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said in a statement. “Being part of [the Advanced Systems Group] now for six months has only strengthened our outlook for future growth of product demand from customers, partners and OEM boatbuilders.”
Autonomous and Remote Control Functions. The Guide provides a mix of goal-based and prescriptive requirements set against a wider risk-based approach. ABS and HHI signed a Strategic Framework Agreement at the recent Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, which will lead to a series of Joint Development Projects (JDPs).
Full acquisition of remote monitoring firm to be completed by end of this year. Yamaha Motor USA has announced its intention to acquire remote monitoring and marine IoT systems manufacturer Siren Marine. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Deal set to take industry’s electromobility development to the next level. Volvo Penta and Danfoss’ Editron division have signed a partnership agreement that it is claimed will drive the transformation towards sustainable power solutions within the marine industry while taking the industry’s electromobility development ”to the next level”. The partnership will help both companies take the next steps in sustainable power solutions to deliver the highest quality future-proof technology to customers and supports the Volvo Group’s commitment to the Science Based Targets initiative, made in May 2020. That announcement laid out the company’s next steps in adjusting and futureproofing in line with the ambitions of the Paris Climate Agreement. Meanwhile, Danfoss is currently looking to become CO2 neutral in all of its global operations by 2030.
Navico adds significant electronic and software expertise and will take Brunswick Parts & Accessories revenues over $2bn. The industry’s largest player just got bigger with the completion of its acquisition of Navico, a global leader in marine electronics and sensors. Brunswick’s purchase for $1.05bn of the Navico brands – Lowrance, Simrad, B&G, and C-MAP – significantly adds to the company’s Advanced Systems Group (ASG), which already includes a broad portfolio of parts & accessories in power management, digital control and monitoring, and networked devices.