SPRINGFIELD, OH--(Marketwired - May 01, 2014) - At this premier steel industry event, Konecranes (HEX: KCR1V) will be featuring its complete offering for the steel industry that help manage a range of steel industry challenges associated with moving heavy and dangerous items, such as moving iron ore and recycled steel and pouring hot metal and shaping products in the rolling mill.
Konecranes experts will be on hand to discuss new lifting equipment, service and preventive maintenance of existing equipment of all makes and models, operator training, and spare parts.
Konecranes understands how lifting technology is critical throughout the steel production process and uses its years of experience and continuous research and development investments to drive innovation and technology growth in the industry.
Learn how Konecranes' software-based intelligence, Smart Features, provides total control over process tasks and reduces operator error with Load Control and Positioning & Area Control. Other unique features include Konecranes' unique energy-saving technology, which uses regenerative network braking to reduce electricity costs and environmental impacts.
Visitors to the booth can find out how Konecranes combines its intelligent lifting solutions with advanced technologies minimize maintenance challenges. In addition, AISTech is a great opportunity to learn more about how Konecranes' flexible service programs can improve overall productivity and maximize equipment lifecycle value.
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 (HEX: KCR1V).