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Kalmar awarded with contract extension to operate internal logistics at a sawmill in Sweden

27.06.2019 klo 12:00 Kalmar awarded with contract extension to operate internal logistics at a sawmill in Sweden



CARGOTEC CORPORATION, PRESS RELEASE, 27 JUNE 2019 AT 12 PM (EEST)


Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has signed a five-year extension for comprehensive
service agreement with large Swedish sawmill belonging to Nordic forestry
corporation. The agreement, which includes the provision of Kalmar as well as
third-party equipment, operators and maintenance services, was booked in
Cargotec's 2019 Q2 order intake and will come into effect at the end of Q3 2019.

Under the service agreement, Kalmar will continue having full responsibility for
the customer's internal logistics operations, including the transportation of
logs, sawn goods and other related products. Kalmar will provide all the
necessary equipment, tools, professional resources and data driven analytics
through Kalmar Insight Performance Management Software to ensure that the mill
can run effectively and efficiently. The agreement also includes fuel for the
equipment with a fuel-consumption guarantee to provide improved cost
predictability for the customer.

Martin Hall, Director, Service Operations, Kalmar North Europe: "Our successful
track record at this site is built on highly dedicated efforts of our staff, and
commitment to efficiency and operational excellence. Our customers can always
rely on our commitment to continuous improvements by deploying state of the art
tools and technologies constantly ensuring highest level of performance."

Further information for the press:

Martin Hall, Director, Service Operations, Kalmar North Europe,
martin.hall@kalmarglobal.com

Maija Eklöf, Vice President, Marketing and Communications, Kalmar, tel.
+358 20 777 4096, maija.eklof@kalmarglobal.com

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. www.kalmarglobal.com

Kalmar is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2018
totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs around 12,000 people.
www.cargotec.com

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