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 data on these shy giants?
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 the most remote parts of the world, the sightseeing boats enable thousands of tourists to experience the beauty of this unique region.
Volvo Penta Begins Production of Seven Marine Outboards in Tennessee
Today Volvo Penta announced the start of production and assembly of Seven Marine outboards at the organization’s wholly-owned facility in Lexington, Tennessee. As of January 2020, the entire lineup of Seven Marine engines has been incorporated into the Volvo Penta production process.
Volvo Penta D16 marine gensets power the award winning Sendo Liner
Volvo Penta has contributed to a project with shipyard Concordia Damen and operator Sendo Shipping to deliver the first battery-hybrid inland barge – the Sendo Liner. Now the container ship has won the prestigious KNVTS Ship of the Year 2019 Maritime Award.