For the fastest ship turn-around time

With over 300 units delivered since 1969, the Konecranes Ship-to-Shore (STS) crane is known for reliability and high-performance over the long-term. 

They are built around the Core of Lifting concept that incorporates Konecranes´ purpose-designed and purpose-built electric motors, gears and control system. With Konecranes STS cranes you will achieve the fastest possible container ship turnaround time. For a long time.


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Here is a journey that helps you navigate the STS crane purchasing and operating process, from your needs to using the STS daily to the STS lifecycle care approach.

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Core of Lifting

Core of lifting


The Core of Lifting is an integrated package of gears, motor and controls, designed by Konecranes in-house specifically for cranes and lifting motions. We also design the interaction between the key components and the software, as a whole, specifically for lifting.


Main tech specs

Learn more about our STS offering:

  • Lifting height
  • Operating width
  • Level of automation
  • And more…

Maintenance & Remote Support

Port Services Maintenance

Our global footprint and technological advantage mean we can be a powerful partner in keeping all of your equipment at maximum possible availability.

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  • Corrective & On-Call Assistance
  • Preventive & Planned Maintenance
  • Remote & Predictive Maintenance
  • Contracts/SLAs

Spare Parts

Port Services Spare Parts

Covering all Konecranes equipment, our Port Parts Centers ensure port parts distribution across the globe. Our online stores give you insight into stock availability across all of our equipment. 

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Take advantage of our growing range of retrofits that bring older equipment up-to-date.

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  • Remote operation conversions
  • IT/OT system upgrades
  • Safety-assist retrofits
  • Smart features
  • Raising
  • Boom extension

Customer story: Georgia Port Authority

At the Port of Savannah run by the Georgia Port Authority, uptime is 99.5% or better on a regular basis, and downtime is less than 1/2 of 1%.