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Company overview


Kalmar offers the widest range of cargo handling solutions and services to ports, terminals, distribution centres and for industrial applications.

It has a long heritage in innovation and is a forerunner in port automation and energy-efficient products. Kalmar is a unique player in the market because it enables the seamless integration of equipment, different terminal processes and terminal operating systems.
Kalmar offers straddle and shuttle carriers, yard cranes, ship-to-shore cranes, reachstackers, empty container handlers, terminal tractors and forklift trucks. Its services include technical support, crane upgrades, parts and training. Navis terminal operating systems, cloud-based vessel stowage collaboration platform XVELA, Bromma spreaders and Siwertell bulk handling systems are part of Kalmar.
In 2016, Kalmar’s sales totalled EUR 1,700 million (2015: EUR 1,663 million). At the end of 2016, Kalmar had 5,702 (2015: 5,328) employees.