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BRP Create New Marine Group

BRP Create New Marine Group BRP have announced the creation of the Marine Group with the acquisition of Alumacraft, a private North American manufacturer of aluminium fishing boats, based in St. Peter, Minnesota. Tracy Crocker, Senior Vice-President and General Manager of Evinrude Outboard Motors since 2017, is being appointed President of the Group, effective immediately. […]

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Human-Powered Sub Receives Makeover

Human-Powered Sub Receives Makeover A human-powered submarine built by students at the University of Warwick has received a professional makeover from 3M experts ahead of a global competition. The science-based technology company, which is sponsoring the WarwickSub team, had been tasked with making HPS-Godiva 4 the best-looking contender in the European International Submarine Races, which […]

BRP Create New Marine Group

Volvo Penta Set Electric Power Deadline

Volvo Penta Set Electric Power Deadline Volvo Penta have issued a clear statement of intent with the news that by 2021 they will provide electrified power solutions for both their land- and sea-based business segments. Underpinned by the success of hybrid and all-electric technology introduced by the Volvo Group, Volvo Penta’s electrified solutions will demonstrate […]

BRP Create New Marine Group

SeaStar Solutions Launch Gen II Jackplates  

SeaStar Solutions Launch Gen II Jackplates   SeaStar Solutions have announced the introduction of their next-generation SeaStar jackplates. The improved Gen II SeaStar Standard and Xtreme jackplates handle up to 300hp and 400hp outboards, respectively, are easier to install and adjust, and are designed to better resist the damaging effects of the harsh marine environment. […]

BRP Create New Marine Group

Mirka Introduce New Surface Abrasives

Mirka Introduce New Surface Abrasives Mirka are extending their range of paper-backed abrasives for GRP and other surfaces by introducing multi-hole discs in their Gold and Q Silver Ace ranges, designed to improve the discs’ performance by increasing their dust extraction capabilities.   The new multi-hole pattern reduces clogging of the abrasive surface, increases the […]

BRP Create New Marine Group

Fischer Panda Busy at Crick

Fischer Panda Busy at Crick Fischer Panda UK demonstrated their full system capabilities in supplying reliable, cost-effective electric drive solutions to their inland waterways customers at the Crick Boat Show in May.   Reflecting the increasing interest in alternatives to traditional petrol or diesel drive systems, the Fischer Panda stand was busy with visitors enquiring […]

BRP Create New Marine Group

Dyena Launch New ​Vessel/Crew Monitoring System

Dyena Launch New ​Vessel/Crew Monitoring System Since releasing their original device in 2012, Dyena have continued to advance their vessel monitoring systems, supplying government agencies including the Royal Navy and the US Navy, and commercial wind farm operators such as E.ON and RWE.   Dyena’s new OFFSHORE system provides an off-the-shelf solution for vessel and […]

BRP Create New Marine Group

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