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News Manufacturing General
August 27, 2020  

BRP reports $126.1M Q2 profit, sales down 15.5% from year ago

CEO pleased with its results, which he says were better than it initially anticipated.

News Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General
June 16, 2020  

BRP awarded $3M in damages after patent violation

Court also issued a permanent injunction that prevents Arctic Cat from selling snowmobiles that violate the frame patent.

News Manufacturing General
May 28, 2020  

BRP cuts 650 jobs, exits outboard motor business hit hard by COVID-19

Wisconsin plant will be changed over to accommodate new, not specified projects.

News Manufacturing General
April 15, 2020  

BRP tightening its belt with office layoffs after global production halt

All production suspended, temporary lay offs of most assembly line workers at 10 plants across the globe.

News Manufacturing General
November 28, 2019  

Powersports vehicles propel BRP to record Q3 revenue, raised guidance

Ski-Doo snowmobiles and Sea-Doo watercraft saw profits jump by 50% year over year.

News Manufacturing General
September 3, 2019  

BRP CEO brushes off concerns over global economy

Boisjoli cites strong consumer spending, low unemployment, year-over-year uptick in housing starts in the US.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
May 31, 2019  

BRP’s new Can-Am Ryker trike drives revenue gains

Valcourt manufacturer increased sales of its three-wheeled roadsters by 110%.

News Manufacturing General
May 30, 2019  

BRP Inc. reports first quarter profit and revenue up from year ago [UPDATED]

Maker of Ski-Doo snowmobiles and Sea-Doo watercraft says the profit totalled $23.8 million.

News Manufacturing General
May 1, 2019  

BRP acquiring majority stake in Australia’s largest aluminum boat maker

Telwater will become part of BRP’s Marine Group as an independent line.

Feature Manufacturing Transportation General
December 12, 2018  

BRP by design: R&D fuels its winning recreational vehicles

There are growing markets to be tapped in Mexico, Brazil and China.

News Automotive General
December 3, 2018  

‘Logic will prevail’ with politicians ratifying USMCA, says BRP chief executive [UPDATED]

Jose Boisjoli says he’s happy with the new trade agreement.

News Manufacturing General
June 28, 2018  

Recreational vehicle maker BRP buys US fishing boat company

Brings together Alumacraft with its Evinrude outboard motor business.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
May 4, 2018  

After 55 years, chairman Beaudoin bids adieu to Bombardier

Successfully transformed Bombardier into a significant Canadian global company.

News Manufacturing General
November 17, 2017  

Sea-Doo maker BRP setting up Texas headquarters to service US

20 employees who service the US from the company’s facility in Sherbrooke, Que., will be affected.

News Manufacturing General
September 1, 2017  

BRP reports $100M profit and big jump in Q2 revenue

Its $1.03 billion revenue is up 20% from last year’s second quarter.

News Manufacturing General
August 17, 2016  

BRP evaluating two wheel motorcycles to fuel growth

Montreal company is focused on current products, introduced three new 2017 models at Florida event.

News Manufacturing Transportation General
September 14, 2015  

BRP delivering Ski Doos earlier this year

Reducing dealer bottlenecks; a bit of a drop in global sales expected.

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May 27, 2015  

BRP recalls 1,375 Spyder three-wheelers in Canada

NHTSA investigation began in August after the agency received reports of multiple motorcycle fires.

News Manufacturing General
June 12, 2014  

BRP revs up for growth in China with joint venture

Hooking up with long-time distributor Smooth Marine Equipment

News Manufacturing Transportation General Operations
May 6, 2014  

BRP spending $55M to build third manufacturing plant in Mexico

495,000 square-foot facility will create up to 900 permanent jobs.

News Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
September 13, 2013  

BRP on track despite lower revenue, bigger net loss in Q2

Recreational vehicle company set to unveil 2014 Can Am and Sea-Doo models.

News Business Operations Operations Technology
June 7, 2013  

BRP to host Rotax MAX challenge in New Orleans

First time in NA, the event will celebrate the engine’s 30-year anniversary.

News Business Operations Operations Technology
June 1, 2012  

BRP moving watercraft assembly to Mexico

BRP is shifting the assembly of SeaDoo watercraft from its plant in Valcourt, Que. to a new plant in Mexico as part of a reorganization of its operations.

News Business Operations Operations Technology
April 7, 2011  

BRP expands its market out of this world

Bombardier Recreational Products Inc. (BRP) is taking its recreational motorized vehicle know-how to the Moon and Mars.