Engines and Motors

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    Yamaha Motor establishes company fund for new business creation


    Yamaha Motor Co Ltd has established a new company fund to further strengthen its global corporate venture capital activities. The US-based Yamaha Motor Exploratory Fund LP has a total investment of US$100m and an operation period of 10 years.

  • New NVH facility is Mercury’s third major expansion in the last 20 months

    Mercury Marine opens Noise, Vibration, Harshness Technical Center


    Mercury Marine has officially opened its new US$10m Noise, Vibration, Harshness (NVH) Technical Center at its global headquarters campus in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin.

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    US outboard shipments up through October


    US wholesale outboard engine shipments were up 6.7% year-to-date and year-over-year through October, according to the monthly shipping report compiled from a control group of National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) members.

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    Chinese outboard engine maker reports growth, secures UN supply contract


    Chinese outboard engine manufacturer Parsun has come quite a way since it became part of the Chinese, A-share listed public company Eastern Precision in 2015, of which it is now a fully owned subsidiary.

  • News

    Exports help drive growth at Bob’s Machine Shop


    From a sleepy little company with a great reputation for quality products to a growing global concern, Bob’s Machine Shop has more than doubled in size over 15 years, and the export market helped fuel that growth.

  • News

    Yanmar expands European distribution network


    The European distribution network for Yanmar Marine International has been extended with the opening of a new sales and customer representative office in France. This new office will assume full responsibility for the distribution of all the company’s products and services.

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    Cox Powertrain announces new technical partnerships at METSTRADE


    UK diesel outboard manufacturer Cox Powertrain is continuing to develop partnerships to enhance its marketing-leading technology initiative through marketing and service partnerships. The company has recently formed a new partnership with Coastkey.  

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    Triskel Marine wins hotly contested DAME Award


    Birgit Schnaase, chair of the DAME Awards jury, presented UK company Triskel Marine with the prestigious DAME Award 2018 on Tuesday for its fully integrated Integrel generator replacement system. A further five products were named as Category Winners and 22 received Special Mentions.

  • Yamaha outboards

    Yamaha Marine posts 7% 3Q gain


    Quarter results reflect outboard sales uplift

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    Outboards dominate performance boats at FLIBS


    Visitors walking the performance boating dock at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) are seeing something different this year: no sterndrives. The so-called ‘go-fast’ boat crowd has adopted outboard engines with a passion.