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 and machine tools of all makes. In 2015, Group sales totaled EUR 2,126 million. The Group has 11,934 employees at 609 locations in 48 countries. Konecranes is listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki (symbol: KCR1V).
Konecranes has been operating in Russia for several decades and the subsidiary Zao Konecranes was established in 1993. The main office in Russia is in St. Petersburg, with branch offices located in Moscow, Cherepovets, Magnitogorsk, Taganrog and Novokuznetsk.
The Konecranes product range consists of:
- Light lifting systems
- Standard duty cranes
- Heavy duty cranes
- Yard cranes
- Straddle carriers
- Ship-to-shore cranes
- Goliath shipyard cranes
- Nuclear cranes
- Forklift trucks and reach stackers
- Service and modernization
- Machine tool service
Konecranes’ main customer industries in Russia are steel, paper, energy, automotive, ports and general manufacturing.