Pacific Marine Power Adds Volvo Penta Marine Products to their Lineup
02/19/2015

New Northwest Volvo Penta Power Center offers complete range of marine engine and generator sets

Online PR News – 19-February-2015 – Kent, Wash. – Recently appointed as a new Volvo Penta Authorized Power Center, Pacific Marine Power now provides the full range of Volvo Penta diesel and gasoline marine engines, generator sets, and controls to customers throughout Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Alaska.

Known for providing quality marine power, parts, and service throughout the region for more than 25 years, Pacific is proud to supply these superior products to their clients. The Volvo Penta marine engine lineup includes their Inboard Performance System (IPS) 350 through 1200 propulsion engines, with forward-facing, steerable propulsion units. The IPS diesel marine engines can provide up to 900 HP for better acceleration, and they offer 30 percent reduced fuel consumption, 40 percent longer operating range, and 50 percent lower perceived noise and vibration levels.

Volvo Penta marine generator sets are powered by the D5 through D16 Series engines, with ratings from 60-480 kWe. These gensets have industry-leading fuel consumption, outstanding reliability and go longer between service intervals.

“Volvo Penta has a tremendous product range with diesel engines ranging from 12 to 900 HP and gasoline engines from 200 to 430 HP that offer excellent fuel consumption and durability,” said Bill Mossey, Vice President, Pacific Marine Power. “Volvo Penta has a world-class distribution system with parts availability and speed of delivery unmatched in the marine industry. We have already exceeded our expectations in new orders for new vessel construction and repower projects.”

As a new Volvo Penta Power Center, Pacific is excited to expand their product offerings to new and existing clients who operate supply vessels, workboats, river and short sea transport, and passenger boats throughout the region.

About Pacific Marine Power
As a division of Pacific Power Group, Pacific Marine Power provides the marine industry with high-quality propulsion engines, controls, and generator sets throughout the West Coast and Alaska. Based in Kent, Wash., PMP supplies products and services for a wide range of vessels including workboats, commercial fishing boats, defense craft, yachts, and specialty craft. PMP also offers custom application engineering, factory-trained technicians, and marine parts and service.

About Volvo Penta
Volvo Penta, with approximately 4,000 dealers in more than 130 countries, is a global manufacturer of engines for leisure boats and commercial vessels, as well as industrial applications. The engine program includes diesel and gasoline engines with power outputs between 10 and 900 horsepower. Volvo Penta is part of the Volvo Group, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of heavy trucks, buses and construction equipment.