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Kalmar receives repeat order for diesel-electric straddle carriers to HHLA’s Burchardkai container terminal

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has signed an order with Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA), the leading European port and transport logistics group, for 11 diesel-electric straddle carriers. The order closely follows a 2016 order for nine machines, demonstrating the strength of HHLA’s relationship with Kalmar and the company’s commitment to Kalmar equipment. It was […]

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Nokia and Zain Saudi Arabia collaborate on 5G and IoT development toward transforming Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – Nokia and Zain KSA have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to work together on developing 5G and define a clear path toward building the next-generation ultra-broadband networks in Saudi Arabia. The companies will combine their expertise to develop use cases, requirements and deployment scenarios for 5G technologies. The MoU […]

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Kalmar and Rainbow-Cargotec Industries celebrate the opening of new jetty in China, and showcase the latest RTG developments

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, and Rainbow-Cargotec Industries Co., Ltd (RCI) celebrate today the opening of a new jetty in Taicang, China and introduce the latest Kalmar RTG developments. The new jetty will support Kalmar’s business growth in the Asia-Pacific region by enabling the deliveries of fully erect Kalmar yard cranes from RCI. The jetty can […]

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Smartwatch Market Declines 51.6% in the Third Quarter as Platforms and Vendors Realign, IDC Finds

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., October 24, 2016 – The worldwide smartwatch market experienced a round of growing pains in the third quarter of 2016 (3Q16), resulting in a year-over-year decline in shipment volumes. According to data from the International Data Corporation, (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Wearable Device Tracker, total smartwatch volumes reached 2.7 million units shipped in 3Q16, […]

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Kalmar introduces new lithium-ion battery technology for its electric forklift truck range

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, launches a new highly efficient, emissions-free lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery technology for its 5-9 ton electric forklift truck range. Already commonly used in a wide range of products, from consumer electronics to electric cars, Li-ion technology brings significant advantages over traditional lead-acid batteries for electric forklift equipment. Li-ion batteries can be fast-charged […]

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Philips Lighting highlights the spiritual identity of the award winning Kırıkkale Nur Mosque in Turkey

Kırıkkale, Turkey – Philips Lighting, a global leader in lighting, Illuminated the Kırıkkale Nur Mosque in Turkey that has been awarded with an “Award of Merit” at the 33rd International Lighting Design Competition organized by International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) in San Diego. Inspired by the late Ottoman architecture, the mosque has a 32-meter […]

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World’s first electric road opens in Sweden

The world´s first electric road is being inaugurated near the city of Gävle in central Sweden, the result of a unique partnership demonstrating the path towards fossil-free transportation. Scania is supplying with the electrically-powered trucks, which will operate under real traffic conditions. Opening today, 22 June, the two-kilometre strip on the E16 motorway sees electrified […]

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SINGTEL PICKS EUTELSAT 70B SATELLITE FOR NETWORK CONNECTIVITY ACROSS SOUTH-EAST ASIA

Photo credit: Astrium Paris, Singapore, 14 March 2016 – Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) announces that Singtel, one of Asia’s leading communications groups, has selected capacity on its EUTELSAT 70B satellite to support network connectivity in South-East Asia. Singtel is establishing a new relationship with Eutelsat, a global satellite operator, through a flexible contract […]

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NASA Targets May 2018 Launch of Mars InSight Mission

NASA’s Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport (InSight) mission to study the deep interior of Mars is targeting a new launch window that begins May 5, 2018, with a Mars landing scheduled for Nov. 26, 2018. InSight’s primary goal is to help us understand how rocky planets – including Earth – formed […]

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EUTELSAT 65 WEST A SATELLITE SPEEDS INTO SPACE

Photo : Courtesy of Arianespace Multi-mission satellite to deliver premier coverage of Brazil and Latin America Kourou, Paris, 9 March 2016 – The successful lift-off of the Ariane rocket carrying the EUTELSAT 65 West A satellite into space lit up the night sky today in Kourou, French Guiana. The Ariane launcher ferrying Eutelsat’s newest satellite […]

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