The technology ensures a switch from on-board generation to shore power supply, without disruption of services including lighting, heating and refrigeration.
ABB and Cavotec have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to offer complete shore-to-ship power solutions internationally.
“Shore-to-ship power is a sustainable solution to reduce local emissions and enable green port operations, and another example of how ABB technologies are fostering a better world,” said Oleg Aleinikov, Managing Director of ABB’s Grid Integration business, a part of the company’s Power Grids division. “This strategic co-operation with Cavotec, allows us to combine our complementary capabilities and bring optimised solutions to our customers. It is very much in line with our Next Level strategy to forge alliances and partnerships.”
“The synergies between ABB and Cavotec provide the basis to expand our leading position into the Alternative Marine Power market. Cavotec’s portfolio ideally complements ABB’s offering in shore-to-ship power solutions. This alliance will reinforce our market leadership as the world’s best Shore Connection Interface System supplier,” said Ottonel Popesco, CEO of Cavotec.
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