Selva Marine: EUROPEAN POWER
Over 50 years of success with a constant attention for the quality and the technological development make Selva S.p.a. a leader on the European nautical market.
The Selva's main office and factory rise on a 13.000 m² area, 10.000 m² of it are covered, the first part of the new second factory and warehouse built in 2004 rise on a 6.500 m² area, 2.100 m² of it are covered.
First Selva S.p.a. headquarters at Sesto San Giovanni (Milano) in 1948. Tthe construction of the first lot of the actual head office in Tirano began in the spring of 1959 when its founder and beloved manager Lorenzo Selva Sr. decided to move part of the activity, and in particular the new mass-production of outboard motors from the original seat in Sesto San Giovanni (Milan), that was already been working in the motors field since 1945 (for example it supplied the Innocenti with some components of the "historical" Lambretta) to the charming resort in Valtellina, on the Italian-Swiss border.
Our motors, are recognized as high qualified for your job, your free time and sport activities, they won some of the most difficult and prestigious competitions obtaining 40 world, 65 European and 150 Italian trophies, conquered in different classes from 400 to 1000 cm3, in circuit and off-shore.
Selva Marine is MEMBER OF UCINA(Italian Marine Industry Association) and MEMBER OF IMEC (Worldwide Marine Engines Manufacturer Association).
Selva Marine: SOLE IN EUROPE
Our Company can be considered as the sole production reality in Europe where the production cycle of marine engine components is really complete, from the die casting to final packing.
This is the reason why it has to be pointed out that SELVA S.p.A. has remained the sole company "really" European which has in production a complete range of outboard motors (30 base models and 82 different versions from 3,5 hp to 100 hp).
Our production is mainly distributed in Europe, in the Mediterranean basin receiving great approvals.
Selva Marine: STRONG FOR QUALITY
Selva S.p.A. has been certificated ISO9001:2000 in may 2004 and the complete production cycle follows all the standards defined in this Norm. Another goal for our outboard motors quality.
The guarantee of our product quality and durability is also that Selva S.p.a. supplied with first installation components for outboard motors the OMC Europe, manufacturer of the brand Johnson and Evinrude for more than 10 years. At present we produce finished aluminium die casting and steel first installation components for the small YAMAHA 4 stroke outboard engines which are produced in France for worldwide markets. We're also suppliers of the Japanese company YANMAR: we produce their complete Sail Drive Unit which is shipped directly to their European distribution center in the Netherlands for the distribution all over the world.
The management of each production step can sure a high details care level.
The main "strength points" of our products, with particular reference to the outboard motors, can be summarized as follows:
simplicity of construction
easy maintenance and assistance
extreme unification of the components
low fuel consumption