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PATERSON SIMONS ATTENDS THE KONECRANES LIFT TRUCKS PARTNER CONFERENCE 2023 IN SWEDEN

PATERSON SIMONS ATTENDS THE KONECRANES LIFT TRUCKS PARTNER CONFERENCE 2023 IN SWEDEN

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By
Alisa Evans
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June 2023
In their first face to face worldwide dealer event since 2019 Konecranes took the opportunity to update their dealers on the latest strategies to improve the current supply chain shortages affecting both machine and parts deliveries. Konecranes also shared their development plans for the electrification of their range – and...
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AVOID COLLISIONS IN NOISY WORKPLACES WITH KONECRANES BLUE POINT AWARENESS SYSTEM!

AVOID COLLISIONS IN NOISY WORKPLACES WITH KONECRANES BLUE POINT AWARENESS SYSTEM!

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By
Alisa Evans
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July 2022
In busy and noisy situations, it’s not always easy to spot a moving lift truck in time… The Konecranes Blue Point Awareness system enhances safety by creating an extraordinarily bright spot on the ground a few meters ahead of or behind the lift truck, warning co-workers nearby that a lift...
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INCREASE SAFETY AND VISIBILITY WITH KONECRANES LIFT TRUCK WORKING LIGHTS – ROOF LED BAR

INCREASE SAFETY AND VISIBILITY WITH KONECRANES LIFT TRUCK WORKING LIGHTS – ROOF LED BAR

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By
Alisa Evans
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May 2022
Increase both safety and visibility while operating your Konecranes Lift Truck by enhancing peripheral and forward vision. As the cabins are prepared for this upgrade, the mounting of this kit is easy and fast! Konecranes Lift Truck Working Lights – Roof Led Bar can be fitted on generation B &...
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Our Crane Service Team in Lomé, Togo

Our Crane Service Team in Lomé, Togo

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By
Alisa Evans
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January 2019
The Lomé Container Terminal recently renewed their service contract with Paterson Simons & Co. Togo SARLU (PSTL), and our 36-strong team in the terminal is occupied full-time looking after 22 Konecranes RTGs, entire fleet of STS cranes and RAM spreaders. The terminal also runs a fleet of mobile equipment and PSTL...
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Konecranes EcoLifting Solutions now available in West Africa

Konecranes EcoLifting Solutions now available in West Africa

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By
Alisa Evans
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January 2019
Ecolifting is a new drive and engine concept from Konecranes Lifttrucks, and is available on Stage 3 engines, meaning it is confirmed available on all machines suitable for West African conditions and fuels. By engaging cutting-edged engine technologies, and making intelligent adjustments to design, Konecranes engineers have developed two Ecolifting...
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Handover to Bollore, Dakar Port

Handover to Bollore, Dakar Port

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By
Alisa Evans
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August 2018
In June this year we proudly handed over a Konecranes Empty Container Handler SMV5-6ECC90 to the Bollore operated Dakar Port. Of the occasion, Fansou Diédhiou, Bollore workshop manager said, “It (was) a big performance to mount the machine in one day and half. You are welcome for the next commissionings!” Konecranes...
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DANA TE-30 now available on Konecranes C-Model Lift Trucks

DANA TE-30 now available on Konecranes C-Model Lift Trucks

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By
Alisa Evans
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March 2016
Konecranes recently made available the DANA TE-30 transmission in all of it’s new C-Generation Lift Trucks. Dana Holding Corporation recently unveiled the Spicer® TE30 powershift transmission, designed for reach stackers and heavy-duty forklift trucks with an optimized drivetrain system for greater fuel economy and lower cost of ownership. Compatible with engines ranging...
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African Ports Rising: In-depth Report including Infographics and Downloads.

African Ports Rising: In-depth Report including Infographics and Downloads.

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By
Alisa Evans
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October 2015
Huge sums of money are being ploughed into West Africa’s ports, and not before time, but will a regional hub on this part of the continent emerge? The past five years have seen many ports along the West Africa coast transformed, as private investment has led to the development of...