of $113,000 in fuel per year with Volvo Penta D16

Running seven days a week, 24 hours per day for nine months of the year, reliability and fuel consumption have been critical factors in the choice of engine for Thompson Recycle Company...

Proven Success: Reliable Standby Power, Excellent Fuel Savings

In 2015, the Thompson Recycle Company, based in Saline, MI, purchased the Volvo Penta D16 powered generator based on extensive research and consistently positive recommendations from those...

Halit Yukay’s Boating Dream: From school book sketches to his own yacht brand

Already at the age of six he designed his first boat, sketching on his school books. Today, 37-year-old Halit Yukay is the owner and designer of his own yacht brand, Mazu Yachts.

The Mareco brothers’ boating dream: A passion that runs in the family

The passion for boats and boat life made Swedish brothers Conny, Jimmy and Billy choose the same path and become marine technicians. Now they run a successful boatyard together in the...

Powering Life’s Most Important Moments: Industrial Made to Move You

Providing power for when and where it’s most needed, Volvo Penta rests at the heart of pivotal moments that create memories to last a lifetime. We build upon the foundation of our strong...

A family business branches out and grows with Volvo Penta IPS

A family-owned ferry company, based in northeast Italy, is making a splash in the industry by choosing Volvo Penta Inboard Performance System (IPS) to power its Delfino Verde Deluxe ferry –...

FOLLOWING A FATHER’S LOBSTER FISHING LEGACY

There was a permanent shadow trailing Tom Farrell on the docks where his lobster boat was harbored, nestled alongside the Southern New Jersey coast. Behind him was a young boy, yearning to...