Konecranes to Host Crane Users Conference in New Orleans

Springfield, OH Konecranes will be hosting the 2013 Crane Users Conference in New Orleans, November 12-14.

Konecranes will host its 2013 Crane Users Conference, a free users meeting designed to help keep companies efficient, productive and profitable. Perfect for those involved in many areas of material handling, such as crane operation and maintenance, planning, and plant safety engineering, the conference features a gear seminar as well as industry-targeted breakout sessions.

Topics to be included are remote crane monitoring, on board diagnostics, crane reliability survey, compliance gap analysis, reverse engineering, parts modernization, and more. The conference is ideal for anyone involved in industry where cranes are critical to their processes, such as: automotive, mining, cement petro/chemical, pulp and paper, steel, energy from waste, port and terminal operations, and forest products industries.

Konecranes brings its extensive experience in crane training courses featuring major crane components and safety devices to help users attending this conference learn more about their crane’s operations in this three day span of informational sessions and seminars.

If you have any questions or would like more information about conference activities or events, visit www.craneconference.com, contact Kelly.Tebon@konecranes.com or call 262.880.6363.

Further information:


Scott Gilbey, Director of Marketing and Communication,

Region Americas

scott.gilbey@konecranes.com or 937.215.4104

About Konecranes, Inc.

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 totalled 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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