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03.11.2017 Konecranes launches Crane Advisor customer support tool globally
Finding the right overhead crane is now made a lot easier with Konecranes Crane Advisor, a quick online tool that helps...
03.11.2017 South Africa Leads the Way
Following the worldwide acquisition of Demag Cranes by Konecranes earlier this year, South Africa took the lead internationally...
02.11.2017 Konecranes delivers 1000th RTG crane
Konecranes celebrates the delivery of the 1000th RTG Konecranes has been delivering Rail Mounted Gantry (RMG) cranes to...
21.04.2017 TWO CRANE GIANTS JOIN FORCES
Following the finalisation of the Konecranes’ acquisition of Terex MHPS, which in effect is Demag Cranes, Hoists,...
20.01.2017 Konecranes launches a new low cost overhead crane for lifting needs in emerging markets
Konecranes recently launched a new economically priced overhead crane, the CXT UNO. It has been developed to give small and...
05.10.2016 Konecranes Signs Dundee Precious Metals Service Contract
One of Konecranes Cape Town’s major clients, Dundee Precious Metals in Tsumeb in Namibia, recently signed a service...
05.10.2016 KONECRANES SA USES WORLDWIDE EXPERIENCE FOR IMPROVING SERVICE
Konecranes Southern Africa has upped the level in the crane service industry by introducing a new Service Procedure and a new...
16.02.2016 Konecranes – 106 years on
Konecranes, today one of the top crane and hoist companies in the world, started off from humble beginnings in an old stable in...
16.02.2016 Konecranes’ new Hook Latch Trigger safety feature
As a first in South Africa, Konecranes is introducing an important new safety feature called the Hook Latch Trigger which...
17.08.2015 Konecranes more than triples its staff at Mozal in Mozambique
Since Konecranes signed a service and maintenance contract on 1 December 2014, the Service Technicians complement based at the...
17.08.2015 Konecranes Rehabilitates two 500 Ton Chinese Cranes in Angola
Konecranes were recently approached to assist SONILS, the Oil Service Center in the port of Luanda, with the rehabilitation of...
21.05.2015 The CXT Hoist - Konecranes' Star Performer
Compact and strong, the intelligent Konecranes CXT hoist concept combines space efficiency with high reliability and promises a...
07.10.2014 KONECRANES – OVER 100 YEARS OF HISTORY
One of the oldest crane companies in the world, Konecranes’ history dates back to 1910, when the electrical motor repair shop...
06.10.2014 KONECRANES PLAYS VITAL ROLE IN SOUTH AFRICA'S PAPER & PULP INDUSTRY
Giant crane and hoist company Konecranes has supplied 1 000 heavy-duty process cranes to the pulp and paper industry worldwide...
25.04.2014 101 Brands - and Counting
Not many people are aware that global crane giant Konecranes, which has six branches in South Africa, owns over 100 well known...

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