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BRP Rotax jet engine will power new AB Inflatables boat

BRP's Rotax 4-TEC jet propulsion system will power the ABJET 445 model from AB Inflatables, the company announced Wednesday. The new model will be equipped with the Rotax 4-TEC 150 jet propulsion system and will make its North American debut at the upcoming Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show. “Becoming a key supplier to AB Inflatables is part of our strategic ...

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BRP/Evinrude awards Water Research Excellence Fellowships

BRP (TSX:DOO) announced Tuesday that its Evinrude brand, in partnership with the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s School of Freshwater Sciences, has awarded the first two BRP/Evinrude Water Research Excellence Fellowships. The $5,000 fellowships were given to Brennan Dow and Christopher Suchocki to support their tuition at the school. The fellowships are highly competitive and are awarded to students conducting outstanding research ...

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Evinrude adds new dealers and OEMs

BRP recently signed 16 new dealers and four OEM boat builders to its Evinrude portfolio: Calypso Skiff, Chaparral Boats, Polar Kraft Boats and Mowdy Boats of Texas. “We are thrilled to welcome new members to BRP’s Evinrude family,” said Krista Sparkes, vice president, sales North America, BRP’s Marine Propulsion Systems division. “We introduced our new E-TEC G2 150 HP to ...

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BRP introduces 2017 Sea-Doo watercraft models

BRP (TSX: DOO) has introduced its new Sea-Doo models and a new Rotax Advanced Combustion Efficiency (ACE) power plant. The 2017 Sea-Doo line includes the Sea-Doo SPARK TRIXX, an accessible price-point with new GTS/GTI models and more performance in the mid-range with a GTR-X 230 powered by a new Rotax 1500 HO ACE engine. “The Sea-Doo watercraft line has never ...

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BRP prepares for Sea-Doo 2017 launch with giveaway

BRP is preparing to launch the 2017 Sea-Doo watercraft line and is offering fans the opportunity to register to unlock spy shots of the new models and a chance to win a new 2017 Sea-Doo watercraft of their own. The 2017 Sea-Doo watercraft line will be launched Tuesday, Aug. 16 and fans will be able to see the new models ...

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BRP Sturtevant Training Center to host ABYC Marine Systems Certification Course

BRP (TSX:DOO) announced Tuesday it will host the American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC) Marine Systems Certification Course at its BRP Training Center in Sturtevant, Wis. The course, offered Sept. 13 through 16, will include key information from different ABYC Standards as they apply to boat component selection and installation. Students will receive training in the best industry practices for ...

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New Evinrude fellowship will support environmental research

BRP's Evinrude brand, in partnership with the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s School of Freshwater Sciences, has launched the BRP/Evinrude Water Research Excellence Fellowships. The two $5,000 annual fellowships support tuition for graduate students at the School of Freshwater Sciences. The fellowships are given to students conducting outstanding research that will help protect and preserve the world’s fragile water resources. Recently, Evinrude ...

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Evinrude powers University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee School of Freshwater Science research vessels

BRP (TSX:DOO) announced Tuesday that its Evinrude brand has donated outboard engines to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s School of Freshwater Sciences for use on two research vessels. The engines were provided as part of Evinrude’s continuing support of local education and preservation of the marine environment. “We are very grateful to the team at Evinrude for their support of our ...

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BRP receives certificate of excellence for 15 years of facility wastewater management

BRP announced on Tuesday that its on-site wastewater treatment system used for many of its production processes was recently recognized with an award from Racine Wastewater Utility for excellence in facility wastewater management. BRP’s wastewater system has been in full compliance for every random sampling period during the past 15 years. “The Wastewater Utility is very proud to have companies ...

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