$15 million renovation of its Evinrude campus in Sturtevant, Wis., which outfitted the facility with the latest technology and manufacturing equipment.
“BRP was selected to
receive RAMAC’s Manufacturing Business of the Year Award based on the
long-term investments and enhancements the company made to its Evinrude
campus, and the decision to unite its workforce into one facility,” said
Carol Barkow, director of community partnerships, RAMAC.
million renovation is just one of the ways that BRP has set the tone
for an entire marine industry. In the past nine years since the
introduction of BRP’s award winning Evinrude E-TEC outboard engine, BRP
has continued a legacy of innovation shaped right here in Wisconsin.
is proud to be a member of this community, and we are honored to
receive the RAMAC Manufacturing Business of the Year Award,” said Alain
Villemure, vice president and general manager of the company's Outboard
Engine Division. “The Evinrude brand has enjoyed a presence in
southeastern Wisconsin for more than a century, and the recent
investments in the Sturtevant campus show BRP's commitment to the
business and community.”
Since 2001, BRP has invested more than
$100 million into the Sturtevant facility, which is home to nearly 500
employees. One hundred percent of all Evinrude E-TEC outboard engine
final production takes place at the Evinrude campus.
Recreational Products Inc. (BRP), a privately held company, is a world
leader in the design, development, manufacturing, distribution and
marketing of motorised recreational vehicles. Its portfolio of brands
and products includes: Ski-Doo and Lynx snowmobiles, Sea‑Doo watercraft,
Evinrude and Johnsonoutboard engines, Can-Am all‑terrain and
side-by-side vehicles and roadsters, as well as Rotax engines. BRP
products are distributed in more than 100 countries. BRP employs more
than 6,000 people worldwide.
Ski-Doo, Lynx, Evinrude, Johnson, Can-Am, Rotax and the BRP logo are
trademarks of Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. or its affiliates.
All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
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