This year marks the delivery of the 1000th Konecranes Rubber Tired Gantry (RTG) crane. The special crane was presented to an excited audience taking part in the landmark event in Savannah on November 15.
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Konecranes delivery of 1,200-ton Goliath gantry crane to the Meyer Turku shipyard in Finland is currently under process. The main girder has been put into place, and this time-lapse video offers a glimpse of the work required to erect the largest gantry crane in the Nordics.
Konecranes exhibited some of its latest solutions at the leading technology event in the Nordic countries, the Teknologia17 Fair, which took place in Helsinki on October 10 to 12, 2017. A favorite among visitors of the Konecranes stand at Teknologia17 was a remotely operated industrial crane.
How can container terminals handle the increasing number of containers transported on ever larger container ships while keeping eco-efficiency in mind? The Konecranes Noell Automated Sprinter Carrier (A-SPRINTER) can be a big part of a good answer.
In July 2017, Konecranes reached a landmark by delivering the 3,000th Konecranes Noell Straddle Carrier. The unit is now in operation at the MSC PSA European Terminal (MPET) in Antwerp, Belgium.
Crane Advisor is a handy online tool that makes research easier for crane buyers by offering customized recommendations based on their businesses’ specific requirements.
With the recent launch of its newest horizontal automation transport solutions, Konecranes now offers the widest and deepest offering in container handling. Watch this video to learn more about these latest options.
On September 5, 2017, the President and CEO of Konecranes, Panu Routila, represented the company as he led the NASDAQ stock market opening ceremony at the Nasdaq MarketSite Studio in Times Square, New York City.
The number of equipment units connected to the TRUCONNECT remote monitoring service exceeded 14,000 in the first quarter of 2017, and it’s only continuing to rise. TRUCONNECT is a suite of remote service products and applications that provide visibility on crane usage, supporting maintenance operations.
Konecranes RENTALL is a convenient, new, rental service, where instead of buying, the customer has the option of renting a crane for a fixed period of time--typically three to seven years. It’s all about offering customers flexibility in their operations with predictable costs.
In general, dropped loads are one of the most frequent safety hazards associated with overhead cranes.
With the recent launch of its newest horizontal automation transport solutions, Konecranes now offers the widest and deepest offering in container handling.
The majority of crane accidents are caused by human error, making training a key priority for crane-dependent industries.