Entries by John O'Neal

PLEASURECRAFT ENGINE GROUP WINS MALIBU PARTNER AWARD

PALM SPRINGS, CA (November 26, 2018) – Pleasurecraft Engine Group was recognized at the Malibu Boats National Dealer Meeting with the Malibu Partnership Excellence Award. Malibu Boats presents this award to recognize supplier partners that have made a lasting impact on their business. Pleasurecraft has exclusively supplied engines to their Axis line of wake boats […]

PLEASURECRAFT’S TOMMIE COCHRAN RECEIVES SOUTH CAROLINA 2018 MANUFACTURING EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR AWARD

LITTLE MOUNTAIN, SC (October 5, 2018) – Today, the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce honored Pleasurecraft Engine Group Plant Manager, Tommie Cochran, with the 2018 Manufacturing Employee of the Year Award. The S.C. Chamber distributes these awards annually in celebration of National Manufacturing Day at a panel discussion and an awards luncheon regarding the future […]

PLEASURECRAFT ENGINE GROUP COMMISSIONS NEW STATE-OF-THE-ART DYNAMOMETER FACILITY

LITTLE MOUNTAIN, SC (June 4, 2018) — Pleasurecraft Engine Group has completed construction of a new dynamometer laboratory at their 140,000 square foot engineering and manufacturing facility in Little Mountain, SC. This laboratory includes a workshop and test cells that house two SuperFlow dynamometers — an eddy-current electro brake and a water brake dynamometer. The […]

PLEASURECRAFT ENGINE GROUP OPENS NEW ENGINEERING FACILITY

LITTLE MOUNTAIN, SC (April 30, 2018) — Pleasurecraft Engine Group, the leader in inboard engine technology, has announced a new engineering facility, located at their 140,000 square foot manufacturing plant in Little Mountain, SC. The improved facility is strategically positioned adjacent to the new dynamometer laboratory. This facility houses Pleasurecraft’s team of engineers and includes […]

PLEASURECRAFT HONORED FOR SUPERIOR CUSTOMER SERVICE

LITTLE MOUNTAIN, SC (February 17, 2017) – Yesterday the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) awarded Pleasurecraft Engine Group with the 2017 Marine Industry Customer Satisfaction Index (CSI) Award. The award for excellence in customer satisfaction was announced yesterday morning during the Innovation Breakfast at the 2018 Progressive® Insurance Miami International Boat Show®   The NMMA […]

PLEASURECRAFT SIGNS MULTIYEAR CONTRACT WITH GENERAL MOTORS

LITTLE MOUNTAIN, SC (October 4, 2017) – Pleasurecraft Engine Group is pleased to announce it has signed a multi-year contract extension with General Motors. Pleasurecraft and General Motors’ relationship dates back more than 40 years and for the last 20 years GM has been the exclusive powertrain in all Pleasurecraft engines. In 2015, Pleasurecraft partnered […]

PLEASURECRAFT GIVES BACK DURING CAMP KEMO LAKE FUN DAY

GREENWOOD, SC (June 20, 2017) – Recently Pleasurecraft Engine Group employees volunteered during Camp Kemo’s Lake Fun Day, providing a towboat powered by PCM for kids to enjoy a day on Lake Greenwood boating, tubing, and swimming. Camp Kemo is Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital’s annual week-long summer camp for cancer patients ages 5-18 and their […]

PLEASURECRAFT ENGINE GROUP BREAKS GROUND ON STATE-OF-THE-ART DYNO FACILITY

LITTLE MOUNTAIN, SC (May 3, 2017) — Pleasurecraft Engine Group, the leader in inboard marine propulsion, is partnering with Stowe Technologies, the leader in gasoline/diesel dynamometer infrastructure, to develop and build a state-of-the-art dynamometer laboratory at the Pleasurecraft World Headquarters in South Carolina. Pleasurecraft Engine Group chose Stowe Technologies because of their expertise and long-standing […]

PLEASURECRAFT ENGINE GROUP HONORED WITH 2016 CSI AWARD

LITTLE MOUNTAIN, SC (February 23, 2017) – During the recent 2017 Progressive® Insurance Miami International Boat Show®, the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) announced Pleasurecraft Engine Group as a recipient of the 2016 Marine Industry Customer Satisfaction Index (CSI) Award for excellence in customer satisfaction. The NMMA Marine Industry CSI Awards honor boat and engine […]

PLEASURECRAFT ENGINE GROUP PURCHASES STATE-OF-THE-ART CNC MACHINE

LITTLE MOUNTAIN, SC (October 5, 2016) – Pleasurecraft Engine Group (PEG) recently purchased a new OKK HM6000S which was on display showcasing the latest innovations in CNC machining at the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago, IL from September 12-17, 2016. This OKK HM6000S makes the fourth machine of its kind, plus two OKK […]