Konecranes, a leading lifting equipment company, has recently signed a contract to modernize the bridge crane used in the reactor hall of the Swedish Oskarshamn nuclear power plant. The order for the contract was placed in the fourth quarter of 2023 and will be completed over a two-year schedule. During this time, Konecranes will design, manufacture, supply, and install the modernization components, including a new 165-ton trolley lift.
The bridge crane plays an essential role in ensuring that strict regulatory requirements are met during reactor maintenance and the removal of spent nuclear fuel transport tanks. This update is critical to maintaining the safety and efficiency of the nuclear power plant. Konecranes has a proven track record of providing high-quality lifting equipment solutions for nuclear power plants around the world.
Konecranes’ expertise in designing and manufacturing advanced lifting equipment solutions makes them an ideal choice for this project. The company’s commitment to quality and safety is evident in their work on this important project. With their experience and expertise, Konecranes is well-positioned to deliver a successful modernization project that meets all regulatory requirements while ensuring safe and efficient operations at the Oskarshamn nuclear power plant.