At Xayaburi Hydro Power Plant (HPP), Laos, leading hydro engineering supplier Andritz is benefiting from the safety and efficiency of Konecranes heavy-duty open winch cranes to lift and accurately position the biggest hydropower turbines in Southeast Asia.
Location: Tianjin, China. Challenge: Improve efficiency to increase business at a busy container facility. Solution: Robust equipment that can adapt its lifting power to the weight of the load.
Growing in the ever-evolving world of technology, businesses small and large must emerge as innovation experts to be leaders in their industry. Konecranes is no exception.
The Lampoldshausen facilities of the German Aerospace Center or Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR) develop technologies that are essential for European space travel.
Container terminals are closed, structured environments that provide ideal conditions for the deployment of vehicles that can navigate without human input. Public roads and congested city centers may be next.
Konecranes Training Institute’s new state-of-the-art headquarters in New Berlin, Wisconsin, represents the next generation of technical capability for an organization that provides learning opportunities to more than 10,000 crane professionals every year.
“We are preparing a solid base upon which to develop our next phase, which will be one of growth,” says Panu Routila, President and CEO of Konecranes, in the company’s annual report.
Konecranes invites startups to pitch their solutions directly to company decision makers for a chance at longer term partnership.
For Industrial Design Manager Johannes Tarkiainen, augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) show immense promise, particularly in their potential to elevate the user experience.
The performance of large Li-Ion batteries and charging methods has improved considerably in recent years, prompting further developments in battery-powered Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs).
Konecranes has reached its energy intensity reduction target considerably ahead of schedule. Konecranes continuously aims to improve energy and resource efficiency.
Konecranes Training Institute’s new state-of-the-art headquarters in New Berlin, Wisconsin, represents the next generation of technical capability for an organization that provides learning opportu
The analogy between data and oil has fascinated both technology industry thinkers and marketing types. But are the similarities between the role of data
today and that of oil yesterday enough to substantiate the comparison? Or is the analogy inaccurate in framing a phenomenon that is not yet very well understood? Wael Elrifai, Senior Director of Enterprise Solutions with Hitachi Vantara, makes the case for the latter.
Take a tour of Konecranes new Remote Center in Hyvinkää, which provides technical support for field service operatives and TRUCONNECT customers around the world.