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Shore power, charging infrastructure could cut CO2 emissions in Norway by 12.5 million tonnes

Shore power, charging infrastructure could cut CO2 emissions in Norway by 12.5 million tonnes

Blog posts   •   Sep 04, 2017 11:00 GMT

Shore power and charging infrastructure could reduce CO2 emissions by as much as 12.5 million tonnes at ports in Norway every year – this is one of the main conclusions of a report compiled by a pool of experts from ABB, DNV GL, the Port of Oslo, and Cavotec, working under the auspices of ReCharge, an initiative that seeks to pave the way for zero emission ports in the Scandinavian country.

Cavotec's team ready to welcome you to stand E52 at TOC Europe

Cavotec's team ready to welcome you to stand E52 at TOC Europe

Blog posts   •   Jun 27, 2017 09:34 GMT

​We’re looking forward to welcoming partners, customers and friends to our stand E52 at TOC Europe, where we’ll be showcasing our innovative crane electrification, automated mooring, shore power, and connection and charging systems.

Cavotec retrofits hydrant systems to meet new JIG standard

Cavotec retrofits hydrant systems to meet new JIG standard

Blog posts   •   Jun 26, 2017 07:00 GMT

As part of our on-going commitment to improving safety at airport gates, hangars and aprons, we are currently supporting our customers to retrofit Cavotec hydrant pit systems to meet a recent requirement announced by the Joint Inspection Group (JIG).

Cavotec secures key EX-certification for North American market

Cavotec secures key EX-certification for North American market

Blog posts   •   Jun 01, 2017 08:16 GMT

Following three years of hard work and commitment, Cavotec is delighted to announce the formal achievement of Class 1 Division 1-FM approval for our Radio Remote Control (RRC) systems for the US and Canadian markets.

Cavotec at world’s largest annual airport exhibition

Cavotec at world’s largest annual airport exhibition

Blog posts   •   May 17, 2017 13:21 GMT

We’re at the seventeenth Dubai Airport Show this week, one of the world’s fastest-growing events in the airport calendar, it's also billed as the “world’s largest annual airport exhibition”.

Cavotec’s advanced 2500+ 400Hz converter comes to the US

Cavotec’s advanced 2500+ 400Hz converter comes to the US

Blog posts   •   Mar 31, 2017 13:27 GMT

Our innovative Cavotec 2500+ 400Hz solid state frequency converter unit continues to gain traction in the global ground support (GSE) market, with the US being the latest in a growing number of countries where the unit is safely and efficiently meeting the greater power demands of modern passenger aircraft.

MoorMaster™ berth unveiled at Port of Helsinki

MoorMaster™ berth unveiled at Port of Helsinki

Blog posts   •   Mar 10, 2017 09:00 GMT

​The Port of Helsinki recently held an official opening ceremony for its new West Terminal 2 passenger ferry terminal, where our innovative ​MoorMaster™ automated mooring system moors large ferries safely, quietly, cleanly and efficiently.

Cavotec and Port of Los Angeles mark environmental co-operation with inauguration of shore power system for USS Iowa

Cavotec and Port of Los Angeles mark environmental co-operation with inauguration of shore power system for USS Iowa

Blog posts   •   Feb 24, 2017 09:00 GMT

Global engineering group Cavotec, the Port of Los Angeles (POLA) and the historic Battleship IOWA museum unveiled a public Alternative Maritime Power (AMP) educational exhibit during a recent reception commemorating Battleship USS IOWA’s new shore-side power connection, close to the Port of Los Angeles’ World Cruise Center.

Cavotec rolls out EV charging stations at company sites

Cavotec rolls out EV charging stations at company sites

Blog posts   •   Jan 27, 2017 09:00 GMT

In line with Cavotec’s overall programme of CSR initiatives that promote sustainable operations across the Group, we're encouraging the wider use of electric car charging stations at Cavotec car parks.

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.