Who is Konecranes?
Information on Konecranes and Cargotec in Brief Konecranes is a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, serving a broad range of customers, including manufacturing and process industries, shipyards, ports and terminals. Konecranes provides productivity enhancing lifting solutions as well as services for lifting equipment of all makes.
Where did Konecranes order cranes in 2011?
In 2011 Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) ordered 20 RTG cranes and four Super Post Panamax STS (ship-to-shore) cranes for Port of Savannah. The new Cai Mep International Terminal (CMIT) in Vung Tau province of Vietnam ordered 6 port equipment in 2011. Konecranes set up an office in Vietnam.
Why Konecranes and Cargotec?
The proposed combination of Konecranes and Cargotec is complementary and value-creating from geographical; product and services offering; employee; customer; and shareholder perspectives. The Future Company will rely on the skills of both companies and the combination will deliver benefits to all stakeholders.
What is Konecranes TruConnect?
In March 2013 Konecranes launched a Remote Monitoring and Reporting tool, TRUCONNECT. It allows lift truck operators to track the usage, efficiency and productivity of their lift trucks through a remote connection.