Konecranes' Nuclear Technology and Equipment Makes them Industry LeadersTuesday, December 31, 2013
Konecranes has been supplying and servicing nuclear material handling equipment for more than 50 years. Today, more than 60% of the nuclear facilities around the world use Konecranes’ products. Konecranes leverages its extensive experience and time-proven designs to develop a complete line of equipment and service necessary for nuclear power plants, nuclear waste storage and fuel processing facilities. Konecranes’ mission is to be smarter where it matters by making technologically innovative, reliable, safe, ergonomic and high performing nuclear handling equipment.
Konecranes' Nuclear equipment capabilities span from standardized conventional lifting devices to highly complex SUPERSAFE™ single-failure-proof cranes and nuclear fuel handling equipment. Konecranes has a combined portfolio of equipment and services uniquely qualifying them as industry leaders – and they understand how it all fits together.
Konecranes offers heavy capacity and long-span nuclear polar cranes as well as over 150 types of equipment for nuclear fuel transfer. Konecranes’ turbine hall crane is used to maintain large steam turbines. For non-contaminant areas of the plant, Konecranes offers SMARTON® cranes, CXT® cranes, Hevi-Lift wire rope hoists and more conventional equipment, such as jib cranes and CLX chain hoists. The latest evolution of cranes and equipment utilize designs that maximize operational capability and provide features that increase safety and are easy to operate and maintain.
Konecranes makes available an added level of service to help keep their customers' equipment at optimal levels of safety and productivity. There are Konecranes service centers across the globe that enable them to quickly perform on-site repairs, maintenance and modernizations.View all Industry News