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Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Mercury Marine encourages all boaters to make safety their No. 1 concern as the weather warms and boats hit the water this summer. Mercury, the world leader in marine propulsion technology, recently collaborated with Capt. Mike Genoun, host of Florida Sport Fishing TV and editor-in-chief of Florida Sport Fishing Magazine, to create a

tags: Engines

Friday, February 13, 2015

A decade ago, one system single-handedly changed the face of leisure and commercial boating. The game changer? Volvo Penta IPS. (CHESAPEAKE, Va.) – Feb. 5, 2015 – (Marine NewsWire) In the first two months of 2005, visitors from all over the world attended the London International Boat Show and Miami International Boat

tags: Engines

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

(CHESAPEAKE, Va.) – Feb. 2, 2015 – (Marine NewsWire) The first new Slane 62 convertible, which is under construction at Slane Marine’s boatyard in High Point, N.C., will be powered by twin Volvo Penta IPS3 steerable drive units. “The 62 will be one of the most fuel-efficient sportfishing boats in its class

tags: Engines

Monday, November 24, 2014

Seattle, WA – November 18, 2014 - Less than one year after announcing the formalization of their relationship, Cummins and Konrad Marine confirm they have added 480 and 550 horsepower ratings to the diesel sterndrive packages they jointly offer. The 480 rating is approved for both leisure and commercial applications. The

tags: Engines

Saturday, October 4, 2014

KENNESAW, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Yamaha Marine Group announced today that the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA®) has again recognized Yamaha with a CSI Award for excellence in customer satisfaction in the Outboard Engine category. This year’s award is the thirteenth consecutive, an achievement no other

tags: Engines

Saturday, September 20, 2014

With changes in fuel blends over the last several years, boaters need to pay more attention than ever to the fuel additives they use on their boats at haul out time. Ethanol gasoline blends and ultra-low sulfur diesel requires a multi-functional fuel additive to keep fuel “fresh” and protect the engine over the winter,

tags: Air Purification, Engines, Fuel Treatments

Sunday, August 24, 2014

To help increase business and provide even better service for its customers, Laborde Products has been chosen as a SteyrMotors distributor. The company will offer sales, service and support throughout Alabama, Arkansas, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas and Wisconsin.

by: Martin Flory Group

tags: Engines

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

KENNESAW, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Yamaha Marine Group today announced the launch of the Helm Master Captain’s Delivery and System DVD*, which will be available for dealers, boat builders and Helm Master owners next month. Helm Master, Yamaha’s fully integrated boat control system, was launched in 2012 to offer boaters the

tags: Engines

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