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Yanmar establishes new marine company in Asia

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Yanmar has established a new company, Yanmar Marine International Asia (YMIA), to support growth of the company’s marine business. The company will be responsible for the development and production of boats and marine equipment and plans to expand its activities to the development, production, sales and service of marine engines and propulsion units in the Asia region, including Japan. Under ...

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YANMAR, Smartgyro announce strategic partnership

YANMAR, a provider of marine engines and propulsion systems, and Smartgyro S.r.l., a gyro stabilization technology company, recently announced they have entered into a strategic partnership. The partnership includes close collaboration between the two companies and an equity investment by YANMAR enabling Smartgyro to accelerate its design, development and launch of a full line-up of advanced gyro stabilizers for recreational ...

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Yanmar and Nauti-Craft sign agreement for marine technology

Yanmar and Nauti-Craft announced that both companies have entered into a technology transfer agreement with the purpose of commercializing Yanmar’s boats by utilizing Nauti-Craft’s patented marine suspension technology. Cooperation between Yanmar and Nauti-Craft began in 2016 with Yanmar evaluating the technology by constructing a 10-meter Suspension Boat concept. Yanmar showcased the concept boat at the Japan International Boat Show in ...

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YANMAR reports business increase in France

Significant strategic investment by YANMAR MARINE INTERNATIONAL in its operations and infrastructure in France has resulted in a strong increase in business and coverage in the country, according to early reports from the company. Following the launch of full operations at the new YANMAR France SAS office in La Roche-sur-Yon, the company has confirmed there are now 13 master dealers ...

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YANMAR launches 4LV sterndrive models at FLIBS 2018

YANMAR Marine International is launching a full line-up of 4LV sterndrive marine diesel engine models to complete its 4LV series of common rail (CR) engines. The new 150 to 250 mhp five-engine range combines with the YANMAR ZT370 sterndrive to offer exceptional acceleration, fuel efficiency, remarkably quiet operation, and low vibration to suit a wide variety of vessels. Complementing the ...

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Suzuki RePower awarded top dealer honors

Suzuki RePower by Mastry, a Yanmar company, recently held its annual RePower Center meeting. Aside from the standard business review and planning sessions was the announcement that it was named the 2018 Suzuki Marine No. 1 Selling Dealer of the Year. This comes on the heels of Suzuki awarding it its 2018 Super Service Award this past September. Mastry Engine ...

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Yanmar, ABYC partner in training opportunities

YANMAR and the American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC) are teaming up to conduct marine technician certification courses at YANMAR Academy which is located at the new YANMAR Evo Center in Acworth, Georgia. “ABYC is a long-standing organization with high standards for safety and training in the boating industry,” said Tim Miller YANMAR America senior manager of learning & development. ...

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Engine companies maintain high profiles at MIBS 

As more powerful marine engines are introduced, manufacturers don’t miss an opportunity to showcase their muscular propulsion product offerings. Here’s a quick recap of company announcements from this year’s Miami International Boat Show. Mercury Mercury Marine officially introduced its new V-6 FourStroke outboard family and the expansion of its SeaPro commercial line the evening prior to the show’s opening. The ...

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Suzuki RePower launches Owner’s Edge program

Suzuki RePower by Mastry, a Yanmar company, has launched Owner's Edge. The membership program is an integrated initiative intended to provide superior service to its customer base and market the benefits of repowering a boat. Owner's Edge provides members with Trade Allowance Program that's based on engine age and hours. Additionally, it includes 24/7 access to a Mastry employee through ...

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Yanmar powers Mercedes styled motor yacht

Yanmar's six-cylinder 6LY3-ETP diesel engine has been selected by Silver Arrows Marine to power its 14m Arrow 460 Granturismo motor yacht, which has been styled by Mercedes-Benz. A pair of the 5.8 litre units, each developing 480hp, gives the pre-production craft a maximum speed of approximately 38 knots and 26 knots for cruising. The yacht, named Mercedes, is described by ...

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