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Oktoberfest, the world’s most famous beer festival, takes place in Munich, Germany, and lasts over two weeks. A staple of Bavarian culture, it has become a global phenomenon since its inception in 1810. Konecranes supplied a customized double-girder bridge crane with 2 x 5 tons of lifting capacity, electric chain hoists and a 10-ton heavy-duty forklift to help make sure that everything was in place for its opening.
Location: Oyu Tolgoi, Gobi Desert, Mongolia
Challenge: Reliable operations below the earth’s surface
Solution: Upgrading and retrofitting existing cranes for operations in demanding conditions
To maximize storage space and heighten efficiency for its customers, LTH Logistics chose an alternative to the conventional reach stackers that usually handle ISO container storage: a Konecranes CXT crane equipped with Smart Features. The lifting solution is the first interactive system of its type in Asia.
Hyosung’s advanced manufacturing plant in the Khed City Economic Zone near Pune, India, supplies critical components for use in India’s electrical power distribution grid. The facility produces high-voltage, gas-insulated switch gear, transformers, circuit breakers and other related components using the latest lean manufacturing technology.
Location: Wuhan, Hubei, ChinaChallenge: Monitoring the maintenance requirements of a growing number of assets in an efficient way and under a rigorous budget.Solution: yourKONECRANES enables users to view, analyze and share information about a single piece of equipment or an entire fleet.
At inland logistics terminals like Conterm in Israel, land area is a precious resource. The ingenious containerized delivery method of the Konecranes BOXHUNTER RTG made the most of the available space, resulting in swift and straightforward assembly.
Typically trusted to store and manage the availability of components in factories and warehouses, Konecranes’ Agilon automated material handling system now serves as a new way to conveniently deliver parcels.
Location: Düren, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Challenge: Precise moving of 40-ton paper rolls
Solution: Powerful lifting equipment that can also support accurate paper roll alignment
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