WhisperPower Solar Team can no longer suppress the solar-fever
‘Solar-fever’ has struck at the WhisperPower headquarters. A team of enthusiastic young techies are working hard to get the new WhisperPower solar boat finished on time. It must be ready to sail by mid-June so that extensive sea trials can be carried out before the boat makes an appearance at the start of the Solar Sport One solar boat races on 22nd and 23rd June in Purmerend.
WhisperPower to launch a range of variable speed generators for marine leisure sector
Following the successful launch of the Piccolo 4 kVA Genverter variable speed generator, since the introduction in 2015 more than 1000 units have been sold, WhisperPower introduces a complete Piccolo range consisting of models up to 12 kVA equipped with super noise-damping polyester sound enclosures.
Strategic collaboration between Webasto and WhisperPower
Webasto and WhisperPower are pleased to announce they have entered into a Global Distribution Partnership Agreement, which was driven by the desire of Webasto Thermo & Comfort to add electrical power products and systems to their product offering and the ambition of WhisperPower to rapidly expand their global distribution.
Torqeedo and WhisperPower collaborate to develop DC Generator
To extend the range of a yacht or ship equipped with a Torqeedo Deep Blue Hybrid electric propulsion system, Torqeedo has, in close collaboration with WhisperPower, developed a 25 kW 350V DC variable speed diesel generator. Torqeedo has named the generator the Range Extender. The generator has been specifically designed for recreational and commercial applications as a back-up battery charger for the Torqeedo - BMW battery pack which supplies the energy for the propulsion engines (from 60 kW) and the onboard consumption.
Visitors to METS 2017 will be hard pressed to miss WhisperPower. From the moment they arrive at the entrance to the Europahal, they will come face-to-face with a brand-new Mercedes Demo bus equipped with and demonstrating the latest WhisperPower generators and systems in full operation. Once inside the RAI, they will find WhisperPower up and running yet again, this time in Hall 1. A big presence across two locations from which many new products will be introduced to the market.
During the course of the upcoming trade shows for the mobile industry, including the Commercial Vehicle Show in Birmingham next week (Webasto stand number 5D 10), WhisperPower will be launching the Genverter Scalino generator. This new model has been brought to market following the highly successful introduction of the Genverter Piccolo for maritime applications.
WhisperPower introduces the next generation of onboard diesel generators
Following the introduction of the new WhisperPower 8 and 10 kVA Genverter models earlier this year, the company is now set to launch a premium 15 kVA completely water-cooled compact-generator. This latest addition to WhisperPower’s next generation of onboard diesel generators comes complete with inverter and an advanced touch screen remote panel as well as the option to be supplied with all installation accessories such as a ABYC compliant Water/Gas separator, Water Lock, water inlets and hoses.
WhisperPower introduces the next generation of power systems
With the 'New School' energy systems in kit-form, WhisperPower has launched a 'plug and play' solution for onboard electrical power needs for sailing yachts, power boats and small commercial craft. The 'New School' systems, developed in-house by WhisperPower, make staying on board as comfortable as possible without disturbing the environment with running engines and generators.
WhisperPower now also active in the commercial shipping and off-shore sector
For WhisperPower, the SMM trade show will be the launchpad for the promotion of a wide range of industrial battery chargers, inverters and inverter / charger combinations for the professional and international commercial shipping industry.
WhisperPower appoints Marine Works as the exclusive distributor for Poland
Marine Works, based in Gdansk, has been selected as the new WhisperPower marine distribution partner in Poland. This latest cooperation forms part of WhisperPower’s continued growth and expansion of its extensive dealer network worldwide.
More and more yards choose WhisperPower as their preferred supplier. WhisperPower BV has signed a 3 year contract with Dutch boat builder Wajer & Wajer to supply electrical power systems for all of their yachts. Furthermore WhisperPower has been selected by Neptune Marine Shipbuilding as the supplier for the entire electrical power system on board of the Elling E6, which at 65 ft this exciting new model is the largest in the E-series.
WhisperPower enters into Power Electronics Manufacturing Agreement
WhisperPower B.V., Drachten, the Netherlands announces the signing of a power electronics manufacturing agreement with PBF B.V. the Dutch subsidiary of SFC Energy, a leading provider of hybrid power solutions to the stationary and mobile power generation markets. Whisper Power will have the full range of their popular AC PowerCube high power inverter series produced at SFC Energy’s manufacturing site in Cluj, Romania, which already produces other high quality power electronics of PBF.
WhisperPower exhibits ‘New School’ at Boot Düsseldorf
Over the past year WhisperPower has extensively modified its products and systems resulting in energy systems that are quieter, more compact, lighter and safer. Systems that are being brought to market under the title 'New School'.
WhisperPower successfully delivers high-tech power & propulsion system to San Lorenzo
The first yacht to be fitted with an intelligent, hybrid technology-based power and propulsion system developed by WhisperPower, a San Lorenzo 106 Hybrid, has recently started cruising. This system comprises of, amongst other components, two 150 kW WhisperPower HyGen variable speed generators which together provide up to 300 kW, of which at least 60 kW is used for the “hotel load” and 240 kW is used for propulsion.
Steep sales growth for WhisperPower’s group of companies
WhisperPower International has achieved a steep growth in sales during the first 6 months of 2015’s financial year. With a rise of over 50%, the financial performance of the company, founded in 2007 and active in the marine market since 2010, was exceptionally good.
Numerous new WhisperPower products at the Hiswa In-Water Show
During the upcoming Hiswa In-Water show, WhisperPower, based in the Frisian town of Drachten, is set to introduce three new touchscreen control panels for their various energy systems. In addition, the WhisperPower AC PowerCube, a high power sine wave inverter which is supplied as the "silent generator" with WhisperPower energy systems, will also be on display.
Alliance between Diesel Center Italy and WhisperPower intensifies
Following the strategic cooperation, established earlier this year, between WhisperPower and Diesel Center in the field of intelligent hybrid technology based power and propulsion systems, both companies have now signed a distribution agreement. As of July 1st, Diesel Center will act as a main distributor for WhisperPower in Italy.
WhisperPower, designer and manufacturer of modern hybrid autonomous energy systems, has added two new distributors to its fast expanding distribution network. DongKang M-Tech Co., Ltd., based in Seoul, has been selected as their new marine distribution partner in South Korea whilst OVLOV Marine, based in Auckland, has been appointed as their partner in New Zealand.
WhisperPower expands Premium Service Partner Network
WhisperPower is further developing and expanding its Premium Service Partner network for the maritime market in the Benelux region. Increasingly more yards, installers and end users are turning to WhisperPower. In addition to the popular Orange range of battery chargers, inverters, combi’s and batteries, WhisperPower offer, and have been doing so for many years, the well known WhisperPower Generators.
As of April 1st 2015, WhisperPower GmbH has been established as a subsidiary of the Dutch manufacturer WhisperPower B.V.. Based in Schleswig, WhisperPower GmbH will operate within the maritime, mobile and off-grid market sectors. The company is headed up by Ralf Tapken and Roel ter Heide who will be working alongside a third partner Ansgar Hinrichs.
WhisperPower launches complete plug & play energy system
Following the successful launch of the All-In-One PowerStation in the challenging and renowned exacting marine market sector, WhisperPower is now introducing this hybrid energy system to additional markets which use network-independent energy systems. With the All-in-One PowerStation, WhisperPower meets the growing demand for complete integrated solutions: super-quiet generator systems with inverter, battery, battery charger and power distribution all combined in one "box".
Diesel Center Italy and WhisperPower enter into partnership
WhisperPower and Diesel Center, a leading propulsion engine distributor in Italy and exclusive partner of MTU, have established a strategic cooperation in the field of intelligent hybrid technology based power and propulsion systems for high performance yachts from 30 – 60 meters.
During this year’s METS (Marine Equipment Trade Show) the WhisperPower stand attracted remarkable attention. No less than half of the 84 m2 stand was strikingly styled and equipped for the introduction of the All-In-One PowerStation. With ‘SIMPLIFYING COMPLEXITY’ as the main theme, a global marketing campaign for the WhisperPower PowerStation was launched.
WhisperPower International BV has established a new company in New Zealand to develop the market in the Pacific Rim. WhisperPower Pacific Limited is the result of a joint venture with the successful businessman John McGettigan who is based in Auckland, New Zealand. Throughout the Pacific Rim there is a strong demand for the systems that WhisperPower offers to the various market sectors. Alongside the traditional boating, commercial shipping and mobile markets, lies the off-grid market with great potential for the Grid Independer power system for remote off-grid locations.
Following thorough market research and a long period of pre-emptive marketing, WhisperPower has made the decision to actively establish themselves within the Norwegian market for autonomous energy systems. To this end, WhisperPower has joined forces with a Norwegian partner company who will be recognised as WhisperPower Norway and whose Managing Director is a successful businessman from Oslo with a long history in the maritime and mobile business.
New all-in-one power solutions from WhisperPower at IBC
During the upcoming IBC 2014 exhibition, WhisperPower will be introducing three new All-in-One power packs. These new products which are made up of 4, 7 and 10 kWatt output power versions, are designed for easily installation in a vehicle. The systems will be demonstrated live at stand Nr. OE 115.
WhisperPower ‘must haves’ at the Hiswa In-Water Show
WhisperPower’s Supreme Combi sine wave inverter / charger is the latest ‘must have’ for every boat owner. This Supreme Combi enables you to use 220 volt equipment, such as Nespresso™ machines, kettles, computers and TVs without the need for shore power connection or running the generator. It delivers 230 V sine wave voltage from the 12 V onboard battery.
WhisperPower appoints Senior Sales Manager Rene van Miltenburg
As of June 1st, Rene van Miltenburg will be swapping his position as Sales Manager at Holland Nautic for a new challenge at the fast growing WhisperPower in Drachten.Following a successful career spanning more than 27 years as Sales Manager at both Honac and Holland Nautic, Rene will now be responsible for increasing and expanding sales for WhisperPower’s products across the Benelux region.
WhisperPower to display new PowerSupply Container at Intersolar
WhisperPower is to show their new PowerSupply Container at this year’s Intersolar Europe, the world’s largest exhibition for the solar industry. This stand-alone Photovoltaic Power Package, designed for areas without electricity, will be on display at the WhisperPower stand B1.533.
METS 2013 will be host to another milestone for WhisperPower as the company celebrates its 5th anniversary by introducing a series of ready-to-install electrical systems for recreational craft from 25 ft to 90 ft.
Prestigious order for WhisperPower’s Grid Independer solar power systems
WhisperPower has been awarded a significant order by the Dutch exploration and production company NAM. The order, which is for three autonomous renewable energy systems, will be installed on an unmanned oil & gas rig to deliver power for the navigation lights, alarm and detection instruments and the remote communication system.
WhisperPower focuses innovation on systems for the renewable energy market
WhisperPower, active in both grid-connected (on-grid) and the so-called off-grid sectors of the renewable energy market, is to introduce several new products at the EU PV SEC in Paris (stand no 1.E10a).