Topic: Konecranes

Konecranes sends 2,000 employees home for 90 days

PRESS RELEASE – Konecranes has concluded its negotiations with the Finnish works council regarding temporary layoffs covering all of the company’s employees in the country, some 2,000 in total. The negotiations were started last week...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Konecranes wins largest-ever reachstacker order

PRESS RELEASE – Konecranes has won its largest-ever reachstacker contract from a customer in Germany. The order for 39 units was won in March with Konecranes’ distributor Richter Fördertechnik. Deliveries are scheduled to begin in...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Konecranes books USD 1.9 billion in new orders

Crane manufacturer Konecranes has recorded higher sales but lower profits in the first nine months of 2019. The Port Solutions business unit performed well with new crane orders and strong demand for straddle carriers.   The decline in...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Rob Smith to become CEO of Konecranes

PRESS RELEASE – The Board of Directors of Konecranes has appointed Rob Smith as President and CEO of Konecranes effective February 1, 2020. As of today, the company’s CFO, Teo Ottola, who also serves as...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers