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New NYPD Response Boat to be Powered by Volvo Penta

NYPD RB-M C new patrol boat

The newest response boat commissioned for the New York Police Department is the first for the organization that will be powered by Volvo Penta diesel inboard engines from Pacific Power Group. The Project The fifth Response Boat – Medium C (RB-M C) built by Oregon’s Vigor Industrial will join the fleet of […]

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Volvo Penta Partnership Fuses Emissions Standards with Innovations

At the end of May, Pacific Power Group’s marine power systems partner Volvo Penta announced a new engine and aftertreatment concept to comply with new IMO Tier III standards. The solution is based on the company’s own experience, along with expertise from the Volvo Group, in selective catalytic reduction (SCR) technology. The […]

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Choosing the Right Engine Oil to Prolong the Lifespan of Your Engine

Engine oil is critical to your engine’s ability to function in an efficient way. Our partners at Volvo Penta have recently put together an article talking about how to choose the right oil and how engine oil improves the durability of your engine. We agree this is a very important part of […]

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Rural Hutterite Community Relies on Backup Power from MTU

In a remote area, power issues are critical. Often, weather or aging systems cause outages, in which case, having reliable backup power can be key to reducing loss and maintaining productivity. One of the verticals in which Pacific Power Group has extensively worked is rural communities and infrastructure, and this case study […]

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Signet Maritime Tug Project Marries Uptime with Power and Maneuverability

Pacific Power Group’s Marine team has recently provided Houston-based Signet Maritime with power systems and engineering support to help make their new tugboat one of the best on the water. Pacific Power Group was presented with a unique opportunity outside our standard territory to help supply a MTU marine power system for […]

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Cutting Edge Military Patrol Boats Rely on Power Supplied by PPG & MTU

Throughout the past several years, SAFE Boats International has been working on a contract for the U.S. Navy Coastal Riverine Force for their next generation patrol boat, the Mk VI. Part of the Navy Expeditionary Combat Command (NECC) fleet of combatant craft, the Mk (or “Mark”) VI PB’s mission is to provide […]

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New Seattle Metro Ferries Powered by Pacific Power Group

If you take a ride on a new Washington State Ferry, it’s likely your vessel’s onboard power is provided by three Volvo Penta generators from Pacific Power Group. Volvo Penta diesel generators have been selected to power two new ferries for the Washington State fleet, including the Chimacum, which was recently delivered, […]

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