SPRINGFIELD, OH--(Marketwired - October 29, 2013) - "This facility is a tribute to the vision and dedication of the people who have made Konecranes Canada a strong organization. This new facility will provide employees with a modern and efficient work environment as they continue to provide outstanding products and services to customers within Canada," said Keith King, President, Konecranes Canada Inc. (HEX: KCR1V)
Approximately 90 employees work out of the Burlington location. Employee functions at this location include service branch, Canadian training center, parts distribution center, Eastern Canada crane & equipment sales and the Canadian corporate head office. By uniting the Canadian corporate head office with the Burlington service branch, synergies will be regained, and the new location will be able to accommodate future growth of the Konecranes Canada organization.
The new address is: Konecranes Canada, Inc., 5300 Mainway, Burlington, Ontario, L7L 6A4, Canada.
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 2012, Group sales totaled EUR 2.170 million. The Group has 12,100 employees at 626 locations in 48 countries. Konecranes is listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki (symbol: KCR1V).
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