Upcoming Electric Propulsion Requirements for Commercial Vessels in California
Learn about the latest CARB proposed emission reduction plans that will affect commercial harbor craft in California along with the hybrid & electric marine solutions we have to offer.
The Power of CENTA Couplings in the Marine Market
CENTA has a variety of coupling and driveshaft solutions tailored for the marine market.
How the Twin Disc MG-540 Marine Transmission is Powering an Ice Breaker Ferry
Learn how the Twin Disc MG-540 marine transmission is so widely beloved by one ice breaker vessel that some crew members joke about naming their kids 'Twin Disc'.
How Veth L-Drives are Powering All-Electric Passenger Vessels
Learn how the Veth L-drives are powering the first zero-emission, all electric passenger vessel built in the U.S.
PJ is your authorized Glendinning Distributor
Palmer Johnson Power System has partnered with Glendinning as an official distributor.From mechanical control cables, cable, and hose handling systems to sophisticated propulsion vessel control systems, Glendinning strives to create innovative products that fulfill customers' needs, solve problems as well as provide new feature sets for various markets.
PJ Partners with Burger Boats on The Neebish Islander III
Another great ferry was launched by Burger Boat Company in the UP of Michigan. Palmer Johnson Power Systems is proud to have provided the Twin Disc MGX Transmissions and EC300 controls through Fabick Cat. PJ aided in the supplying of the Jastram Engineering Ltd. steering system to top it off.
PJ is your authorized Austart Distributor
Palmer Johnson Power System has partnered with Austart as an official distributor. Austart produces air starters for the commercial marine market.
Air Starter Pre-Engaged Vs Inertia Austart
It's fundamental to know the differences between pre-engaged starter drives Vs Inertia. One starting method may suit your engine over the other, and in some circumstances, it's critical for safety reasons. So, how does it all work, and what is the difference? Check out this simple video explaining all you need to know.
Service, Video, Tech Corner
Marine Transmission Oil Specs & Instructions
In this video we will go over the proper oil specs to use in a marine transmission. The most common type of marine transmission that this covers are the Twin Disc marine transmissions
Twin Disc Marine Transmissions Power a Hybrid Excursion Vessel
Red and White Fleet sought a hybrid power solution that offered sustainable fuel consumption, lessened impact on marine life, and provided quieter operation than traditional diesel engines. They found their solution with Twin Disc marine transmissions and electronic controls.
Thordon Bearings - Greaseless Propeller Shaft & Rudder Bearings
Learn more about Thordon Bearings. They are the leader in greaseless style propeller shafts & rudder bearings. That's right; you no longer need to apply grease to your propeller shaft or rudder bearings. Thordon Bearings utilizes seawater for lubrication.
Exploring the Power of Veth Z-Drives on an Innovative American Cruise Line Riverboat
Learn how Veth Z-Drives are powering an innovative American cruise line riverboat.
Pacific Marine Expo
Come visit the the Twin Disc and Palmer Johnson Marine teams in Seattle. Booth 1215
New Towboat Robert S. Wilkins Honors River Reviver
Twin Disc EC600PC: The New QuickShift - Marine Propulsion Control System
Palmer Johnson Power Systems is a trusted Twin Disc distributor and is proud to offer the newest marine electronic control system, the EC600PC.
Punching Back at Supply Chain Issues
It’s no secret that supply chain issues have wreaked havoc on the US economy, and the off-highway drivetrain component industry is no different. We have seen this issue firsthand with manufacturers increasing lead times, in some instances doubling and tripling from typical lead times.