Cavotec SA engages in the design and manufacture of automated connection and electrification systems for ports, airports, and industrial applications . It operates through the following segments: Ports and Maritime, Airports and Industry, and Other Reconciling Items. The Ports and Maritime segment delivers automated mooring, shore power, crane electrification, and connection and charging systems. The Airports and Industry segment supplies ground support equipment for aircraft. The company was founded by Peter Brandel, Lars Hellman and Stefan Widegren on June 14, 2011 and is headquartered in Lugano, Switzerland.