Caterpillar recently announced plans to enter the joystick-controlled propulsion fray with azipod systems for applications below 1,000 hp, as well as Three60, a system that will employ shaft-and-strut drive trains in conjunction with bow and stern thrusters. All new systems will be supported by the company’s worldwide service network.
Capt. Bill Pike recently returned from an extensive test of the Bertram 35. The first boat built under new ownership, this build has a lot riding on it. Get Bill’s first take here with a teaser of things to come on image 15.
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