Kalmar Zero Emission RTGs to help boost capacity at South Florida Container Terminal in Miami, Florida

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CARGOTEC CORPORATION PRESS RELEASE 11 FEBRUARY 2019 AT 4 PM EET Kalmar part of Cargotec has signed a deal to supply six Kalmar Zero Emission Rubber-tired Gantry cranes RTGs to South Florida Container Terminal LLC The cranes will be equipped with a busbar energy system and operator assist features like auto steering and container stack profiling The order was booked in Cargotec's 2019 Q1 order intake with delivery scheduled to be completed in early 2020 This will be the first container terminal in the United States that has 100 zero-emission RTG cranes These are also the first RTG cranes that will be installed in the Port of Miami. South Florida Container Terminal LLC is a full service marine terminal located at the Port of Miami Due to its ideal proximity to the Caribbean and the Americas, the terminal has established itself as a strategic point of entry and departure for cargo moving to the greater part of the world SFCT provides full stevedoring and terminal services to some of the worlds largest shipping linesThe Kalmar Zero Emission RTGs will be delivered as part of an ongoing densification and terminal redevelopment project at SFCT Mark J Baker Managing Director of South Florida Container Terminal stated We are excited about the opportunity to increase our capacity through this terminal redevelopment project We will not only offer better service to our customers, but we will do it eco-efficiently with all-electric RTGs Kalmar has proven their ability to handle large terminal redevelopment projects on a global scale with successful RTG deliveries We are happy to work with Kalmar and their US-based support team Troy Thompson Vice President, Sales Kalmar Americas We are very pleased to be the first to bring zero emission yard cranes to Miami We have worked extensively with the team at SFCT and are certain that our partnership will only strengthen further as we move through this major redevelopment project together Further information for the press Troy Thompson, Vice President Sales Kalmar Americas tel 19194714000 Maija Eklf Vice President Marketing and Communications Kalmar, tel 358 20 777 4096 maijaeklofkalmarglobalcom 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 wwwkalmarglobalcom Kalmar is part of Cargotec Cargotecs (Nasdaq Helsinki CGCBV sales in 2018 totalled approximately EUR 33 billion and it employs around 12000 people wwwcargoteccom Image 2 Mark J Baker and Troy Thompson signing the agreementImage 1 Kalmar RTGThis announcement is distributed by West Corporation on behalf of West Corporation clientsThe issuer of this announcement warrants that they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained thereinSource Cargotec Corporation via Globenewswire br/>

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