More Mercedes-Benz cars to come from Finland

March 23, 2017

Valmet Automotive will begin to manufacture the next generation Mercedes-Benz compact cars at its plant in Uusikaupunki, Finland, where some Mercedes-Benz models are already coming off the production line.

Wärtsilä to deliver power plant to Saudi Arabia

March 16, 2017

Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has received an order for a 38 MW power plant from a Saudi Arabian customer.

Kalmar keeps noise in check at Tilburg Terminal

March 7, 2017

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, is delivering five Kalmar Gloria reachstackers, four of which come equipped with Kalmar’s K-Motion technology, to the Barge Terminal Tilburg (BTT) in the Netherlands.

Kone gets moving with Saudi Arabian metro

March 6, 2017

Finnish elevator and escalator giant Kone is to equip metro line 3 in the Saudi Arabian capital of Riyadh. The deal includes 262 escalators and 156 elevators of which 96 will be scenic.

Rivender brings the shop to the shopless

March 6, 2017

An unmanned grocery store consisting of modules used to sound like science fiction. Now, Finnish Rivender wants to make it the standard of staffless shopkeeping.

Industry

Konecranes gives Paraguayan terminal a lift

February 23, 2017

Konecranes has sold two of its BOXHUNTER RTG cranes to the private Paraguayan Container Terminal, Terminales Portuarias S.A., in South America.

Konecranes helps expand Port of Virginia

February 13, 2017

Konecranes and the Virginia Port Authority in the US have signed a contract for the delivery of four Cantilever Rail Mounted Gantry (CRMG) cranes.

Kalmar and Valmet score big deals in the Americas

February 10, 2017

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has received orders for 708 terminal tractors from the Americas, while Valmet will supply a major rebuild of Sappi North America’s paper machine at its manufacturing facility in Maine, USA.

Finnish cleantech company breaks its record

February 7, 2017

Dewaco, part of the Econet group, received the largest order of the company’s history from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Uponor grants licence for giant pipe in France

January 31, 2017

Uponor Infra and TUBAO have announced a licensee agreement for the manufacture and marketing of a giant diameter polyethylene pipe in France.

Valmet Automotive partners up in electric vehicles

January 30, 2017

Valmet Automotive and Contemporary Amperex Technology Limited (CATL) have established a strategic partnership in electric automotive solutions.