YANMAR officially announces that is has reached an agreement on the acquisition of 100% of the shares in Flexofold ApS (“Flexofold”). Flexofold, located in Denmark, is a global leading developer and manufacturer of superior low-drag folding propellers for sailboats and multihull yachts. With Flexofold, YANMAR further expands and strengthens its position in the recreational marine industry.
Yanmar’s 6AYEM engine offers high power in a compact package
Yanmar Europe has launched its new 6-cylinder 6AYEM commercial engine, rated 485kW continuous to 749kW maximum at 1840 to 2000 rpm. Thanks to its innovative fuel system, it offers best-in-class fuel economy, high torque throughout the speed range, and IMO/EPA/CCNR emissions compliance. Variants will be capable of meeting future emissions requirements, including IMO Tier III/EPA Tier 4.