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Cavotec wins EUR 5M in additional cleantech orders to equip world’s largest container ships with ShorePower systems

Cavotec wins EUR 5M in additional cleantech orders to equip world’s largest container ships with ShorePower systems

Press releases   •   Jun 09, 2021 06:39 GMT

Cavotec has won a series of orders in the second quarter with a total value of EUR 5M to equip the world’s largest new-build container ships with ShorePower systems. This is in addition to EUR 3M in orders secured in the first quarter. These systems enable dramatic pollution reductions and are the latest example of how we are enabling the decarbonization of the global ports and shipping sector.

Cavotec wins multi-million euro cleantech contract. Shore power to cut ship emissions by 90% in Malta's Valletta Grand Harbour.

Cavotec wins multi-million euro cleantech contract. Shore power to cut ship emissions by 90% in Malta's Valletta Grand Harbour.

Press releases   •   May 17, 2021 08:00 GMT

Cavotec has been awarded a contract by Nidec ASI as part of their EUR 12 million deal to provide ShorePower to five cruise liner berths at Malta’s Valletta Grand Harbour. The project is part of a major EU funded initiative by Infrastructure Malta to electrify the entire harbour and reduce harmful portside ship emissions by 90%.

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 and ABB join forces to offer shore-to-ship power solutions, boosting "green ports"

Cavotec and ABB join forces to offer shore-to-ship power solutions, boosting "green ports"

Press releases   •   Apr 28, 2016 09:27 GMT

Cavotec and ABB have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to jointly offer complete shore-to-ship power solutions globally. Such solutions allow vessels to plug into onshore power supply and shut down their engines, eliminating noxious emissions, noise and vibrations while berthed in ports that are often located in city surrounds.

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The Five Steps to Take Charge of Portside Pollution

The Five Steps to Take Charge of Portside Pollution

Blog posts   •   Apr 28, 2021 14:52 GMT

The shipping industry is responsible for more than 2.5% of the world’s emissions. If the shipping sector were a country, it would be the sixth largest polluter in the world. But we can change this. We have the technology today that can be retrofitted to existing ships to reduce harmful emissions. We also have the technology to upgrade our ports to reduce pollution.

Maritime industry under pressure on emissions

Maritime industry under pressure on emissions

Blog posts   •   Sep 28, 2020 09:35 GMT

One of the world’s most conservative sectors is now witnessing a fundamental shift as efforts are made to transform its environmental footprint under intense pressure from its stakeholders. Across the maritime industry – typically slow to change – steps are being taken to reduce emissions and operate more sustainably, with the ultimate goal of achieving zero emissions.

Automated mooring substantially cuts vessel emissions: report

Automated mooring substantially cuts vessel emissions: report

Blog posts   •   Jul 13, 2018 08:00 GMT

A new report demonstrates how automated mooring system (AMS) makes substantial reductions in CO2 emissions produced by ferries during mooring operations.

Cavotec supports sustainable development of China’s cruise sector

Cavotec supports sustainable development of China’s cruise sector

Blog posts   •   Jul 06, 2018 08:25 GMT

As ports, shipping lines, and authorities in China strive to reduce emissions from shipping, our innovative shore power technologies are playing a key role in delivering substantive change.

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Charging unit used to connect an e-ferry to electrical power

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This Cavotec charging unit ensures safe, fast and efficient connection of Asia’s first e-ferry to electrical power at Kaohsiung in Taiwan...

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Cavotec CEO Ottonel Popesco and LA Mayor Eric Garcetti at PortTechEXPO

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Cavotec CEO Ottonel Popesco and LA Mayor Eric Garcetti at PortTechEXPO held in Los Angeles on September 11, 2013. We were delighted to ha...

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Mårten strikes a pose at the Port of Oakland while preparing to film Cavotec AMP systems. #Cavotecfilm

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The latest leg of the Cavotec film tour takes us to San Francisco's Port of Oakland to shoot our shore-to-ship power systems on board the...

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Cavotec PCAir System (caddy version)

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Cavotec's PCAir System expands dry compressed air to cool parked aircraft, enabling pilots to switch off on-board auxiliary power units (...

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Cavotec Alternative Maritime Power at the Port of Los Angeles

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Cavotec's Alternative Maritime Power (AMP) is a cold ironing system which allows ships to turn off their engines when in port, and plug i...

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Shippax article on Vision of the Fjords award

This article is reproduced here with kind permission of Shippax. Learn more about the 2017 Shippax awards here: https://www.shippax.com/en/shippax-awards/shippax-award-2017.aspx. Vision of the Fjords is a battery-powered hybrid passenger ferry in Norway that uses Cavotec shore power systems to charge its battery units.

Cold ironing makes comeback: Seatrade Magazine article on shore power

With growing regulatory pressure to reduce emissions from ships in port, shore power is once again a hot topic for the global ports sector. In their latest issue, Seatrade Magazine provides a useful overview of shore power, including our AMP systems. Our thanks to Seatrade Magazine for their permission to publish this article. Click on the button or image above to download the article as a PDF.