Port of Wilmington (Del.) adds eco-friendly equipment

GT USA Wilmington, partnering with KoneCranes, has taken delivery of five new Rubber Tired Gantry (RTG) cranes at the Port of Wilmington in Delaware, which will significantly strengthen the terminal’s operational efficiency and increase overall productivity. As part of an initial investment of US$100 million, the Kone RTG cranes are all electric, making them eco-friendly to benefit the environment. Spanning 7 containers wide and 5 high, these cranes will transform ... [+]

Cargo Cranes Continue Their Journey to The Port of Virginia

A ship laden with the first bundle of six rail-mounted gantry cranes (RMGs) is set to arrive at The Port of Virginia Feb. 1. The Happy Buccaneer’s journey started Jan. 12 and its progress can be tracked by going to and entering Happy Buccaneer into the search field. These cranes ... [+]

Konecranes Uses Aircraft Technology for Pulp and Paper Applications

Konecranes relationship with the pulp, paper and wood industries reaches back to the 1920s. Its lift trucks line has its roots in the Scandinavian timber business, but there's nothing old school about Konecranes current fleet of lift trucks and lifting appliances customized for paper roll handling. Konecranes unique system for handling ... [+]

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