Mercury Marine

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Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States


Mercury Marine is a large company with locations, employees, and dealers all around the world. But back in 1939, when Carl Kiekhaefer built the first Mercury outboard, we were pretty small. Carl was a dreamer and tinkerer. He loved the outdoors. He loved engineering. And he loved to go fast. He was a great role model, too. Because all these years later, those same passions still apply. We love the outdoors. We love engineering. And we love to go fast. Save a place for us in the boat!

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Mercury Marine builds innovative acoustic testing facility


Author: Peter G. Lynde

Vertical: Ship and Boat

Organizations: Mercury Marine, Albert Kahn Associates

When an industry leader in the marine segment decided it needed a worthy noise, vibration and harshness (NVH) test facility — one that exceeded product development goals across a broad range of products — engineers at Mercury Marine quickly learned that designing a state-of-the-art facility to satisfy rigid acoustic noise and vibration criteria and facilitate collaboration among product development and engineering staff would not be easy.

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