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Volvo Penta IPS to power new Amer charter yacht

The compact design of Volvo Penta IPS delivers more space onboard – a small engine room allows for extra crew cabins, and storage for toys like jet skis – making the Amer 120 suitable for charter holidays. Volvo Penta is also working with Garmin to combine two independent systems, namely Volvo Penta...

Volvo Penta D8

The new D8 industrial genset engine is based on mature technology concepts that have undergone hundreds of thousands of testing hours. The Volvo Group and Isuzu Motors completed the transaction whereby Isuzu Motors acquired UD Trucks from the Volvo Group

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If diesel pollutes less…

Energy transition of Class II, switching to gas while maintaining a share of the latest generation diesel can generate fewer emissions than a rapid consecration of the LNG. The Politecnico di Milano has studied the guidelines for the renewal of the fleet

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Volvo Penta launches an electric driveline for fire trucks

Volvo Penta (here, our post about the newly appointed president) has developed an electric driveline addressed to innovative fire trucks. An interesting application deals with the collaboration with Rosenbauer, a leading fire service vehicle manufacturer. The driveline enables quite an innovative so...

Heléne Mellquist is the new President of Volvo Penta

Heléne Mellquist has been appointed President of Volvo Penta and member of the Volvo Group Management Team. Currently President for the European Division of Volvo Trucks, Mellquist began her career at the Volvo Group in 1988 and has held many senior positions at the company, as well as being the CEO...

Volvo Penta and hydrogen. Looking at the near future

We told you about the agreement between the Volvo Group and Daimler Truck for the development of fuel cell systems. In Götebörg they clearly have ambitious programs, which also involve Volvo Penta and Volvo CE. Hydrogen is thus entering the industrial applications audience (Deutz also announced the ...

Volvo Penta D8 Stage II and Stage IIIA PG engine, in details

Volvo Penta D8 Stage II and Stage IIIA engine was on display at Middle East Energy 2020 in Dubai. We had already introduced the new version of the engine, whose Stage V version was presented at the end of 2019 at Key Energy in Rimini. Kristian Vekas, Product manager for generator engines at Volvo Pe...

Volvo and Covid-19. Swedish pioneers of precautionary measures

Volvo and Covid-19. The Swedish mood Volvo and Covid-19. The Swedish group alerted its employees to the outbreak of the virus and was not unprepared. The first objective is health protection. We asked them for their impressions of this difficult time. VOLVO GOES AUTONOMOUS! The Volvo Group has been ...

The third India Diesel Powertrain Summit in June 2020

The third India Diesel Powertrain Summit 2020 is scheduled on June 17-18 in Chennai, India. The event will be dedicated to providing the next 5-10 years of policy direction and supporting localized technological innovation as well as exploiting the market opportunities in India and other South Asian...

Conexpo 2020: by the engine side

Conexpo 2020: How many stars under the Nevada sky! Conexpo 2020: it’s time to take stock of what happened in Vegas. We have already reported on the issues relating to Covid19. Cummins and Volvo Penta withdrew their employees, leaving product on display. A general warning that led the organizer...
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Our report from Middle East Energy 2020

The report from Middle East Energy 2020. We would have liked to talk – as usual, indeed – only about engines, technology, innovation. We must, however, inevitably begin with the great current global emergency, the coronavirus outbreak which has, among its consequences, the cancellation o...

ConExpo and Covid-19

ConExpo and Covid-19: let’s challenge the fear ConExpo and Covid-19. It sounds such as ‘Love in the time of cholera’, famous novel by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, EP of Shakira and a movie by Mike Newell. It is difficult to estimate now the extent of the recessive effect on the economy ...
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