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264 Rautaruukki Raahe Finland Reference v9 2011

With the new Konecranes crane, Rautaruukki is able to meet demands from the production. The crane capacity requirements were met with state-of-the-art motion control technology allowing higher speeds and safe operation.

A Global Construction Company

The machine run off tests showed that the remanufactured machine was capable of providing the part accuracies and finishes required for pocket facing applications while enhancing safety and productivity.

A Leading Aero-structure Manufacturer

Structure manufacturer Konecranes MTS diagnosed and fixed a long-standing problem, reducing processing time by 60% and saving $300k per year

A Leading Mining Manufacturer

Operator training improves safety, prevents equipment damage at a gypsum quarry.

A Leading Pipe Manufacturer

Leading Australian pipe manufacturer Vinidex is using advanced Konecranes hoisting technology to streamline manufacturing processes while enhancing safety and efficiency at its Smithfield plant in Sydney, NSW.

A Leading Steel Manufacturer

The operator could now trust that the machine would consistently perform the work required. The steel mill experienced a remarkable difference in the dependablity of the machine.

A Midwest Diesel Engine Manufacturer

By collaborating with Konecranes and sharing expertise, the annual cost per unit has decreased 50% from 2005-2009 with no additional downtime.

A Mining Equipment Manufacturer

The Giddings and Lewis HBM modernization decreased down time while increasing throughput and efficiency. Maintenance costs were greatly reduced.

A Mining Machinery Company

After Konecranes MTS optimized the Cincinnati Gilbert HBM, it performed at the highest level of accuracy ever achieved in its lifetime.

A Southern Manufacturing Company

Since Konecranes began conducting preventive and planned maintenance two years ago, equipment breakdowns at the facility have decreased by over 60%.

A Weld Tool Center

Konecranes Circle of Compliance in place, satisfied customer purchased eight more cranes.

A. Reponen Ltd.

Ace Container Terminal

Konecranes sells its first lift trucks in Sri Lanka.


Clever new Konecranes for Adsteel reduce costs while improving both efficiency and safety.

Alaskan Copper & Brass

“We are truly satisfied with every aspect of service we’ve received from Konecranes. Companies like yours make companies like ours better and stronger, not to mention making my job a lot easier.”

Alperton Ltd

Alperton Ltd are a sales company who support customers in the Automotive, Material Handling, Alperton (UK) Ltd has a longstanding relationship with Konecranes UK which spans approximately 10 years.

AM Castle Metals Customer Story

An Integrated Aluminum Facility

The amount of downtime and unplanned repairs has decreased significantly at the plant. The integrated aluminum facility now saves over $45,000 USD annually in inspection and preventive maintenance costs compared to prior years.

An Underground Mining Equipment Manufacturer

The underground mining equipment manufacturer has scheduled Konecranes MTS for several modernization projects since that emergency repair.


ANZPAC's focus on safety and efficiency boosted by Konecrane's service and CLX hoist technology.

ATA Gears


The Defence prime Contractor and world-leading designer and constructor of commercial and defence vessels, Austal, has partnered with crane supplier Konecranes to achieve a lifting solution for very large ship sections under construction.

Automated Container Handling References

Konecranes automated container handling references 2015 August

B&D Doors

Manufacturing leader B&D Doors partners with Konecranes to enhance efficiency, safety and total standards compliance.

BAE Systems

BAE Systems, the Australian arm of the UK-owned defence and aerospace giant, is carrying out block construction work on the three Hobart-class destroyers.