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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 retrofits hydrant systems to meet new JIG standard

Cavotec retrofits hydrant systems to meet new JIG standard

Blog posts   •   Jun 26, 2017 07:00 GMT

As part of our on-going commitment to improving safety at airport gates, hangars and aprons, we are currently supporting our customers to retrofit Cavotec hydrant pit systems to meet a recent requirement announced by the Joint Inspection Group (JIG).

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.

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 and Port of Los Angeles mark environmental co-operation with inauguration of shore power system for USS Iowa

Cavotec and Port of Los Angeles mark environmental co-operation with inauguration of shore power system for USS Iowa

Blog posts   •   Feb 24, 2017 09:00 GMT

Global engineering group Cavotec, the Port of Los Angeles (POLA) and the historic Battleship IOWA museum unveiled a public Alternative Maritime Power (AMP) educational exhibit during a recent reception commemorating Battleship USS IOWA’s new shore-side power connection, close to the Port of Los Angeles’ World Cruise Center.

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.