Cavotec secures major MoorMaster™ equipment, servicing orders

Cavotec secures major MoorMaster™ equipment, servicing orders

Press releases   •   Nov 04, 2016 08:38 GMT

Marine systems innovator Cavotec has won important MoorMaster™ automated mooring orders from existing MoorMaster™ customer, the Port of Salalah in Oman, for use at two container berths – another sign of the increasing acceptance of this innovative mooring technology by the global shipping sector.

Cavotec's MoorMaster™ automated mooring technology registers two major breakthroughs

Cavotec's MoorMaster™ automated mooring technology registers two major breakthroughs

Press releases   •   Jun 14, 2016 09:18 GMT

Cavotec's MoorMaster™ automated mooring technology has registered two major breakthroughs — completion of At Sea Demonstrations of the US Navy's Advanced Mooring System; and a second order for a combined MoorMaster™ and battery charging system for a hybrid passenger ferry application — underscoring the acceptance of MoorMaster™ in the industry, and the technology's substantial market potential.

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.

Cavotec & Wärtsilä to develop world’s first marine wireless charging and mooring concept

Cavotec & Wärtsilä to develop world’s first marine wireless charging and mooring concept

Press releases   •   Jan 25, 2016 08:03 GMT

An agreement has been signed between Cavotec Group and Wärtsilä to jointly develop the world’s first combined induction charging and automatic mooring concept.

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.

Cavotec powers transport with profitable sustainability

Cavotec powers transport with profitable sustainability

Blog posts   •   Jan 23, 2020 08:00 GMT

​Sustainable profitability or profitable sustainability? With its innovative automation and electrification solutions, engineering group Cavotec is achieving both, and in the process is enabling a sustainable future that makes financial sense. Cavotec has laid the foundations for the future, now it’s time for growth.

Cavotec to focus on system automation, electrification at TOC Europe

Cavotec to focus on system automation, electrification at TOC Europe

Blog posts   •   Jun 13, 2019 11:32 GMT

Cavotec will be at TOC Europe to meet customers who want to know more about our crane electrification, automated mooring, shore power, and connection and charging systems.

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.

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.

Cavotec connects Asia’s first e-ferry to electrical power

Cavotec connects Asia’s first e-ferry to electrical power

Blog posts   •   Jan 12, 2018 15:03 GMT

Our innovative charging technologies have connected Asia’s first e-ferry to electrical power, eliminating emissions and dramatically reducing operating costs, and highlighting Cavotec’s leading position in this increasingly important segment.

Automated mooring helps make Salalah fastest riser in One Hundred Ports survey

Automated mooring helps make Salalah fastest riser in One Hundred Ports survey

Blog posts   •   Nov 24, 2017 09:54 GMT

The Port of Salalah climbed 17 places in the One Hundred Ports survey published by Lloyd’s List. A performance made possible – in part at least – by the installation of our innovative automated mooring technology, MoorMaster.

Canadian ports cut emissions with Cavotec shore power technologies

Canadian ports cut emissions with Cavotec shore power technologies

Blog posts   •   Oct 26, 2017 10:00 GMT

Cavotec shore power systems are helping ports in Canada make substantial reductions in cruise and container ship emissions, with the Montreal Port Authority (MPA) recently reporting that its shore power initiatives are expected to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by some 2,800 tonnes a year.

EX-certified automated mooring enables "new era" in LNG distribution

EX-certified automated mooring enables "new era" in LNG distribution

Blog posts   •   Oct 12, 2017 13:00 GMT

EX-certified MoorMaster™ automated mooring units have played a key role in enabling the first ever transfer of liquefied natural gas (LNG) from a ship to a floating LNG platform, a breakthrough that customer ConnectLNG describes as a “new era” in LNG distribution.

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.

Shore power, charging infrastructure could cut CO2 emissions in Norway by 12.5 million tonnes

Shore power, charging infrastructure could cut CO2 emissions in Norway by 12.5 million tonnes

Blog posts   •   Sep 04, 2017 11:00 GMT

Shore power and charging infrastructure could reduce CO2 emissions by as much as 12.5 million tonnes at ports in Norway every year – this is one of the main conclusions of a report compiled by a pool of experts from ABB, DNV GL, the Port of Oslo, and Cavotec, working under the auspices of ReCharge, an initiative that seeks to pave the way for zero emission ports in the Scandinavian country.

Cavotec's team ready to welcome you to stand E52 at TOC Europe

Cavotec's team ready to welcome you to stand E52 at TOC Europe

Blog posts   •   Jun 27, 2017 09:34 GMT

​We’re looking forward to welcoming partners, customers and friends to our stand E52 at TOC Europe, where we’ll be showcasing our innovative crane electrification, automated mooring, shore power, and connection and charging systems.

Cavotec launches new group website

Cavotec launches new group website

Blog posts   •   Jun 21, 2017 08:58 GMT

We’re delighted to announce that the new Cavotec website is now live at cavotec.com.

Cavotec extends its leadership in automated mooring and charging for e-ferries

Cavotec extends its leadership in automated mooring and charging for e-ferries

Blog posts   •   Jun 08, 2017 07:17 GMT

Our innovative MoorMaster™ automated mooring and Automatic Plug-in System (APS) are set to enter service with a hybrid battery-powered ferry in Finland, delivering substantial operational efficiencies and reducing environmental impact.

Drilling down to safer, cleaner, cost-efficient offshore operations

Drilling down to safer, cleaner, cost-efficient offshore operations

Blog posts   •   May 02, 2017 13:40 GMT

We’re at the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston this week, the world’s largest oil and gas industry event, showing how our innovative technologies are making offshore applications safer, cleaner and more cost-efficient.

Cavotec highlights benefits of automated mooring  at TOC Asia

Cavotec highlights benefits of automated mooring at TOC Asia

Blog posts   •   Apr 07, 2017 09:34 GMT

Cavotec will once again be exhibiting at TOC Asia, one of global shipping's top events, which will be held in Singapore at the end of April. During the show, Mike Howie, one of our automated mooring experts, will deliver a speech at an innovation session about the safety, operational and operational benefits of our unique MoorMaster™ automated mooring technology.

MoorMaster™ berth unveiled at Port of Helsinki

MoorMaster™ berth unveiled at Port of Helsinki

Blog posts   •   Mar 10, 2017 09:00 GMT

​The Port of Helsinki recently held an official opening ceremony for its new West Terminal 2 passenger ferry terminal, where our innovative ​MoorMaster™ automated mooring system moors large ferries safely, quietly, cleanly and efficiently.

Cavotec rolls out EV charging stations at company sites

Cavotec rolls out EV charging stations at company sites

Blog posts   •   Jan 27, 2017 09:00 GMT

In line with Cavotec’s overall programme of CSR initiatives that promote sustainable operations across the Group, we're encouraging the wider use of electric car charging stations at Cavotec car parks.

Cavotec connects world’s largest super-yachts to shore power

Cavotec connects world’s largest super-yachts to shore power

Blog posts   •   Dec 02, 2016 09:00 GMT

Ever dreamt of drifting lazily on a luxury yacht? The Cavotec France team recently came a little closer to realising that dream – although no drifting was involved – when they installed a shore power connection system at Port Vauban, a marina located in Antibes on the French Riviera.

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.

Cavotec MoorMaster™ achieves 200,000 moorings

Cavotec MoorMaster™ achieves 200,000 moorings

Blog posts   •   Jul 27, 2016 08:00 GMT

Our innovative mooring technology for ships, MoorMaster™, recently achieved a landmark 200,000 moorings at applications worldwide, highlighting the growing acceptance of this unique technology.