Press Releases

Oct 17, 2014 07:01 GMT Port of Helsinki News

Swedavia Swedish Airports presents the world's first biogas-fueled snow sweeper

Oct 15, 2014 12:03 GMT Swedavia For the first time Swedish airports will be using climate-friendly biogas-fueled snow removal vehicles Swedavia will start testing the new biogas-powered machines this Winter season. Swedavia, which operates and develops Sweden's top ten airports, aims to achieve the goal of zero emissions of fossil carbon dioxide in its own operations during 2020.

Notice of Extraordinary General Meeting in Cavotec SA

Oct 06, 2014 09:34 GMT Cavotec The Shareholders of Cavotec SA are invited to attend the Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) to be held on Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 11.00 (CET) at the IVA Conferenscenter, Grev Turegatan 16 in Stockholm, Sweden. Doors open at 10.30 (CET).

Absolut Vodka changes to biodiesel

Sep 25, 2014 08:00 GMT The Absolut Company A new filling station for locally produced RME from the supplier, Ecobränsle, was introduced after the summer at the distillery of Absolut Vodka. The aim is to reduce the CO2 emissions by half from the transports to and from the plants where Absolut Vodka is produced by the year 2020. By using RME, a kind of eco-fuel, The Absolut Company expects to achieve the target by a wide margin by 2020.

Toshiba Announces Business Vision for Southeast Asia

Sep 24, 2014 11:00 GMT Toshiba Corporation Mr. Hisao Tanaka, the President and CEO of Japan’s Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO: 6502), today announced Toshiba’s comprehensive strategy for expanding its business in Southeast Asia, including investing US$1 billion dollars in the region over the next five years, and doubling its current sales to $7 billion dollars.

SMRT subsidiary Singapore Rail Engineering and Toshiba establish JV to market and supply Energy Efficient Propulsions System to Mass Transit Operators globally

Sep 24, 2014 00:27 GMT Toshiba Corporation Singapore Rail Engineering Pte. Ltd. and Toshiba Corporation have decided to setup a joint venture to market and supply propulsion systems using Toshiba’s Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor (PMSM) technology. The joint venture agreement was signed today at InnoTrans, the international transport technology trade fair taking place in Berlin this week. The new company will be called Railise Pte. Ltd.

Toshiba Delivers World’s First Propulsion System Integrating PMSM and SiC Diode to Tokyo Metro

Sep 23, 2014 13:01 GMT Toshiba Corporation -New Technology Further Boosts Operating efficiency of World's Busiest Subway Network- Toshiba Corporation today announced that it has delivered the world’s first train propulsion systems incorporating totally enclosed Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motors (PMSM) and silicon carbide (SiC) Variable Voltage Variable Frequency (VVVF) traction inverters.

Nor-Shipping Awards call for entries

Sep 16, 2014 07:57 GMT Nor-Shipping Oslo, Norway, September 16, 2014 Nor-Shipping announces the call for entries for the Nor-Shipping 2015 Awards: the Energy Efficiency Award, the Next Generation Ship Award and the Young Entrepreneur Award.

Bure invests SEK 189 million in Cavotec through a directed share issue

Sep 12, 2014 08:03 GMT Cavotec The Board of Directors of Cavotec SA has reached an agreement with Bure Equity AB regarding a directed share issue of 7,138,780 new shares, corresponding to approx. 9.9% of the total number of shares outstanding. The subscription price is set at SEK 26.50 per share and the net proceeds, after deduction of stamp duty and transaction costs, will amount to approx. SEK 187 million.

The University of Gävle and the Japanese amoeba robots

Aug 18, 2014 09:39 GMT University of Gävle The Japanese invest big money to, in collaboration with the University of Gävle; create robots that do not need to be controlled but rather the mobility lies in a sympathetic nervous system.