Blog posts • Jan 30, 2013 09:00 GMT
The world’s largest container cranes are steadily making their way from China to the UK’s new logistics hub on the banks of the Thames Estuary: DP World’s London Gateway. These 138-metre giants are built by one of our long-standing OEM customers, ZPMC, and are fitted with our electrical power and spreader cable reels.
Blog posts • Jan 25, 2013 09:00 GMT
Our ground support systems are playing their part in Dubai Airport’s newly-opened flagship terminal: the world’s first dedicated to the Airbus A380 superjumbo.
Blog posts • Dec 28, 2012 09:00 GMT
To show how and where our systems are helping industries to operate safely, efficiently and sustainably, we’re planning to post an image of Cavotec equipment on our Twitter feed every day of 2013. We’re calling this Cavotec365, and it’s something we’ll be asking for your help with too - find out more on our blog.
Official opening of Cavotec shore power systems at Port of Ystad - world’s largest high voltage shore connection
Blog posts • Nov 27, 2012 10:00 GMT
Swedish Environment Minister Lena Ek recently opened an innovative Cavotec Alternative Maritime Power (AMP) shore-to-ship electrical application at the Port of Ystad in southern Sweden - the largest high voltage shore connection in the world.
Invigning av Cavotec landströmprojekt i Ystads hamn - den största högspänningsanläggningen för landanslutning i världen
Blog posts • Nov 27, 2012 09:00 GMT
Cavotec har sett sitt innovativa landströmsprojekt i Ystads hamn - den största högspänningsanläggningen för landanslutning i världen - nyligen invigt av Svenska miljöminister Lena Ek. Ystad är den senaste av ett växande antal svenska hamnar som antagit Cavotecs system för landström, en teknik som gör det möjligt för rederier och hamnar att avsevärt förbättra sin miljöprestanda.
Blog posts • Nov 20, 2012 09:00 GMT
Cavotec continues to strengthen its position as an important supplier of niche technologies to major Swedish industrial companies with several projects involving its radio remote control (RRC) systems in recent months.
Blog posts • Oct 26, 2012 12:00 GMT
In another example of how our radio remote control (RRC) systems are used at some unusual applications around the world, one such unit recently entered service with two huge water cannon at Petroport in Stenungsund, southern Sweden.
Blog posts • Oct 25, 2012 08:00 GMT
Cavotec Germany recently hosted an open day at its new, state-of-the-art production facility and office space just outside Frankfurt.
Blog posts • Oct 12, 2012 08:00 GMT
Our radio remote controls (RRC) are used in some of the harshest environments in the world. Now, one of our RRC units is headed to the Antartic, where it will be used with to operate a specialised crane that launches and recovers a survey vessel.
Slo-mo road trip: Cavotec radio remote controls help guide world's largest reactor through city streets
Blog posts • Sep 21, 2012 08:00 GMT
How do you maneuver the world's largest refinery reactor through a built up area? And how does a Cavotec radio remote control (RRC) unit help? Watch this clip for some close calls, brushes with street furniture - and even a (smoking hot) Cavotec RRC.
Blog posts • Sep 13, 2012 13:00 GMT
Cavotec's radio remote control (RRC) experts - Cavotec Micro-control - recently took part in a highly successful ONS2012, one of the offshore energy industry's largest exhibitions. Held in Stravanger, Norway, between August 28 and 30, the event attracted some 50,000 attendees. Here's a brief overview of Cavotec's presence at the show.
Blog posts • Aug 23, 2012 10:01 GMT
Leading aircraft manufacturer Airbus recently published the latest results of a two-year survey into passenger preferences for the future of flying. The consultation is part of the group's ongoing 'The Future by Airbus' programme that includes a concept aircraft on which you can 'play' golf and settle into seats that morph to fit your body.
Blog posts • Aug 15, 2012 12:00 GMT
Interislander, operator of one of the world's most beautiful ferry routes - between North and South Island in New Zealand - is currently celebrating its 50th year of operation. The service was also the very first in the world to introduce Cavotec's automated mooring system MoorMaster™.
Blog posts • Aug 08, 2012 08:43 GMT
The decisive role one of Cavotec's benchmark technologies, Alternative Maritime Power, plays in improving air quality in ports and surrounding communities was highlighted recently as the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach announced their Clean Air Action Awards.
Blog posts • Jul 02, 2012 08:00 GMT
Across the US, renovation and expansion projects are underway to improve the country’s vast network of commercial airports. Developments include the remodelling of entire terminals. Meanwhile, in China, the number of airports in the country could reach 240 by 2020.
Blog posts • Jun 09, 2012 07:58 GMT
Alternative Maritime Power, one of our signature technologies, looks set to be an integral element of one of several measures included by the Port of Los Angeles in the latest round of the Port's container handling "Pier 300" expansion programme.
Blog posts • May 15, 2012 12:25 GMT
Cavotec has completed the delivery of a number of industrial radio remote control (RRC) systems that will be sued on the world’s largest deep water drilling ship, the Dalian Developer.
Blog posts • Apr 20, 2012 08:00 GMT
Luciano Corbetta, Cavotec Group Market Unit Manager Port & Maritime, is a guest speaker at this year’s Shoreside Power Conference, hosted and organised by Venezia Terminal Passeggeri and Ashcroft & Associates, to be held on April 26 at Marittima Terminal 103 in Venice.
Blog posts • Mar 20, 2012 09:51 GMT
The first award of its kind from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) acknowledges ‘businesses and organizations that have shown outstanding leadership in response to climate change’.