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Make Every Minute Matter More for You, Your Port, Your Ships, Your People, and Our Environment. Today.

Make Every Minute Matter More for You, Your Port, Your Ships, Your People, and Our Environment. Today.

Blog posts   •   Nov 03, 2020 12:15 GMT

In our latest blog post on the future of shipping, our MoorMaster Product Manager, Nicklas Vedin, shares perspectives on the importance of every minute and how smarter mooring can help make the world a safer and greener place.

Cavotec automated mooring selected for Great Lakes e-ferry berths

Cavotec automated mooring selected for Great Lakes e-ferry berths

Blog posts   •   Nov 27, 2018 10:00 GMT

Cavotec is to supply its innovative MoorMaster™ automated mooring technology for use with two new-build, fully electrically powered ferries at five berths in Canada’s Great Lakes – the country’s first fully electrical non-cable vessels – highlighting how MoorMaster™ is a key technology for expanding the use of e-vessels.

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.

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."

World’s first combined induction transfer and automated mooring system successfully tested with hybrid ferry

World’s first combined induction transfer and automated mooring system successfully tested with hybrid ferry

Blog posts   •   Sep 21, 2017 07:58 GMT

Cavotec, together with group of industrial partners, has made history with the world's first successful testing of a combined wireless induction charging and automated mooring system with a hybrid passenger ferry.

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.

MoorMaster™ to be introduced at two UK passenger ferry berths

MoorMaster™ to be introduced at two UK passenger ferry berths

Blog posts   •   Feb 09, 2016 14:12 GMT

In the latest development for our innovative MoorMaster™ mooring technology in the UK, ​Wightlink Ferries is to introduce the system at two of its passenger and vehicle ferry berths in Portsmouth, (on the mainland), and Fishbourne on the Isle of Wight.

Cavotec powers battery-driven passenger ferry

Cavotec powers battery-driven passenger ferry

Blog posts   •   May 15, 2015 08:00 GMT

Here's news of one of our latest shore power or 'cold ironing' applications, this time in Stockholm, Sweden, where our systems are helping to eliminate emissions from a passenger ferry.