Bli medlem
Bli medlem

Du är här


Cargotec Corporation: Kalmar awarded a large contract to deliver rough terrain container handlers in the USA


Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has received an order to supply a further 18 rough
terrain container handlers to the United States Department of Defense.
Destined to replace older equipment, the Kalmar RT240s will be delivered to
multiple locations across the United States by the end of the year 2015. The
total value of the order is approximately EUR 16 million (USD 18 million).

The Kalmar RT240 provides exceptional performance, able to handle
containerised loads of up to 53,000lbs (24 tonnes) across all types of

Commenting on the order,Stephen Speakes
, President and CEO at Kalmar RT Center (KRTC) in Cibolo, Texas, said, "This
is yet another endorsement of the great quality of Kalmar's solutions for
rough terrain applications. The RT240 provides a reliable materials handling
solution, it is simple to service, maintain and fix in the field."

KRTC has been producing rough terrain handlers since 2009 and currently has
three assembly lines focusing on container handlers and forklift trucks. The
centre employs approximately 170 people.

Further information for the press:

Stephen Speakes, President and CEO, Kalmar RT Center, tel. +1-210-599-6541

Maija Eklöf, Vice President, Marketing and Communications, Kalmar, tel. +358
20 777 4096,

Further information for investors:

Paula Liimatta, Director, Investor Relations, tel. +358 20 777 4084

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.

Kalmar is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's sales totalled approximately EUR 3.4
billion in 2014 and it employs approximately 11,000 people. Cargotec's class
B shares are quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd. under symbol CGCBV.



This announcement is distributed by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions on behalf of NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions clients.
The issuer of this announcement warrants that they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein.
Source: Cargotec Corporation via Globenewswire


Författare Hugin

Tala om vad ni tycker

Tala om vad ni tycker

Ni är just nu inne på en betaversion av nya aktiespararna. Lämna gärna feedback på vad ni tycker i formuläret nedan.