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Mercury Marine introduces new V-6 FourStroke outboard lineup, expansion to SeaPro line

Mercury Marine has announced the introduction of its new V-6 FourStroke outboard family and the expansion of its SeaPro commercial line. The new engine family features 175 HP, 200 HP, and 225 HP FourStroke outboards and a V-6 200 HP SeaPro commercial outboard. The new Mercury FourStroke and SeaPro outboards are built on Mercury’s new 3.4-liter V-6 platform, which is ...

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Marine engine manufacturers meet new CARB deputy chief

Representatives from the Engine Manufacturers Division Technical Committee recently met with Steve Cliff, the newly appointed deputy chief executive director of the California Air Resources Board. In his role related to the marine industry, Cliff oversees both the El Monte and Sacramento program offices that regulate and certify exhaust and evaporative emissions from marine engines and recreational vessels. Attending the ...

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Mercury Marine wins seventh consecutive Green Masters award

Mercury Marine's commitment to sustainability has earned the company the "Green Masters" designation from the Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council for the seventh consecutive year. Earning theMercury Marinedesignation places Mercury among the top 20 percent of the approximately 200 participating companies. In 2017, Mercury received a sustainability score of 643 points, well above the necessary story to retain its Green Master ...

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Mercury Marine introduces advanced multifunction display

Mercury Marine has announce the introduction of VesselView903, the company's largest and most advanced multifunction display. VesselView903 features a bright 16x9 aspect ratio, high definition glass touchscreen with glare reducing coating and dimmable lighting. Similar to the VesselView703 launched at the 2017 Miami International Boat Show, the new advanced technology incorporates all the Simrad accessories for the Go9 product line: ...

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Mercury Marine employees raise almost $11,000 during food drive

Mercury Marine employees in Fond du Lac donated nearly 4,000 food items and close to $11,000 during the"Fill the Boat to Cast Out Hunger" food drive. The annual event, now in its seventh year, raises money and food for the Fondy Food Pantry. In addition, 100 meals were donated to the Solutions Center, a homeless shelter in Fond du Lac. ...

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Mercury Marine announces Repower Revolution promotion

Mercury Marine announced the arrival of the 2017 Repower Revolution Promotion. This new promotion, which focuses on outboard engines including the 9.9hp ProKicker and 30hp and above (FourStroke, OptiMax and Jet), will give consumers the option to choose between a repower retail factory rebate or promotional financing of zero down, zero payments and zero interest for six months on qualifying ...

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Boat, marine industry unites in spearheading Hurricane Harvey support effort

Boatbuilders, engine manufacturers, marinas and dealers were united in rescue and support efforts the week following Hurricane Harvey. In a four-day period, many areas received more than 40 inches of rain as a historic storm system meandered over eastern Texas and adjacent waters, causing catastrophic flooding. The industry’s response to the first major hurricane to make landfall in the United ...

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Boston Whaler and Mercury Marine to aid MIT marine robotics research

For the past several years, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, through its Marine Autonomy Bay facility and affiliated programs, has been conducting extensive research into marine robotics and how they may be applied to boating. Brunswick Corporation has announced it is lending a hand to this initiative. MIT recently received a Boston Whaler 250 Outrage boat – powered by twin, ...

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Mercury Marine celebrates graduation of first MMI certified techs

Mercury Marine announced the graduation of Jacob Parker of Wilson, Okla., the first certified technician to graduate from Universal Technical Institute’s Marine Mechanics Institute in Orlando. Mercury said its established global network with over 10,000 points of service will be enhanced with the continued collaboration with MMI as it reinforces the pipeline of trained people to help continue the company’s ...

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