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Cavotec gears up for Offshore Technology Days

Cavotec gears up for Offshore Technology Days

Blog posts   •   Oct 19, 2015 11:00 GMT

Our offshore technologies experts are preparing for the Offshore Technology Days trade show which gets underway tomorrow at the home of the Norwegian energy industry, Stavanger.

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.

World’s first combined automated mooring and shore power project on course

World’s first combined automated mooring and shore power project on course

Blog posts   •   Jun 04, 2014 09:00 GMT

The world’s first battery-powered ferry was delivered recently, heralding a new era in environmentally responsible shipping. The vessel, which will serve a high-frequency route in Norway, will use our very first combined automated mooring and shore power system.

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.

Shore power shines as ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach announce Clean Air Action Plan Awards

Shore power shines as ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach announce Clean Air Action Plan Awards

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.

Alternative Maritime Power to play key role in Port of Los Angeles modernisation

Alternative Maritime Power to play key role in Port of Los Angeles modernisation

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.

Cavotec’s Luciano Corbetta to present at Shoreside Power Conference

Cavotec’s Luciano Corbetta to present at Shoreside Power Conference

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.

Inaugural Climate Leadership Award goes to Port of Los Angeles

Inaugural Climate Leadership Award goes to Port of Los Angeles

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’.

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.

Shore power in LA and San Francisco: all the latest from our globetrotting film crew. #Cavotecfilm

Shore power in LA and San Francisco: all the latest from our globetrotting film crew. #Cavotecfilm

Blog posts   •   May 31, 2011 23:07 GMT

All the latest on our globetrotting film crew - Michael, Mårten and Oskar - as they shoot shore power systems at the Port of Oakland and AMP Mobile units at the Port of Los Angeles.

GSE in Frankfurt on Thursday, MoorMaster™ in Australia on Sunday: here's the latest from the #Cavotecfilm crew

GSE in Frankfurt on Thursday, MoorMaster™ in Australia on Sunday: here's the latest from the #Cavotecfilm crew

Blog posts   •   May 24, 2011 17:02 GMT

Ground support equipment servicing aircraft at Frankfurt Airport on Thursday, automated mooring units securing iron ore carriers in Western Australia on Sunday - here's the latest on the Cavotec film crew's round the world film shoot.

Cavotec starts shooting new company film

Cavotec starts shooting new company film

Blog posts   •   May 19, 2011 20:11 GMT

We currently have a small, dedicated film crew making a lightening tour of Europe, Australia and the US to shoot material for our new company film. The stars of this film are our ground support equipment at airports and our automated mooring and shore power systems at ports. Keep track of our progress as we Cavotec our way around the world in 11 and a half days.

Cavotec Shore Power Application Opened in Karlskrona, Sweden
The Port of Los Angeles – Greening and Growing

The Port of Los Angeles – Greening and Growing

Blog posts   •   Dec 08, 2010 09:00 GMT

Initiatives taken by the Port of Los Angeles (POLA) to operate more sustainably and create employment in and around the port are highlighted in a recent short film.