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Launching Adventure: PPG Provides National Geographic Expedition Vessels with MTU engines

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The wilderness is waiting out there, and the National Geographic Lindblad Expeditions’ tour vessels are designed to take passengers into the wild to experience adventure first-hand.

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Volvo Penta Unveils New Commercial Marine Engine

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Volvo Penta has expanded its commercial marine engine lineup to offer a new diesel 8-liter engine, engineered with the latest technology for applications that require low weight and high power. The D8 engine is...

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PPG Engineers U.S.’s Cleanest Ferry Propulsion System


Pacific Power Group has engineered a propulsion system with an exhaust treatment system for two new San Francisco Water Emergency Transportation Authority (WETA) ferries that will be the cleanest...

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Powering a new 144-car Washington State Ferry

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Our marine team is supplying four diesel generator sets for a new Olympic-class ferry named the Suquamish that is currently under construction for Washington State Ferries. Three Volvo Penta D13 keel-cooled ship...

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Alaskan Fishing Success with Volvo Penta

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Imagine this: it’s the start of the Alaskan fishing season. You just finished up your first week on the water and it’s a good catch – salmon, halibut and cod are in abundance. The weather is in your favor and you have...

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