Kalmar Secures Order for Three Heavy Terminal Tractors from Uniport Livorno

Kalmar Secures Order for Three Heavy Terminal Tractors from Uniport Livorno

(IN BRIEF) Kalmar, a part of Cargotec, has inked a deal with Uniport Srl. to provide three Kalmar TR618i heavy terminal tractors, marking a significant addition to Uniport Livorno’s fleet in the Port of Livorno, Italy. Scheduled for delivery in Q4 of 2024, these terminal tractors will enhance operational efficiency and support Uniport Livorno’s business growth goals. Equipped with cabin air suspension for operator comfort, the tractors underscore Kalmar’s commitment to delivering tailored solutions that meet customer needs. Jari Defilicaia, President of Uniport Livorno, expressed satisfaction with the continued partnership, highlighting the pivotal role these tractors will play in ensuring safe and reliable service for their diverse range of customers. Stefano Vero, Solutions Sales Representative at Kalmar Italy, emphasized the company’s dedication to understanding customer requirements and delivering quality solutions backed by exceptional after-sales service, reinforcing the long-term collaboration between Kalmar and Uniport Livorno.

(PRESS RELEASE) HELSINKI, 15-May-2024 — /EuropaWire/ — Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has concluded an agreement with Uniport Srl. to supply three Kalmar TR618i heavy terminal tractors. The order was booked in Cargotec’s Q2 2024 order intake, and the machines are scheduled to be delivered during Q4 of 2024.

Founded in 1980 as Unicoop, Uniport Livorno is located in the Port of Livorno in northwest Tuscany. It is one of Italy’s largest seaports and handles a variety of vessel types including RoRo ferries, cruise ships and various types of cargo vessels. The fleet at Uniport Livorno has included Kalmar T2i terminal tractors for a number of years.

The new heavy terminal tractors will be delivered with cabin air suspension, an optional feature to increase comfort for operators during shifts.

Jari Defilicaia, President, Uniport Livorno: “We are very pleased to continue our partnership with Kalmar. The new heavy terminal tractors will play a vital role in achieving our business growth goals and allow us to continue to provide safe, high-quality and reliable service for our many customers.”

Stefano Vero, Solutions Sales Representative, Kalmar Italy: “This agreement demonstrates our commitment to listening closely to our customers’ needs and delivering solutions that match them perfectly. The reliability of our terminal tractors and the quality of our after-sales service together with our ability to deliver tailored solutions have all played an important part in securing this order. We look forward to continuing our partnership with Uniport Livorno long into the future.”

Kalmar is the global leader in sustainable cargo handling for ports, terminals, distribution centres and heavy industry. With our extensive electric portfolio and global service network, we help our customers move towards safer, more eco-efficient and productive operations. Together, we develop innovative solutions that shape the future of our industry, improving our customers’ every move. www.kalmarglobal.com

Kalmar is part of Cargotec. Cargotec’s (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2023 totalled approximately EUR 4.6 billion and it employs around 11,300 people. www.cargotec.com

Media Contacts:

Tommi Haavisto
Sales Development Lead Terminal Tractors Europe, Kalmar
tel. +358 40 519 7321

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

SOURCE: Cargotec


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