Cavotec Improves the Air Quality for the Olympic Games

2008-08-05 12:22 1142

SHANGHAI, Aug. 5 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Cavotec MSL Holdings Limited (CCC), listed on the NZX Stock Exchange, has supplied all the Cable Coil Systems to the new terminal 3 in Beijing Capital Airport and the new Shanghai Pudong Airport terminal 2. In time for the Olympic Games Cavotec in Shanghai has equipped two of the most important airports in China with an advanced aboveground supply systems to efficiently supply power to parked aircraft without taking up a lot of space around it on the tarmac apron. Instead of using a pollutant diesel GPU (Ground Power Units) to generate power to the aircraft the Cable Coil will use clean electricity power.

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During the last few years Cavotec in China has received orders from various customers and installation has been made at many airports, such as: Hong Kong Airport, Pudong Airport Terminal 1, Guangzhou Baiyun Airport, Boeing, Airbus.

Cavotec has a strong presence in Far East with the head quarter in Shanghai and local offices in Dalian, Beijing and Shenzhen. Gustavo Miller, MD of Cavotec China, says: "The new installation at Beijing Capital Airport is not only making the power supply of the aircrafts easy and reliable, more importantly our equipment reduce the pollution and improving the air quality dramatically by allowing the aircrafts to switch off their auxiliary engines and avoiding the use of ground diesel generators."

Cavotec MSL is a globally operating engineering group active in the maritime, airports, mining and general industry sectors.

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For further details on this press release, please contact Michael Scheepers, Cavotec MSL Corporate Communications Manager, at For information in Chinese please contact Jeff Fan, Cavotec Shanghai, at .

Source: Cavotec Shanghai Ltd.
Keywords: Machinery