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Finland is a country located in Northern Europe, bordering the Baltic Sea to the south and the Gulf of Bothnia to the west. It is bordered by Sweden to the west, Russia to the east, and Norway to the north. The capital of Finland is Helsinki, which is located on the southern coast. It is a member of the European Union (EU).

Cargotec to demerge Kalmar business

Helsinki, Finland (Ports Europe) February 1, 2024 – The Board of Directors of Cargotec Corporation has approved a demerger plan for its Kalmar and Hiab...

Kazakhstan Railways and Nurminen Logistics start new trans-Caspian Sea service

Constanta, Romania (Ports Europe) May 24, 2022 – KTZ Express JSC and the Finnish operator Nurminen Logistics Services OY have started a new trans-Caspian...

Konecranes comments on the impacts of the war in Ukraine on its business and financial performance

Konecranes comments on the impacts of the war in Ukraine on its business and financial performance – April 21, 2022 Konecranes condemns the war in...

Cargotec refocuses its strategy for higher financial performance

Cargotec refocuses its strategy for higher financial performance through sustainability and growth in profitable core businesses; plans to exit Kalmar’s...

European Commission clears the merger of Cargotec with Konecranes, subject to conditions

The European Commission has approved, under the EU Merger Regulation, the proposed merger between Cargotec and Konecranes. The approval is conditional on the...

Konecranes partners with Pesmel to supply automated warehouse container handling systems

Helsinki, Finland (Ports Europe) January 11, 2022 – Konecranes and Pesmel will cooperate to supply automated warehouse container handling technology for...

Konecranes now delivers hybrid and electric RTGs as carbon neutral

As global concern about carbon emissions and climate change grows, Konecranes is taking significant action to reduce the CO2 emissions of its own operations...

UK Competition & Markets Authority provisionally rules against Cargotec- Konecranes merge

London, United Kingdom (PortSEurope) November 26, 2021 – The UK’s Competition & Markets Authority (CMA) has provisionally found that the...

Finnish delegation visits the port of Civitavecchia

Civitavecchia, Italy (PortSEurope) November 12, 2021 – A delegation from Finland, including members of the Transport and Communications Commission of the...

Cargotec’s Kalmar and Konecranes’ Port Solutions – the new global leader in material handling solutions

Helsinki, Finland (PortSEurope) November 7, 2021 – By mid-2022, Konecranes and Cargotec will merge to create “a global leader in sustainable material...

Konecranes Plc: Half-year financial report January-June 2021

Konecranes Plc has published its half-year financial report for the period January-June 2021 – July 28, 2021 The figures presented in this report are...

European Commission commences Phase II review of the merger between Cargotec and Konecranes

On 1 October 2020, Cargotec Corporation and Konecranes Plc announced that the companies have signed a combination agreement and plan to combine through a...

Kalmar introduces new remote services for container terminals

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, introduces new remote services for manual and automated container terminals. The Kalmar Remote Service offering now includes three...

Cargotec interim report January–March 2021: Strong orders

Cargotec’s interim report January–March 2021: Strong orders – April 28, 2021 Orders received increased by 43 percent Profitability improved Service...

Cargotec sells Navis business to technology investment firm Accel-KKR for an enterprise value of EUR 380 million

Cargotec Corporation has signed an agreement to sell its Navis business to Accel-KKR, a Silicon Valley-based leading technology-focused investment firm for an...

Cargotec and Konecranes to merge

CARGOTEC AND KONECRANES TO MERGE CREATING A GLOBAL LEADER IN SUSTAINABLE MATERIAL FLOW – October 1, 2020 Cargotec Corporation and Konecranes Plc announce...

Cargotec’s half year financial report January–June 2020: Solid performance in an exceptional environment

Helsinki, Finland (PortSEurope) July 20, 2020 – Finland’s Cargotec Corporation has reported its financial results for the first half of 2020. the...

Some European governments plan cruise ship support

Berlin, Germany (Ports Europe) April 15, 2020 – The European countries of Germany, France, Finland, Italy and Norway have agreed...

Kalmar adds Automated Truck Handling to its AutoStrad offering

Cargotec Press Release – October 10, 2019 Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has announced the introduction of Automated Truck Handling (ATH) to its Kalmar...

CIRCLE: participates in Digital Transport Days, in Helsinki, October 7-9, 2019

Genoa, October 7th 2019 Circle SpA, a company specialized in the analysis of processes and in the development of automation solutions and for the...

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