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Hitt og þetta 19. apríl 2006

KCI Konecranes wins order in Japan - report

Nordic Business Report-April 19, 2006-KCI Konecranes wins order in Japan - report
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Finnish engineering group KCI Konecranes Plc has reportedly won order for four gantry cranes in Japan.

Oshima Shipbuilding had reportedly called its option to order four additional 70-tonne shipboard gantry cranes. The cranes would be installed onboard two freighters ordered by Singaporean ship owner Masterbulk.

The market value of one crane is some USD6m, reported the Finnish news agency STT.

One US dollar (USD) is worth approximately 0.57 British pounds (GBP).

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