Oct 23, 2018

Ron Huibers InterviewAndy Adams of Boating Industry Canada News Week interviewed Volvo Penta President Ron Huibers on their newest products. In this video, Adams asks what's coming down the pipe - here are some important insights about the future as imagined by Volvo Penta.

Among the innovations Ron Huibers talks about are new levels of onboard electronics and connectivity to make boating easier. He also talks about Volvo’s electric vehicle technologies and how those advances may make their way to a hybrid boat in your future.

See the video: https://youtu.be/AQa1vqVeJ2U

 

 

 

 

 

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BOSTON WHALER CELEBRATES TWO MILLION HOURS WITHOUT A LOST TIME INCIDENT 

Boston Whaler Safety AwardBoston Whaler’s dedication to employee safety has resulted in a major milestone: As of February 20, 2019, the company logged two million hours without a lost time incident. These accident-free hours represent approximately 12 months’ time. 

“I would like to congratulate and thank everyone who made this achievement possible,” said President Nick Stickler. “Boston Whaler is committed to the well-being of our employees — safety is more than just a priority, it’s a part of our culture. It’s a commitment to each other that we renew every single day.” 

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BRUNSWICK BOAT GROUP TO ESTABLISH INTEGRATED MANUFACTURING CENTER

Brunswick CorporationBrunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) has announced that its Boat Group will establish its Merritt Island facility in Florida as an Integrated Manufacturing Center.  Since the wind-down of Sea Ray Sport Yacht and Yacht production operations at the site last year, the facility has been transitioning to become a hub of operations to support the growth and development of Sea Ray, Boston Whaler and other Brunswick boat brands.  

“The Brunswick Integrated Manufacturing Center is an important element of our overall capacity and productivity plans,” said Huw Bower, Brunswick Boat Group president. 

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