Subscribe to our free, weekly email newsletter!


Konecranes to be included in “World’s Greatest!...” television series

Show to feature interviews and history of “World’s Greatest Lifting Equipment Company.”
By Modern Materials Handling Staff
August 15, 2012

Konecranes, a global leader in manufacturing and servicing of overhead cranes and lifting equipment, announced it has been selected by the producers of the television show “World’s Greatest!...” to be a part of the ION network series. Konecranes will be featured as the “World’s Greatest Lifting Equipment Company”.

The show will give viewers a look at Konecranes equipment processes and will feature interviews with key members of the Konecranes team. These interviews will describe the history of the company, how Konecranes came to be a worldwide leader in lifting technologies and why they were selected to be a part of “World’s Greatest!...”.

“With a history that dates back over 80 years, Konecranes has long been dedicated to the lifting business and focused on improving efficiency and performance of businesses in all types of industries–providing lifting equipment and services that people can trust,” said Gordon Freeman, Executive Producer of “World’s Greatest!...”. “This is certainly one of those companies we like to feature on the show.”

Subscribe to Modern Materials Handling magazine

Subscribe today. It's FREE!
Find out what the world’s most innovative companies are doing to improve productivity in their plants and distribution centers.
Start your FREE subscription today!

Recent Entries

A well-designed driver wellness program could make the job more attractive and help alleviate driver turnover.

The quest to boost worker productivity and improve customer fulfillment is driving materials handling professionals to increase strategic investments in advanced warehouse mobility solutions. Just where and why are these investments being made?

We've interviewed dozens of analysts and practitioners over the years on the growing importance of supply chain collaboration. No longer just a buzz term, the ability to meaningfully connect with partners across the supply chain spectrum----suppliers, transportation providers, internal divisions, and customers----in an effort to make real-time decisions has become the foundation of successful supply chain management.

As the supply chains of high-tech shippers continue to mature and innovate, coupled with rapid growth, it is not a huge surprise to see them further leverage current strategies and lay the groundwork for newer ones, when it comes to further expanding their manufacturing supply chain capabilities.

Recent research issued by global commercial real estate firm JLL explores if retailers’ real estate, regardless of size, is a pro or a con in last mile processes.

Article Topics

News · Overhead Handling · Konecranes · All topics

About the Author

Josh Bond, Associate Editor
Josh Bond is an associate editor to Modern. Josh was formerly Modern’s lift truck columnist and contributing editor, has a degree in Journalism from Keene State College and has studied business management at Franklin Pierce. Contact Josh Bond


© Copyright 2015 Peerless Media LLC, a division of EH Publishing, Inc • 111 Speen Street, Ste 200, Framingham, MA 01701 USA