Kalmar and Tropical Shipping strengthen long-term relationship with new order for straddle carriers
CARGOTEC CORPORATION, PRESS RELEASE, 15 AUGUST 2022 AT 10 AM (EEST)
Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has concluded an agreement to supply international cargo and logistics operator Tropical Shipping with three Kalmar diesel-electric straddle carriers. The order was booked in Cargotec's 2022 Q3 order intake, and the delivery of all units is scheduled to be completed in Q3 2023.
Part of the Saltchuk family of companies, Tropical Shipping is a leader in quality, on-time transportation solutions. From Canada to South Florida and the U.S. Virgin Islands, the company operates state-of-the-art facilities in selected seaside ports to meet the customers’ freight-shipping needs to and from the Caribbean and the Bahamas. Tropical Shipping operates a large fleet of Kalmar equipment including straddle carriers, reachstackers and terminal tractors.
The Kalmar Straddle Carrier is powered by a diesel-electric driveline and offers high performance, excellent fuel efficiency and low noise as well as complying with the latest exhaust emission regulations.
One of the new straddle carriers will be a special width unit specifically dedicated to rail operations. In 2020, the Port of Palm Beach received a federal port infrastructure development grant to improve the intermodal capacity. This Kalmar Straddle Carrier will be an integral piece of equipment to help double the rail output capacity at the on-dock rail facility.
Tim DiPietropolo, Vice President Operations, NVOCC & Global Logistics, Tropical Shipping: “Kalmar’s direct support team for straddle carriers has been excellent from the start and we value their continued partnership with our local team. The new diesel-electric straddle carriers will play an important role in helping us reduce both fuel and maintenance costs while also helping to reduce CO2 emissions at our terminal.”
Troy Thompson, Vice President, Sales, Kalmar Automation Solutions, Americas: “We are extremely pleased to continue our close cooperation with Tropical Shipping, who rely on Kalmar equipment to keep their daily operations running smoothly, safely and efficiently. We are looking forward to continuing to support them with their fleet renewal programme in the future and further developing our valuable partnership.”
Further information for the press:
Troy Thompson, Vice President, Sales, Kalmar Automation Solutions Americas, tel. +1 91 947 14000
Maija Eklöf, Vice President, Marketing and Communications, Kalmar, tel. +358 20 777 4096, email@example.com
Kalmar offers the widest range of cargo handling solutions and services to ports, terminals, distribution centres and to heavy industry. Kalmar is the industry forerunner in terminal automation and in energy efficient container handling, with one in four container movements around the globe being handled by a Kalmar solution. Through its extensive product portfolio, global service network and ability to enable a seamless integration of different terminal processes, Kalmar improves the efficiency of every move. www.kalmarglobal.com
Kalmar is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2021 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs around 11,500 people. www.cargotec.com
AttachmentsTo view this piece of content from www.globenewswire.com, please give your consent at the top of this page.
To view this piece of content from ml-eu.globenewswire.com, please give your consent at the top of this page.
About GlobeNewswire by notified
One Liberty Plaza - 165 Broadway
NY 10006 New York
GlobeNewswire by notified is one of the world's largest newswire distribution networks, specializing in the delivery of corporate press releases financial disclosures and multimedia content to the media, investment community, individual investors and the general public.
Subscribe to releases from GlobeNewswire by notified
Subscribe to all the latest releases from GlobeNewswire by notified by registering your e-mail address below. You can unsubscribe at any time.
Latest releases from GlobeNewswire by notified
Aduro Announces Readiness of Scaled-up Continuous Flow Plastic Reactor for Customer Trials6.10.2022 13:00:00 CEST | Press release
SARNIA, Ontario, Oct. 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Aduro Clean Technologies Inc. (“Aduro” or the “Company”) (CSE: ACT) (OTCQB: ACTHF) (FSE: 9D50), a Canadian developer of patented water-based technologies to chemically recycle plastics and transform heavy crude and renewable oils into new-era resources and higher-value fuels, announces it is entering final stages of completion of its pilot-scale HydrochemolyticTM continuous flow plastic (“R2 Plastic”) reactor. The R2 Plastic unit is in the final assembly phase, plans for testing, commissioning, and certification are finalised and expected to be complete by mid November 2022. The R2 Plastic unit is the Company’s customer engagement unit and is designed to handle various plastic feedstocks such as polyethylene, polypropylene, and polystyrene as single stream materials, followed by a mixture of these feedstock streams. The R2 Plastic will also be used to evaluate the impact of materials found in multilayer plastics, such as paper, paper b
Nexstim NBS 5+ System Continues to Generate Interest in the US6.10.2022 11:00:00 CEST | Press release
Press release,Helsinki,6October2022 at12PM (EEST) Nexstim NBS 5+ System Continues to Generate Interest in the US Nexstim Plc (NXTMH:HEX, NXTMS:STO) ("Nexstim" or "Company") announces that Drs. Lauren Marangell and Rayan Al Jurdi, experts in the treatment of major depression, have purchased a NBS 5+ system. Marangell and Al Jurdi, both previously faculty at Baylor College of Medicine, founded Brain Health Consultants and TMS Center as a private outpatient program offering state of the art treatment for people with depression and related disorders. The NBS 5+ system, released in the United States in 2021, combines the capabilities of Nexstim’s NBS and NBT® systems. It thus enables the delivery of both diagnostic and therapeutic applications; diagnostic use meaning identifying the precise location and amount of stimulation required to active specific nerve cells for use across specialities such as neurosurgery, neuroradiology and psychiatry and therapeutic use referring to the treatment o
Huhtamaki publishes its Q3 2022 Interim Report on October 21, 20226.10.2022 09:00:00 CEST | Press release
HUHTAMÄKI OYJ PRESS RELEASE 6.10.2022 AT 10:00 Huhtamaki publishes its Q3 2022 Interim Report on October 21, 2022 Huhtamäki Oyj will publish its Q3 2022 Interim Report on Friday, October 21, 2022, approximately at 8:30 Finnish time (EEST). The release and related results presentation material will be available after publishing at www.huhtamaki.com/investors. Teleconference Huhtamaki will arrange a combined webcast and teleconference on the same day at 9:30 Finnish time. Huhtamaki´s President and CEO Charles Héaulmé and CFO Thomas Geust will present the results. The event will be followed by a Q&A session. The event will be held in English, it can be followed real-time at: https://huhtamaki.videosync.fi/2022-q3-results/ If you wish to ask questions, please dial one of the following numbers 5-10 minutes prior to the call start: Finland: +358 9 2319 5436 Sweden: +46 (0) 8 5051 0086 UK: +44 (0) 33 0551 0211 US: +1 646 843 4609 Participant Passcode: 0422950# An on-demand replay of the audio
Yara calls for urgent action to reduce Europe’s food dependency on Russia6.10.2022 08:31:11 CEST | Press release
Oslo, October 6, 2022: Yara calls on the European Union and national governments to act urgently and decisively to ensure Europe reduces, and not strengthens, its dependency on Russia for food and fertilizers. A strong European fertilizer industry is crucial not only for ensuring food security in Europe and globally but also for ensuring that Europe can continue to take the lead in the green transition. “It is imperative that the war on Ukraine does not destroy the work towards a net-zero future. It is unthinkable that we will reach the climate targets without a strong, green European industry. Instead of weakening the position of the European fertilizer industry, which is a frontrunner in decarbonization, we need massive, coordinated efforts to reach zero emissions, while at the same time reducing our dependencies on Russia,” says Svein Tore Holsether, President and Chief Executive Officer of Yara. Curtailed production in Europe reduces worldwide availability of fertilizers and has di
Chief Legal Officer Nassib Abou-Khalil to leave Nokia6.10.2022 08:00:00 CEST | Press release
Nokia Corporation Stock Exchange Release 6 October 2022 at 9:00 EEST Chief Legal Officer Nassib Abou-Khalil to leave Nokia Espoo, Finland – Nokia’s Chief Legal Officer, Nassib Abou-Khalil, has decided to leave Nokia and step down from its Group Leadership Team. A recruitment process will begin immediately for his successor. Nassib Abou-Khalil joined Nokia in 2014 and was appointed Chief Legal Officer in 2019. Before that role, he held various legal and compliance leadership positions in the company, including working as the general counsel for customer operations and leading the integration of the compliance programs of Alcatel-Lucent and Nokia. “This was a very difficult decision for me. However, after eight years with the company, it’s time for personal renewal and seeking new challenges externally. Whatever I have been able to realize – both as Nokia’s CLO and in our industry-leading inclusion and diversity work – has been possible only because of the support and encouragement I hav