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Screen Machine Industries Specifies Volvo Penta Tier 4 Final Engine for New Rock Crusher
Mechanical Power Transmission

Screen Machine Industries Specifies Volvo Penta Tier 4 Final Engine for New Rock Crusher

Machine to be Unveiled at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 (CHESAPEAKE, Va.) – March 6, 2017 – Screen Machine Industries has selected Volvo Penta to supply EPA Tier 4 Final engines for its new 4043TR-series rock crushers. The new machine, powered by a Volvo Penta 360 hp TAD1171VE engine, will make its debut at CONEXPO-CON/AGG in Las Vegas March 7-10 – Booth C32313. Volvo Penta’s emission-reduction...

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Southwest Products Selects Volvo Penta to Power Its New QP 100 Mobile Generators
Mechanical Power Transmission

Southwest Products Selects Volvo Penta to Power Its New QP 100 Mobile Generators

(CHESAPEAKE, Va.) – Feb. 23, 2017 – When designing its new QP 100 generator, Southwest Products evaluated a range of different engine options before specifying Volvo Penta Tier 4 Final industrial diesel engines. New for 2017, Southwest Products’ new QP-series 100kVA gensets are being powered by Volvo Penta five-liter TAD571VE engines. The QP 100 generators also feature an integrated battery...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Xylem Specifies Volvo Penta Industrial Open Power Units for Godwin Dewatering Systems

(CHESAPEAKE, Va.) – Sept. 26, 2016 – Volvo Penta is supplying its new PowerPac industrial open power units for use in Xylem’s Godwin brand dewatering pumps. Godwin, a brand of Xylem and global leader in the supply of fully automatic self-priming pumps, has selected Volvo Penta to provide Tier 4 Final diesel PowerPac units that will drive various Godwin pump systems in mining, sewage,...

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Capacity Trucks Selects Volvo Penta Tier 4 Final Solution for Terminal Tractor Line
Mechanical Power Transmission

Capacity Trucks Selects Volvo Penta Tier 4 Final Solution for Terminal Tractor Line

Capacity Trucks Selects Volvo Penta Tier 4 Final Solution for Terminal Tractor Line CHESAPEAKE, Va. – Capacity Trucks has chosen Volvo Penta to be a supplier of EPA Tier 4 Final engines for its line of Sabre terminal tractors. A Volvo Penta 173 hp engine was recently installed into a Capacity truck that made its debut at the Capacity Dealer Meeting in early June and will be deployed at several...

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Mechanical Power Transmission

Volvo Penta Supplies Tier 4 Final Engines for Wiggins Lift Company

(CHESAPEAKE, Va.)-  Wiggins Lift Company, Inc. has chosen Volvo Penta as the preferred OEM supplier of EPA Tier 4 Final diesel engines for its line of industrial material handling machines. The California-based company deployed its first fork lift with a Volvo Penta six-cylinder TAD870 engine for stevedoring operations at Port Hueneme, Calif. Recently, the company delivered new marina...

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Open Power Units comply with EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IV.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Open Power Units comply with EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IV.

Pre-installed with Tier 4F/Stage IV after-treatment components, engine cooling system, air and fuel filters, and mounting brackets, EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IV PowerPac units are available for 214–543 hp TAD87XVE, TAD117XVE, and TAD137XVE engine models. Integration facilitates and accelerates installation, without custom engineering, in OEM machines. Units utilize Selective Catalytic Reduction...

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Mechanical Power Transmission

Technology Award for Dual Clutch for Trucks

The I-Shift Dual Clutch transmission uses technology from the sports car industry to lift the driveability in heavy trucks to a whole new level. It is the first dual-clutch transmission for serial produced heavy vehicles, and the engineers responsible for the solution will receive Volvo's technology award for 2014. Dual clutch technology means that two gears can be engaged simultaneously and...

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Volvo Penta IPS: Still Revolutionary 10 Years on
Mechanical Power Transmission

Volvo Penta IPS: Still Revolutionary 10 Years on

A- decade ago, one system single-handedly changed the face of leisure and commercial boating. The game-changer? Volvo Penta IPS. In January 2005 more than 150,000 people visited the London Boat Show expecting to find the usual selection of boats, equipment and accessories. What they discovered instead was history in the making, when the event introduced Volvo Penta IPS (Inboard Performance...

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Volvo Penta Helps Power Nibulon's Global Grain Empire
Mechanical Power Transmission

Volvo Penta Helps Power Nibulon's Global Grain Empire

At the heart of Nibulon's global grain empire are the hardworking pusher tugs; these robust vessels, which are currently in operation and under construction, are equipped with Volvo Penta engines, and will help move Nibulon's internationally exported foodstuffs up and down Ukraine's major waterways. Global grain producer, investor and exporter Nibulon is a leading supplier to...

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CTruk Launches First Volvo Penta IPS Workboat
Transportation Industry Products

CTruk Launches First Volvo Penta IPS Workboat

British boat builder CTruk has delivered its first Volvo Penta IPS-equipped workboat to Dutch tender services and crewboat charter company Sima Charters. CTruk, a British boat builder specializing in high-speed composite marine craft, including catamaran workboats and wind farm support vessels, has delivered its first workboat equipped with Volvo Penta IPS (Inboard Propulsion System) to Sima...

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Company News

Volvo Penta Begins Final Assembly of Industrial Engines in United States

Company to Leverage Existing Tennessee Production Facility (CHESAPEAKE, Va.) – May 7, 2018 – Volvo Penta today announced the commencement of a final assembly line for production of industrial versatile - or variable speed - diesel engines at its established engine factory in Lexington, Tennessee. The move will improve customization of engine orders based on specific requirements and reduce...

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The Manufacturing Institute to Honor Volvo Penta's Valerie Harriell with STEP Ahead Award on April 10

Award Honors Top Women Leaders in the Manufacturing Industry (CHESAPEAKE, Va.) - March 7, 2018 - The Manufacturing Institute has announced that Valerie Harriell, vice president of human resources for Volvo Penta of the Americas, has been named one of the top women in U.S. manufacturing for 2018. Harriell and the other honorees will be recognized at the 6th Annual Women in Manufacturing STEP...

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Screen Machine Industries Specifies Volvo Penta Tier 4 Final Engine for New Rock Crusher
Mechanical Power Transmission

Screen Machine Industries Specifies Volvo Penta Tier 4 Final Engine for New Rock Crusher

Machine to be Unveiled at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 (CHESAPEAKE, Va.) – March 6, 2017 – Screen Machine Industries has selected Volvo Penta to supply EPA Tier 4 Final engines for its new 4043TR-series rock crushers. The new machine, powered by a Volvo Penta 360 hp TAD1171VE engine, will make its debut at CONEXPO-CON/AGG in Las Vegas March 7-10 – Booth C32313. Volvo Penta’s emission-reduction...

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Southwest Products Selects Volvo Penta to Power Its New QP 100 Mobile Generators
Mechanical Power Transmission

Southwest Products Selects Volvo Penta to Power Its New QP 100 Mobile Generators

(CHESAPEAKE, Va.) – Feb. 23, 2017 – When designing its new QP 100 generator, Southwest Products evaluated a range of different engine options before specifying Volvo Penta Tier 4 Final industrial diesel engines. New for 2017, Southwest Products’ new QP-series 100kVA gensets are being powered by Volvo Penta five-liter TAD571VE engines. The QP 100 generators also feature an integrated battery...

Read More »
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Xylem Specifies Volvo Penta Industrial Open Power Units for Godwin Dewatering Systems

(CHESAPEAKE, Va.) – Sept. 26, 2016 – Volvo Penta is supplying its new PowerPac industrial open power units for use in Xylem’s Godwin brand dewatering pumps. Godwin, a brand of Xylem and global leader in the supply of fully automatic self-priming pumps, has selected Volvo Penta to provide Tier 4 Final diesel PowerPac units that will drive various Godwin pump systems in mining, sewage,...

Read More »
Capacity Trucks Selects Volvo Penta Tier 4 Final Solution for Terminal Tractor Line
Mechanical Power Transmission

Capacity Trucks Selects Volvo Penta Tier 4 Final Solution for Terminal Tractor Line

Capacity Trucks Selects Volvo Penta Tier 4 Final Solution for Terminal Tractor Line CHESAPEAKE, Va. – Capacity Trucks has chosen Volvo Penta to be a supplier of EPA Tier 4 Final engines for its line of Sabre terminal tractors. A Volvo Penta 173 hp engine was recently installed into a Capacity truck that made its debut at the Capacity Dealer Meeting in early June and will be deployed at several...

Read More »
Mechanical Power Transmission

Volvo Penta Supplies Tier 4 Final Engines for Wiggins Lift Company

(CHESAPEAKE, Va.)-  Wiggins Lift Company, Inc. has chosen Volvo Penta as the preferred OEM supplier of EPA Tier 4 Final diesel engines for its line of industrial material handling machines. The California-based company deployed its first fork lift with a Volvo Penta six-cylinder TAD870 engine for stevedoring operations at Port Hueneme, Calif. Recently, the company delivered new marina...

Read More »
Open Power Units comply with EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IV.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Open Power Units comply with EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IV.

Pre-installed with Tier 4F/Stage IV after-treatment components, engine cooling system, air and fuel filters, and mounting brackets, EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IV PowerPac units are available for 214–543 hp TAD87XVE, TAD117XVE, and TAD137XVE engine models. Integration facilitates and accelerates installation, without custom engineering, in OEM machines. Units utilize Selective Catalytic Reduction...

Read More »
Mechanical Power Transmission

Technology Award for Dual Clutch for Trucks

The I-Shift Dual Clutch transmission uses technology from the sports car industry to lift the driveability in heavy trucks to a whole new level. It is the first dual-clutch transmission for serial produced heavy vehicles, and the engineers responsible for the solution will receive Volvo's technology award for 2014. Dual clutch technology means that two gears can be engaged simultaneously and...

Read More »
Volvo Penta IPS: Still Revolutionary 10 Years on
Mechanical Power Transmission

Volvo Penta IPS: Still Revolutionary 10 Years on

A- decade ago, one system single-handedly changed the face of leisure and commercial boating. The game-changer? Volvo Penta IPS. In January 2005 more than 150,000 people visited the London Boat Show expecting to find the usual selection of boats, equipment and accessories. What they discovered instead was history in the making, when the event introduced Volvo Penta IPS (Inboard Performance...

Read More »

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