Kalmar Industries, which is part of the KONE Materials Handling division of KONE, has received an order for ten ship-to-shore container cranes for the port of Antwerp from MSC Home Terminal.
The contract is the largest ship-to-shore crane order ever booked by any crane supplier in Europe.
The core competence center for Kalmar’s ship-to-shore cranes in Rotterdam is responsible for the delivery of the cranes, which will be delivered to the customer at a pace of one per month during 2004 and 2005.
Secretary to the Board of Directors
Executive Vice President,
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For further information, please contact:
Carl-Gustaf Bergström, President
KONE Materials Handling
tel. +358 (0)204 55 4999
Christer Granskog, President
tel. +358 (0)400 620 471
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