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.
First Selva S.p.a. headquarters at Sesto San Giovanni (Milano) in 1948.
The works for the 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.
Today, more than 50 years after its first steps, it can be stated that, thanks to the increasing demand, its continuous technological development and to the constant introduction of machinery and high-technology equipment, SELVA S.p.A. can be considered as the sole reality in Europe where the production cycle of marine engine components and total units is really complete, from die-casting to the whole range of machining performed on sophisticated CNC machining centers, heat treatment and specific anticorrosion operations, to special painting cycles in four stages, assembly, testing, packaging and shipping.
Our motors, are recognized as high qualified for your job, your free time and cruiser 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, CONFINDUSTRIA NAUTICA (Italian Recreational Marine Industry Association) and MEMBER OF IMEC (Worldwide Marine Engines Manufacturer Association).