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More orders in Norway for Cavotec’s next generation vacuum mooring system

More orders in Norway for Cavotec’s next generation vacuum mooring system

Press releases   •   Jun 14, 2021 08:00 GMT

Cavotec has been awarded an order for its next generation vacuum mooring technology, MoorMaster™ NxG, from leading Norwegian ferry operator Fjord 1. The systems will be used with a new-build, zero-emission vessel to reduce energy consumption in port. The customer has also signed a long-term service agreement for the operator’s existing MoorMaster vacuum mooring systems and e-vessel charging units.

Cavotec wins major MoorMaster service contract in Western Australia

Cavotec wins major MoorMaster service contract in Western Australia

Press releases   •   May 27, 2021 07:00 GMT

A decade after installing MoorMaster™ automated vacuum mooring at an iron ore berth in Western Australia, Pilbara Ports Authority has now selected Cavotec to secure availability and extend lifetime of its mooring system.

Cavotec wins breakthrough automated vacuum mooring order in Far East

Cavotec wins breakthrough automated vacuum mooring order in Far East

Press releases   •   May 21, 2021 07:00 GMT

In a major breakthrough for automated mooring, our MoorMaster technology has been selected for installation at a roll-on/roll-off berth in a key market in the Far East. This is the first installation of this unique mooring system in Asia and highlights widespread interest in the technology and its growing use around the world.

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%.

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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.

Technological innovation can alleviate port congestion and improve supply chain resilience

Technological innovation can alleviate port congestion and improve supply chain resilience

Blog posts   •   Dec 18, 2020 09:33 GMT

In recent weeks, ports around the world have been hit by delays and backlogs caused by factors including a surge in demand, a lack of empty containers, and the coronavirus – the latter manifesting as mass quarantining, social distancing, illness, and lockdowns. In the UK, these issues were compounded by fears of a no-deal Brexit.

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.