As the number of containers carried by container ships continues to rise, ship-to-shore (STS) cranes need a radical change to keep up with port calls averaging 10,000 TEU and beyond in size.
Konecranes’ Side Pulling Prevention Kit is designed to increase both the safety and lifetime of crane components.
Imagine grabbing a lifting hook and guiding it into position by simply pulling it, with the crane and trolley following smoothly after you.
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).
David Grebow, CEO of KnowledgeStar and former co-director of the IBM Institute for Advanced Learning, believes that the Internet of Smart Things (IosT) is the most significant opportunity that has
A recent study shows possibilities to reduce carbon footprints by modifying material use and dimensions in motors, and by taking the actual purpose of the motors into closer consideration.
The digital twin is a burning topic within manufacturing industries. While it is often included in lists of today’s most strategic technologies, it has yet to be widely adopted in practice.
The Core of Lifting is the heart of Konecranes’ thinking when it comes to components and their compatibility.
Building on its growing experience in the 3D printing of metals, Konecranes’ R&D department continues to conduct research and spread knowledge on the technology within the company.