Volvo Penta D13 has now further been developed to meet EPA Tier 3 – the new marine environmental emission standard. The new version of D13 offers improved environmental properties with basically unchanged low fuel consumption.
The D13 is a diesel engine that has been developed within the Volvo Group. It is among the world’s most proven and is currently in operation in more than 450,000 heavy-duty applications, including buses, trucks and construction equipment. At Volvo Penta, this engine is further developed for use in industrial applications for both off-road and electricity production and in unique custom marine applications. This 13-liter diesel engine combines the best of two worlds: the exceptional durability, low fuel consumption and minimal emissions that come from its automotive background and the high torque and power brought by the thorough marinization. D13 MH is available in five models with outputs from 400 to 600 hp. High torque at low rpm is a Volvo Penta ha... [More]
Workboat, yacht, commercial fishing boat and other small utility boat operators will be interested to know that John Deere unveiled new EPA Tier 3 compliant marine diesel engines at the International WorkBoat Show 2012 just a few days ago.It’s been quite a week for the Moline, Illinois-based American company, established way back in 1837 and best known for its roots in agricultural equipment manufacture. Within days of launching its new range of marine engines, John Deere measured up to Thomson Reuters’s patent-related standards for recognition as one of the world’s top 100 innovators.Cutting to the chase, the company unveiled new 4.5L and 6.8L propulsion and generator-drive engines to comply with imminent EPA Marine Tier 3 regulations that will impact on engines of that capacity from January 1, 2013: IMO Tier 2 and EU 97/68/EC emission exhaust gas emission compliance is also certified.The New 4.5L Engines
Marine Diesel Engine 4.5L EPA Tier 3 Compliant: Image co... [More]