A powerful, reliable and economical Generating Set Diesel Engine built on the dependable in-line six design.
Energy efficiency and Economy
Through careful management of the combustion process, involving precise control of air movement and injection spray Volvo Penta has been able to achieve higher levels of efficiency than ever before. This has resulted in improved fuel economy and reduced exhaust emission levels that comply with current requirements and which will enable the engines to satisfy future legislation. Volvo Penta engines offer the highest kWh/Liter fuel, resulting in superior economy and performance.
Durability & low noise
Designed for easy, fast and economical installation. Field tested to ensure highest standard of durability and long life. Well-balanced to produce smooth and vibration-free operation with low noise level. To maintain a controlled working temperature in cylinders and combustion chambers, the engine is equipped with piston cooling. The engine is also fitted with replaceable cylinder liners and valve seats/guides to ensure maximum durability and service life of the engine.
Low exhaust emission
The state of the art, high-tech injection and highly efficient charge air system with low internal losses contributes to excellent combustion and low fuel consumption. The engine is EPA/CARB Tier 3 & EU Stage 3A emission certified. These regulations are met by using V-ACT™ (Volvo Advanced Combustion technology). V-ACT includes a flexible high pressure Common-rail fuel injection system, an air management system including an internal exhaust gas recirculation device and an enhanced electronic controller.
Easy service & maintenance
Easily accessible service and maintenance points contribute to the ease of service of the engine.