Tag: Marine

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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Easy Boating Features Offer Major Benefits to Customers

Easy Boating Features Offer Major Benefits to Customers Johnson & Towers and Western Branch Diesel, part of Indel Power Group, are both authorized Volvo Penta Marine Power Centers in their respective territories. Volvo Penta, a leader in the marine engine industry, offers customers information and convenience at their fingertips through their Easy Boating Features. “Volvo [...]
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