Volvo Ocean Race VO70  - Abu Dhabi - Azzam

Main Engine installation ( Volvo Penta D2-75 )   and

Auxillary Hydraulics engine (Volvo Penta D1-30)

Mark was commisioned to install the two engines in 'Azzam' the Volvo Ocean 70' built for Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority in at the Persico factory, Bergamo in Italy to compete in The Volvo Ocean Race 2011/12.

Fastnet record breaker article

Under sail in Portugal     Main Engine   

Auxillary Engine driving hydraulics for canting keel 

Atlantis 47 - re engine



Twin Volvo Penta D9's in Atlantis 47 re engined due to the boat sinking in Storms whilst in moored in Palma.

The C-Boat C12 - Prototype



Installation of 2 x Steyr  MO 236 Diesels and Alamarin230 Water Jet plus engine room equipment in thisUnique Carbon Fibre Ultra modern boat with Classic styling.

Mark Kimber was commisioned by Jason Carrington to carry out the installation and design of the engine room equipment layout on the C12 Prototype

Mark annually services the engines and Jet drives to keep her operating whilst she is used as a demonstration boat to sell the next generation of C-boats.


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