Neander Names Whiting as New Marketing Director

German outboard manufacturer Neander announced it has welcomed Richard Whiting on board to join the team as marketing director. Whiting brings many years of experience in increasing brand awareness and will be responsible for leading all of the company’s communications efforts designed to promote the Dtorque 50 diesel outboard and build customer confidence in the product.

The Cummins 5.9-Liter 12-Valve Gave Dodge Rams Power to Move Mountains

The turbocharged “12-valve” 5.9-liter Cummins wasn’t designed for fast quarter-mile passes or full pulls at the county fairgrounds, but its Mr. Hyde personality emerged as Dodge truck owners unleashed the rugged engine’s untapped potential. The 5.9 was born out of the workaday B-series family of inline four and six-cylinder engines built in the 1980s for use in agricultural, industrial, or construction equipment and commercial trucks (among other things). Though it’s a Cummins in name, the B series was a joint effort between Cummins and Case via a new division called Consolidated Diesel Corp.

ASIS Oil And Gas Rigid Inflatable Boats Delivery To Saipem

With the imposed restrictions on the motorboats operating around and nearby offshore oil and gas platforms, these three Rigid Hull Inflatable Boats have been fitted with diesel engines. Two are powered by OXE Diesel outboards of 150Hp and the third boat is powered by a Yanmar 4LHA-DTZP Diesel engine paired with a Hamilton jet.

OXE Marine joins forces with US distributor

Outboard manufacturer OXE Marine AB has announced it is joining forces with its largest distributor, Diesel Outboards and Outdoor Network Manufacturing in the US, to significantly strengthen the focus on commercial and distribution development. In conjunction with the transaction, Magnus Grönborg has decided to step-down as CEO due to personal reasons and the Board of Directors has appointed Anders Berg as acting CEO, commencing this role during January but no later than the 31st of January. The US outboard market represents approximately 40% of the world-wide sales of outboard engines and between 40%-50% of OXE Marine’s revenue.

Electric Fuel to launch new 48V marine lithium-ion battery at METSTRADE

Electric Fuel will launch its new 48V lithium-ion battery at the METSTRADE 2021 show, which will take place in Amsterdam.

The company will present the new 48V battery alongside its 12V Li-Ion LFP and 24V Li-Ion NCA marine batteries as well as its high quality operationally proven line of water-activated LED lifejacket lights.

New OXE Marine CEO reports on his 1st quarter at the helm

Diesel outboard engine manufacturer OXE Marine reported an increase of 20% in net sales for its third quarter ending September 30, compared to the previous quarter, with continued improvement of gross profit and gross margin of 28% for the quarter.

The company said sales growth over the period was driven by stronger supply of the OXE300 in combination with record sales of Parts & Accessories, indicating a continued increase of operative OXE engines.

Cox Marine announces further recruitment drive as it ramps up production

UK diesel outboard manufacturer prepares to boost production of the CXO300. Cox Marine, the UK diesel outboard manufacturer, has confirmed details of its latest Careers Open Day on 23 October as it seeks to recruit around 15 new employees. The company says it is looking to fill 10 vacancies in production – three positions in logistics, two in quality and a number of other positions in its sales and engineering divisions – due to its consistently growing order book.  Backed by a strong base of shareholders and private investors, Cox is responsible for the 300hp CXO300 marine diesel engine which entered production in the summer of 2020. Production is now entering its second shift and is about to ramp up.