Category: Marine

Sportfishing Boat Owner Pleased with Volvo Penta D11s

Andrew Friedman is thoroughly enjoying his newly built Henriques sportfishing boat, powered by twin Volvo Penta D11 725-horsepower engines. Based out of Brielle, New Jersey, the 42-foot EXHTB, named ORION, is providing a comfortable ride for Andrew and his guests. “The D11s are a great fit for the 42 EXHTB. They offer reduced weight, stronger [...]
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Volvo Penta D11 Running Smoothly After Five Years

Water Proof, a 42-foot, custom-built Northern Bay sportfishing boat, completed in 2016, is running at its best with a Volvo Penta D11, 670-horsepower engine. It features yacht-quality amenities for up to six passengers and two crew, and is perfectly geared for multi-day, long-range fishing trips to catch tuna, swordfish, and mahi-mahi, up to 150 miles [...]
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Johnson & Towers’ Partnership with Viking Strengthens Boating Industry

Relationships that are built and then last for over 50 years are hard to come by. Johnson & Towers, an Indel Power Group company, and Viking Yacht Company celebrate 58-years of a successful business relationship this April. “Viking was started in 1964 by my father and uncle,” says Pat Healey, President and CEO, Viking Yacht [...]
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Pilot Boats Running Well with Volvo Penta Engines

Pilot Boats Running Well with Volvo Penta Engines The Association of Maryland Pilots have been enjoying the superior performance of Volvo Penta engines installed in two pilot boats built by Gladding-Hearn Shipbuilding in Somerset, Massachusetts. The project team members consisted of JD Messler, Marine Territory Sales Manager, Johnson & Towers, a member of Indel Power [...]
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Fifth Daufuskie Island Ferry Scheduled for Repower

Fifth Daufuskie Island Ferry Scheduled for Repower With four of the Daufuskie Island ferries repowered, Richard Inglis, director of transportation, Daufuskie Island Ferry service, is looking to repower a fifth ferry, the Haig Point IV, as well as a water taxi. Beginning in 2016, the ferry company began working with Ken Cotte, territory manager, Western [...]
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