• Fri. Dec 8th, 2023

Konecranes Announces Partnership to Modernize Overhead Crane in Sweden


Nov 21, 2023

Konecranes, a leading lifting equipment company, has announced that they have signed a contract to update the bridge crane used in the reactor hall of the Swedish Oskarshamn nuclear power plant. The order for the contract was placed in the fourth quarter of 2023 and is expected to be completed within two years.

Under the terms of the contract, Konecranes will design, manufacture, supply, and install modernization components for the crane, including a new 165-ton trolley lift. This upgrade is essential to ensure that strict regulatory requirements are met during reactor maintenance and the removal of spent nuclear fuel transport tanks.

Konecranes is well-equipped to handle this project, with a strong reputation for providing high-quality lifting equipment solutions. The company’s expertise in this field makes them the ideal choice for this important project at the Oskarshamn nuclear power plant.

With this update complete, the bridge crane will continue to play an important role in ensuring safe and efficient operations at the power plant. Konecranes is committed to delivering on this project and providing their customers with top-notch products and services.

Leave a Reply