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 of all makes. In 2018, Group sales totalled EUR 3.16 billion. The Group has 16,100 employees in 50 countries. Konecranes shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki (symbol: KCR).
Konecranes has been operating in Russia for several decades and the subsidiary Konecranes LLC was established in 1993. In August 2018 the company merged with Demag MHPS. Today the company (renamed) Konecranes Demag Rus JSC has the main office in St. Petersburg, with branch offices located in Moscow, Cherepovets, Magnitogorsk, Novokuznetsk and Vladivostok.
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.