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OXE Diesel so much more fuel efficient and safer than a petrol outboard.

Tony Kortens MD from Landing Craft UK, talks about how the OXE Diesel has transformed his fleet of vessels due to improved efficiencies. READ MORE

SILENT AND SMOOTH GEAR SHIFTING

Volvo Penta’s Silent Shift feature is due to be rolled out into its D3 diesel engine range.

2019 Outboard Directory

Cover Story: Loss Control When it comes to insurance coverage, the big emphasis is still on safety. Vessel Report: Special Purpose First-time fireboat buyers are fueling the market. Boats & Gear • Eastern Shipbuilding delivers another 6,800-hp tug to McAllister • 360-passenger whale watch boat for Massachusetts from Gulf Craft • New 55' pilot boat for the Virginia pilots from ...

Mastry Repower Helping Boaters Go Green

Mastry Engine Centers have announced that they have developed a program to help owners of older two-stroke outboards make the right decision to trade-up to a clean burning, smooth running, quiet Suzuki four-stroke outboard. 

Yamaha HELM MASTER®

Captains of large offshore boats have already discovered the incredible ease and precision of Helm Master®. This fully integrated boat control system includes an enhanced binnacle control, a streamlined digital display, push-button start/stop switches, an RFID key fob and an innovative joystick.

Optimus 360 Joystick System

SeaStar has created the Optimus 360 Joystick to ensure that slow, close quarter vessel maneuvering is made easier - from the convenience of a centralized (or multi-location), drive-by-wire joystick control.

Successful Tests for CXO300 Diesel Outboard

Cox Powertrain, the British developer and manufacturer of high-powered diesel outboards, is reporting the successful completion of the first round of in-field outboard validation tests by the US Navy.

EIB Invests in Low-Emissions Outboard Engines

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a EUR 14 million venture loan agreement with Sweden’s Cimco Marine AB to co-finance its innovation and growth investments.

Stellar rise in outboard sales

As global outboard sales reach record highs we look at current and future global trends and how the arrival of diesel will affect the market Outboard sales rising in the USA and Europe, partly driven by a shift in consumer demand from cruisers to day boats Demand for high performance engines increases High demand for …

Volvo Penta continues to develop self-docking technology

A year after demonstrating its self-docking concept, Volvo Penta says it is taking all the feedback it received and moving forward with a stepwise approach.