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The future is electric: Join the journey towards eco-efficient lifting
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Konecranes is committed to having fully electric variants of our entire product portfolio by 2026. We look at the path towards this goal and what our…
Konecranes warehouse management
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Automation in paper roll handling has led to improved safety, efficiency and quality in paper production and processing. It has allowed manufacturers…
2023 – Lifting businesses worldwide_image
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In 2004, Konecranes acquired SMV Lifttrucks and formed what we now know as Konecranes Lift Trucks. With a new and stable owner in place, the company…
2023 – Lifting businesses worldwide_image
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In 2004, Konecranes acquired SMV Lifttrucks and formed what we now know as Konecranes Lift Trucks. With a new and stable owner in place, the company…
2004 – Welcome Konecranes_image
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After a successful first decade, many of the goals of the revitalized SMV Lifttrucks were fulfilled. In the early 2000s, it was a recognized company…
1994 – A new beginning_LT_image
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In 1994, after more than 40 years in business, Konecranes’ precursor SMV was a leading lift truck company. But the financial crisis hit the company…
Pressure perfect – The importance of hydraulic system maintenance_LT_image
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When you’re a lift truck operator, you’re feeling the pressure in more ways than one: the safety and productivity demands of the job, certainly. But…
1959 – SMV builds its first lift truck in Småland_LT_image
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Småland in southern Sweden is characterized by its forests and tough stony landscape. In the 1940s, forestry and saw mills were thriving businesses.…
1917 - the very first lift truck is born_LT_image
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Today we see it as a matter of course to use lift trucks and reach stackers to handle goods in industry, warehouses and ports. It wasn’t always this…