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  • 23 May 2012

    Konecranes has successfully delivered six RTG (Rubber Tired Gantry) cranes to container terminal operator TCP Paranagua in Brazil. This was Konecranes’ third RTG delivery to TCP, who now has sixteen Konecranes RTGs in their fleet. “The new RTGs were taken into production by TCP Paranagua at the beginning of May 2012. They will provide much-needed […]

  • 1 March 2013
    Business & Finance

    Konecranes has today signed an agreement to deliver container handling equipment to Indonesian state-owned terminal operator PT Pelabuhan Indonesia III (Persero), (“PelindoIII”). The order comprises 10 Ship-to-Shore (STS) cranes, 20Automated Stacking Cranes (ASC) and 5 Straddle Carriers (SC). Delivery is scheduled for 2014 and 2016. The value of the order is not disclosed, but is […]

  • 16 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    Five Konecranes Rubber Tired Gantry (RTG) cranes are currently being erected at the Meridian Port Services (MPS) container terminal in Tema, Ghana. The cranes are part of an order placed in August 2012. MPS already operates four Konecranes RTGs, which were delivered fully-erect in March 2013. MPS’s RTGs are all-electric, 16-wheel cranes with a lifting […]

  • 30 March 2020
    Infrastructure, Ports & Logistics

    Finnish Konecranes has unveiled intentions to temporarily lay off some 2,000 employees as a result of coronavirus impact on the company’s operations. The company said it has invited Finnish works council representatives to negotiations regarding the layoffs which would cover all of Konecranes’ Finnish operations. The layoffs are primarily driven by the business disruption caused by […]

  • 16 May 2016
    Business & Finance

    After they postponed their merger in February 2016, the Finnish manufacturer of cranes Konecranes Plc and US-based lifting and material handling company Terex Corporation now terminated the previous plan and sealed a deal for the sale of Terex’s Material Handling & Port Solutions (MHPS) segment. Under the new agreement, valued at EUR 1.13 billion (USD 1.28 billion), Konecranes would acquire MHPS in order […]

  • 8 January 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Konecranes has won another order from Lomé Container Terminal SA in Lomé, Togo, this time for 10 RTGs. They will be identical to the 12 already delivered during 2014. Delivery is scheduled for end-2015 and 2016. “This new order of Konecranes RTGs for our Lomé Container Terminal is in line with our Phase 2 development of […]

  • 30 March 2020

    Finnish Konecranes to temporarily lay off some 2,000 employees.

  • 12 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Konecranes has today completed the acquisition of the remaining shares of Jiangsu Three Horses Crane Manufacture Co. Ltd. (SANMA) and now owns 100 percent of the company. In November 2009, Konecranes announced that it had finalized the acquisition of a majority holding (65 percent) in SANMA. The acquisition is an important step for Konecranes and […]

  • 22 April 2013

    In March 2013, Konecranes delivered its first busbar-powered, fully-electric RTG to Turkey. The customer is EVYAP Port in Istanbul. This RTG is part of an order, received last year from EVYAP Port, for eight fully-electric Rubber Tired Gantry (RTG) cranes. EVYAP Port is a forward-thinking port operator that is investing in energy-saving solutions and emphasizing […]

  • 10 April 2015

    A Finnish manufacturer of cranes and lifting equipment Konecranes received orders from Indonesia’s port operator PT Pelabuhan Indonesia III (Persero) and the Canadian operator GCT Canada Limited Partnership for three Ship-to-Shore (STS) and four Rubber Tired Gantry (RTG) cranes, respectively. The STS cranes will be delivered to the PT Terminal Petikemas Surabaya (TPS) at the end of 2016. When the […]

  • 5 March 2015

    Smulders Projects Belgium NV has ordered one Konecranes’s SMARTON heavy-duty industrial crane. The crane, with a lifting capacity of 50 tons, will be delivered during this year and installed in a wind turbine construction facility in Hoboken, Belgium. This is the ninth Konecranes crane to be delivered to Smulders, a company that is making foundations […]

  • 11 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    Two major port moving and lifting equipment manufacturers – Finland’s Konecranes Plc and U.S.-based Terex Corporation – have agreed to combine their businesses in a merger of equals and form a company to be called Konecranes Terex Plc, with an estimated combined 2014 revenues and EBITDA of EUR 7.5 billion (USD 10bn) and EUR 636 million (USD 845m) respectively.  Under […]

  • 5 March 2015

    Smulders Projects Belgium NV has ordered one Konecranes’s SMARTON heavy-duty industrial crane. The crane, with a lifting capacity of 50 tons, will be delivered during this year and installed in a wind turbine construction facility in Hoboken, Belgium. This is the ninth Konecranes crane to be delivered to Smulders, a company that is making foundations […]

  • 24 September 2012

    In August 2012 Konecranes received two orders for a total of nine RTGs (Rubber Tired Gantry) from Bolloré Group. The cranes will be delivered to MPS Container Terminal in Tema, Ghana and Benin Container Terminal in Cotonou, Benin. The parties have agreed not to disclose the value of the orders. “This contract is a result […]

  • 11 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    Two major port moving and lifting equipment manufacturers – Finland’s Konecranes Plc and U.S.-based Terex Corporation – have agreed to combine their businesses in a merger of equals and form a company to be called Konecranes Terex Plc, with an estimated combined 2014 revenues and EBITDA of EUR 7.5 billion (USD 10bn) and EUR 636 million (USD 845m) respectively.  Under […]

  • 18 July 2012

    In June 2012 Konecranes received its third RTG order from Turkey. The order is for eight fully-electric Rubber Tired Gantry (RTG) cranes that will be delivered to EVYAP Port, located in the Anatolian side of Istanbul. These will be the first Konecranes RTGs in Turkey powered by a Busbar system, which converts the cranes to […]

  • 27 June 2013
    Business & Finance

    In May 2013, Konecranes received an order worth USD 56 million (EUR 43 million) from the Port of Houston Authority (PHA) in the US. The order includes four Super Post Panamax STS (Ship-to-Shore) cranes and three RTG (Rubber Tired Gantry) cranes. These will be the biggest Konecranes STS cranes ever built. The STS cranes will […]

  • 13 September 2017
    Business & Finance

    In August 2017, Finnish crane manufacturer Konecranes signed a service agreement with MSC PSA European Terminal (MPET), the largest container terminal in the Port of Antwerp. Under the agreement, Konecranes’ Antwerp-based service organization will perform all of the maintenance and repair work on more than 150 Konecranes Noell Straddle Carriers of different generations for MPET. […]

  • 27 March 2020
    Business & Finance

    Konecranes has issued a profit warning for 2020 due to demand outlook uncertainties from the pandemic.

  • 13 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    In December 2013 Konecranes received an order for six Rubber Tired Gantry (RTG) cranes from Sociedad Portuaria Terminal de Contenedores de Buenaventura, S.A. (TCBUEN) in Colombia. This will be Konecranes’ first delivery of container handling cranes to Colombia. “We are very enthusiastic about this first order to TCBUEN and Colombia. TCBUEN is part of Grup […]

  • 17 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Port automation provider Konecranes has received a repeat order for an automated RTG (ARTG) system from PT Pelabuhan Indonesia III (Pelindo III) in Indonesia. The system includes nine automated RTG cranes. It will be delivered to Terminal Petikemas Semarang (TPKS), an operational terminal in Central Java, at the end of 2016. ”Konecranes delivered the cranes […]

  • 13 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    In December 2013 Konecranes received an order for six Rubber Tired Gantry (RTG) cranes from Sociedad Portuaria Terminal de Contenedores de Buenaventura, S.A. (TCBUEN) in Colombia. This will be Konecranes’ first delivery of container handling cranes to Colombia. “We are very enthusiastic about this first order to TCBUEN and Colombia. TCBUEN is part of Grup […]