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Cavotec inaugurates world-class manufacturing facility in Italy

Cavotec inaugurates world-class manufacturing facility in Italy

Press Releases   •   May 30, 2018 11:42 GMT

Global engineering group Cavotec has officially opened its new world-class production facility in Milan, which is set to ensure the Group’s manufacturing and supply chain excellence in the years ahead.

Cavotec signals growth potential with launch of new tagline and strategic direction statement

Cavotec signals growth potential with launch of new tagline and strategic direction statement

Press Releases   •   May 04, 2018 08:46 GMT

Global engineering group Cavotec has launched its new tagline and strategic direction statement. Two defining elements of the Cavotec identity that reflect the Group’s key role as a trusted industrial partner for a global customer base, and its intent to maximise future growth potential.

Cavotec signs breakthrough EUR 9m orders for unmanned mooring of electric ferries

Cavotec signs breakthrough EUR 9m orders for unmanned mooring of electric ferries

Press Releases   •   Apr 20, 2018 08:22 GMT

Cavotec is set to revolutionise the operation of e-vessels by delivering and maintaining its automated, unmanned, mooring system MoorMaster™ for e-ferry ports across Norway. With these orders, MoorMaster™ is now the leading technology to safely and efficiently moor e-vessels, a segment set for rapid growth.

Cavotec wins EUR 8m breakthrough order for Bahrain International Airport modernisation

Cavotec wins EUR 8m breakthrough order for Bahrain International Airport modernisation

Press Releases   •   Apr 10, 2018 07:07 GMT

Global engineering group Cavotec has won a breakthrough order for its next-generation aircraft ground cooling systems. The order is a key part of a major modernisation project at Bahrain International Airport set to substantially increase passenger capacity. The project highlights Cavotec’s leading role in the development of Pre-Conditioned Air (PCA) systems for the global aviation market.

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."

Innovative Cavotec PCA systems enhance passenger comfort, operational efficiency at Dubai International

Innovative Cavotec PCA systems enhance passenger comfort, operational efficiency at Dubai International

Blog posts   •   Feb 07, 2018 09:11 GMT

Work is underway to install specially designed Cavotec Pre-Conditioned Air (PCA) systems for Dubai International Airport’s Concourse C upgrade that will rapidly cool wide-bodied aircraft up to the largest aircraft, Airbus A380 – even in hot and humid conditions common to Dubai – and thereby enhance passenger comfort and operational efficiency, and reduce environmental impact.

Cavotec powers Konecranes Boxhunter RTG cranes

Cavotec powers Konecranes Boxhunter RTG cranes

Blog posts   •   Jan 31, 2018 11:12 GMT

Konecranes has selected Cavotec to supply advanced cable reel technologies for two electrically powered Boxhunter Rubber Tyred Gantry (RTG) cranes at an application in Paraguay. The cranes are the latest generation of Konecranes lightweight RTG cranes, and are set to reduce environmental impact and improve operational efficiency at the port.

Atlas Copco selects Cavotec HOI to improve mining loader safety, efficiency

Atlas Copco selects Cavotec HOI to improve mining loader safety, efficiency

Blog posts   •   Jan 18, 2018 13:31 GMT

Working closely with mining group Atlas Copco, Cavotec has developed an innovative Human Operator Interface (HOI) system, incorporating long-range wireless communication, for operators of rugged loader vehicles used in mining applications deep underground. The solution, which first entered service in 2016, has generated substantial safety and efficiency gains at a mining application in Russia.

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.

Cavotec reels power record-breaking STS cranes

Cavotec reels power record-breaking STS cranes

Blog posts   •   Jan 05, 2018 09:00 GMT

Cavotec engineers have once again manufactured cable reels that set new standards in operational performance with reels that provide electrical power for ship-to-shore (STS) container cranes that boast the highest lifting distance of any STS cranes anywhere in the world today.

Season's Greetings from Cavotec

Season's Greetings from Cavotec

Blog posts   •   Dec 22, 2017 11:51 GMT

We'd like to thank all our followers, customers, partners, and suppliers for 2017, and wish you all the best for 2018.

How Cavotec helps transport the world's heaviest objects

How Cavotec helps transport the world's heaviest objects

Blog posts   •   Dec 19, 2017 09:00 GMT

We’re proud to support heavy-duty haulage specialist Goldhofer to move some of the world’s heaviest objects. Over the past 10 years, Cavotec Radio Remote Control (RRC) solutions have helped transport NASA’s Space Shuttle Endeavour, shift a vast bridge section on the French island of La Reunion, and carry segments of oil rigs, building structures, and large tanks and reservoirs.

How can airports maintain safe, efficient ground handling operations through winter?

How can airports maintain safe, efficient ground handling operations through winter?

Blog posts   •   Dec 14, 2017 11:08 GMT

​Weather and climate have significant impacts on airport operations. Harsh weather conditions cause millions of dollars of damage each year, and ​cause disruption. The build-up of snow, ice, and slush affects aircraft access to runways, and risks disruption to ground handling services on ​aprons. While the weather cannot be controlled, airports do have solutions available to mitigate its impact.

Cavotec RRCs deliver safety, efficiency gains for ZPMC

Cavotec RRCs deliver safety, efficiency gains for ZPMC

Blog posts   •   Dec 08, 2017 09:00 GMT

When ZPMC – one of the world’s leading manufacturers of heavy duty equipment and STS cranes – needed to ensure safe, reliable, and cost efficient maintenance of STS cranes at automated container terminals in China and Morocco, they selected our advanced Radio Remote Control (RRC) units to do the job.

Automated mooring helps make Salalah fastest riser in One Hundred Ports survey

Automated mooring helps make Salalah fastest riser in One Hundred Ports survey

Blog posts   •   Nov 24, 2017 09:54 GMT

The Port of Salalah climbed 17 places in the One Hundred Ports survey published by Lloyd’s List. A performance made possible – in part at least – by the installation of our innovative automated mooring technology, MoorMaster.

How do in-ground systems benefit airports?

How do in-ground systems benefit airports?

Blog posts   •   Nov 11, 2017 09:30 GMT

As the rate of passenger growth accelerates, and pressure to reduce costs and increase revenues intensifies, airports face significant operational challenges. IATA forecasts that more than 7.2 billion passengers will travel in 2035, doubling from 3.8 billion in 2016.

Canadian ports cut emissions with Cavotec shore power technologies

Canadian ports cut emissions with Cavotec shore power technologies

Blog posts   •   Oct 26, 2017 10:00 GMT

Cavotec shore power systems are helping ports in Canada make substantial reductions in cruise and container ship emissions, with the Montreal Port Authority (MPA) recently reporting that its shore power initiatives are expected to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by some 2,800 tonnes a year.

EX-certified automated mooring enables "new era" in LNG distribution

EX-certified automated mooring enables "new era" in LNG distribution

Blog posts   •   Oct 12, 2017 13:00 GMT

EX-certified MoorMaster™ automated mooring units have played a key role in enabling the first ever transfer of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from a ship to a floating LNG platform, a breakthrough that customer ConnectLNG describes as a “new era” in LNG distribution.

Cavotec at inter airport Europe 2017

Cavotec at inter airport Europe 2017

Blog posts   •   Oct 10, 2017 12:26 GMT

Join us at inter airport Europe 2017 this week, where we're demonstrating how our advanced Ground Support Equipment - including 400Hz, PCA, wet services, fuel hydrant and tank farm systems – support airports and MRO hangars worldwide to make aircraft servicing safer, cleaner, and more efficient.

Cavotec at inter airport Europe: showcasing how to power, fuel and cool aircraft safely and efficiently

Cavotec at inter airport Europe: showcasing how to power, fuel and cool aircraft safely and efficiently

Blog posts   •   Sep 29, 2017 13:00 GMT

Join us at inter airport Europe 2017, from October 10 to October 13, at the Munich Trade Fair Centre.