Blog posts • Oct 04, 2013 08:00 GMT
As we announced back in the summer, our automated mooring technology, MoorMaster™, will be integrated with another of our innovations – Alternative Maritime Power (AMP) – to create a single system that will first moor and then connect a passenger ferry to electrical power to charge its batteries.
Blog posts • Sep 18, 2013 09:00 GMT
We showcased our AMP technologies at last week’s PortTechEXPO in Los Angeles, an event we also sponsored. It was organised by non-profit business incubator Port Tech LA. This year’s event, the fourth of its kind, featured some 100 clean technologies, with more than 300 civic and local and global business leaders in attendance. Read more here.
Blog posts • Sep 06, 2013 08:00 GMT
We’re always on the lookout for great ideas, so we’re delighted to be sponsoring the upcoming PortTechEXPO in Los Angeles that brings together innovative clean technologies from around the world with the business community. Here's more on this exciting event.
Blog posts • Jun 07, 2013 10:00 GMT
We recently co-hosted an event at the Port of Ystad in southern Sweden, during which we delivered a seminar on the environmental and economic benefits of shore power. We hosted the event with ABB, the Port of Ystad, electrical systems specialist Processkontroll Elektriska, technical consultancy Grontmij, Polferries and Unity Line. You can see images from the event on our Facebook page.
Blog posts • May 06, 2013 09:36 GMT
Cavotec is to host a seminar at the International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH) 28th World Ports Conference on how innovative technologies are helping ports take steps towards zero emission-operations.
Blog posts • May 03, 2013 08:00 GMT
Next week, we will be exhibiting at one of the world's largest offshore trade shows: OTC Houston, where we will be demonstrating how our innovative technologies are enabling the offshore energy sector function safely, cleanly and efficiently.
Blog posts • Mar 26, 2013 17:12 GMT
News of our latest GSE project with Emirates at Dubai International Airport, where we are supplying our innovative systems for four new A380 superjumbo maintenance hangars.
Blog posts • Mar 22, 2013 09:00 GMT
To mark the recent Oman Environment Day, our friends at the Port of Salalah transformed fifty oil drums into pots for native trees, a project that shows how ports can do their bit to support sustainability and biodiversity.
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.