Konecranes, a lifting equipment company, has signed a contract to update the bridge crane used in the reactor hall of the Swedish Oskarshamn nuclear power plant. The order for this project was booked in the fourth quarter of 2023. The contract has a two-year schedule during which Konecranes will design, manufacture, supply, and install the modernization components, including a new 165-ton trolley lift. This upgradable crane plays an important role in ensuring that strict regulatory requirements are met during reactor maintenance and the removal of spent nuclear fuel transport tanks.
The benefits of this project will be tremendous, and it is crucial in maintaining the safety and efficiency of the operations at the nuclear power plant.
In addition, Konecranes is committed to providing high-quality lifting equipment and solutions to its customers. This contract further solidifies their reputation as a trusted provider in the industry, and their dedication to innovation and excellence.
The company’s expertise and capabilities make them an ideal partner for such important and complex projects. With the contract signed and the project underway, Konecranes is well-positioned to make a positive impact on the nuclear power plant’s operations and safety standards.