FPT Industrial, Fincantieri To Partner
By Jack Burke10 January 2019
FPT Industrial has been chosen by Fincantieri as a preferred partner to supply tailor-made powertrain solutions for its customers.
The partnership includes FPT Industrial marine engines and auxiliaries, as well as ground power generators, and is aimed at the worldwide market of commercial, patrolling and special applications, covering power ranges up to 1000 hp.
Fincantieri is a leader in cruise ship design and construction, building all kinds of ships from naval vessels to offshore units, from special ships and highly complex ferries to mega yachts.
“We are proud to become a preferred supplier of Fincantieri; this strategic partnership confirms our leadership in powertrain technology for marine applications,” said Massimo Rubatto, FPT industrial vice president, Global Sales. “We are always focused on our customers’ needs, developing tailor-made products. Thanks to our advanced solutions, we can provide our customers with the best powertrain configuration for high-performance boats in all applications, even the most extreme. For example, we powered the world’s fastest diesel powerboat this year with our Cursor 16 engine, achieving a speed of 277.5 km/h and breaking a Guinness World Record.”
FPT Industrial is a brand of CNH Industrial, dedicated to the design, production and sale of powertrains for on and off-road vehicles, marine and power generation applications.