Kalmar Global provides cargo handling solutions and services to ports, terminals, distribution centers and heavy industry around the globe. We are the industry forerunner in terminal automation and energy-efficient container handling, with one in four container moves around the globe being handled by a Kalmar solution. We improve the efficiency of your every move through our extensive product portfolio, global service network and solutions for seamless integration of terminal processes.
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Kalmar OneTerminal provides an integrated automation solution, delivered by one team, that brings together Kalmar and Navis software systems, equipment…
Kalmar SmartPort Process Automation
Kalmar’s integrated process automation solutions bring immediate productivity improvements with a relatively small initial investment. Read more: www.kalmarglobal.com/automation/kalmar-smartport-process-automation See more of…
Kalmar Equipment Automation
Kalmar’s portfolio includes a variety of solutions for terminal automation, enabling the realisation of AutoStrad terminal, Automatic Stacking…
The key to realising the full potential of your automation solutions is ensuring your automated equipment and terminal operating system (TOS) work in harmony and can handle the exceptions typical in your operations. Kalmar’s equipment control system TLS conducts planning, routing and execution for automated operations based on orders from the TOS.
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Automatic Stacking Cranes (ASC)
Kalmar’s unique end-to-end automation system encompasses our latest-generation ASC system as well as automated truck handling and (Auto)Shuttles™, all integrated with our in-house terminal logistic system (Kalmar TLS) and the industry-leading Navis TOS. This enables a smooth and fast automation deployment and ensures that your terminal delivers high throughput as well as predictable and reliable performance around the clock, every day of the year.
Empty Container Handlers
Our range of empty container handlers delivers market-leading strength and stability to ensure precise yet straightforward positioning of containers. The flexible design includes side spreaders for twist-lock (single stacking) or hook (double stacking) handling. Every single element – the lifting mast (also known as the boom), chassis and side spreader – is designed for maximum strength and stability. We provide four basic capacities of 7, 8, 9 or 10 tons for a total stacking height of up to 8+1 containers.
Kalmar offers a variety of forklift trucks from light-weight electric machines to heavy-duty industrial applications.
Kalmar reachstackers are designed to help your operations – and your entire business – reach new heights of productivity. Combining our long experience in material and container handling with our innovative cargo handling technology, they offer high performance throughout the entire operating cycle, user-friendly operation, low running costs and excellent environmental performance.
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Kalmar Rubber-tyred Gantry (RTG) Cranes are designed for reliable, efficient, safe and cost-effective operation.
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Our innovative and reliable ship-to-shore (STS) crane solutions are the result of over a century of experience in crane engineering and construction. In today’s fast-paced cargo handling environment, speeding up ship turnaround times can give your port a significant competitive advantage.
Kalmar | Automated Shuttle Carriers for Ports Container Handling by Kalmar
Kalmar shuttle carriers improve your terminal throughput by decoupling ship-to-shore and yard operations. They are the ideal horizontal transportation system for terminals designed around automated stacking cranes (ASCs) or rubber-tyred gantry cranes (RTGs). A shuttle carrier system speeds up your operations considerably because container handover doesn’t require a crane and a carrier to be present at the same time.
Kalmar | Automated Straddle Carriers for Ports & Shipping Terminals by Kalmar
Kalmar straddle carriers are trusted by terminal operators the world over for their ability to enable faster ship-to-shore crane operations and more efficient landside operations. The Kalmar family comprises four products and includes our Classic model – the world’s most popular straddle carrier. Our Electric Straddle Carrier offers excellent fuel efficiency and low noise, while the Hybrid model features a regenerative system to convert excess energy into reusable electrical power. Finally, the Kalmar AutoStraddle™ is our automated solution designed to increase terminal safety and productivity.
Kalmar | Terminal Tractors for Shipping Ports by Kalmar
Kalmar is the world’s leading manufacturer of terminal tractors, delivering more than 60,000 units globally over the years. Our different models of terminal tractors have all been designed specifically to meet the demands of ports and container terminals.
Kalmar | Port Crane Upgrades and Maintenance Services by Kalmar
Kalmar is a leading provider of crane upgrade services, with more than 100 years of experience helping customers all over the world enhance the performance of their equipment. We offer the full range of upgrade services – from consultancy and inspection to repairs, modernization and heightening – through our regional business centres.
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Kalmar Care | Port crane maintenance and services by Kalmar
Kalmar Care is a range of service contracts for all brands and types of cargo-handling equipment. We serve you through a global network of 1,500 service and support staff in 120 countries, and are trusted to maintain over 5,800 machines.
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Kalmar | Crane spare ports and management in Ports by Kalmar
Kalmar Parts Care provides you with end-to-end visibility of your current spare parts processes by assessing your installed spare parts base and operational data. Through this analysis we can then offer you a plan, which will improve the availability of spare parts, make your spare parts management more efficient, free up working capital and we can also share the inventory management risk.
Kalmar | Crane Spare Parts and Components for Ports by Kalmar
Kalmar’s extensive stock and rapid delivery service ensure that you quickly receive the spare parts you need to get your equipment up and running again. We know that the right part matters.
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Kalmar | Crane Equipment Upgrades and Modernisation for Ports by Kalmar
Kalmar equipment upgrades are designed to take your equipment to the next level. They can be retrofitted to any brand equipment and they meet our high quality standards. Our comprehensive set of solutions will enhance every critical aspect of your equipment.
Kalmar | Performance Management Tool for Terminal Productivity by Kalmar
Kalmar has designed a new performance management and optimisation tool that will provide terminal operators with a real-time view of their terminal’s productivity and performance as it is actually occurring.
Read more: www.kalmarglobal.com/services/kalmar-insight
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