Cavotec powers "Ship of the Year"

Cavotec powers "Ship of the Year"

Blog posts   •   Sep 16, 2016 08:00 GMT

We're delighted that the carbon fibre passenger ferry, Vision of the Fjords, has been named "Ship of the Year" at SMM in Hamburg, the world's leading maritime trade fair. This extraordinary battery-powered hybrid vessel relies on Cavotec shore power systems to charge its battery units.

Cavotec co-launches Norwegian shore power initiative

Cavotec co-launches Norwegian shore power initiative

Blog posts   •   Oct 16, 2015 08:00 GMT

Following the success of electric car incentive programmes in Norway, a group of engineers, investors, and representatives from the maritime sector are teaming up to expand the use of electrically powered ships in the Nordic country.

Official opening of Cavotec shore power systems at Port of Ystad - world’s largest high voltage shore connection

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.

Port of Gothenburg wins award for work improving air quality

Port of Gothenburg wins award for work improving air quality

Blog posts   •   Dec 08, 2011 07:00 GMT

Cavotec is delighted to hear that the Port of Gothenburg, one of the Group's long-term partners on shore power technologies for ships, has won the prestigious Energy Globe Awards 2011 for its shore power initiatives and their contribution to improving air quality in and around the Port. Cavotec and the Port of Gothenburg have worked together closely on shore power since the 1980s.

Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach tackle CO2 emissions head on

Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach tackle CO2 emissions head on

Blog posts   •   Dec 02, 2011 10:55 GMT

The Port of Los Angeles has developed a Carbon Calculator for ports to estimate greenhouse gas levels from their operations and explore reduction strategies. The neighbouring Port of Long Beach, meanwhile, has unveiled its latest shore power installation in its continued bid to reduce port-wide emissions.

Shipping emissions to be included in UK carbon budgets?

Shipping emissions to be included in UK carbon budgets?

Blog posts   •   Nov 04, 2011 14:16 GMT

The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) published a review this week recommending that the UK’s share of international shipping emissions should be included in climate targets and carbon budgets.

Cavotec at TOC Middle East

Cavotec at TOC Middle East

Blog posts   •   Sep 23, 2011 09:16 GMT

Cavotec Middle East will be present at TOC Middle East the shipping, ports and terminals conference and exhibition for the Middle East from 25th-27th September. Visitors can find us at Stand D34.

Cavotec connects Asia’s first e-ferry to electrical power

Cavotec connects Asia’s first e-ferry to electrical power

Blog posts   •   Jan 12, 2018 15:03 GMT

Our innovative charging technologies have connected Asia’s first e-ferry to electrical power, eliminating emissions and dramatically reducing operating costs, and highlighting Cavotec’s leading position in this increasingly important segment.

United Nations Global Opportunity Report recognises Cavotec solutions

United Nations Global Opportunity Report recognises Cavotec solutions

Blog posts   •   Feb 19, 2018 14:34 GMT

Our MoorMaster™ automated mooring technology has been included in the 2018 UN ​Global Opportunity Report​ that highlights how "innovative technologies are making genuine progress towards a more sustainable world."