THIS IS THE ESSENTIAL CRANE USERS MEETING
Keep your company safe, efficient, productive & profitable!
BONUS!  |  Crane Safety Management Course
The Konecranes Training Institute will host a complimentary Crane Safety Management Course in the afternoon immediately following the conference. The 4-hour condensed course, a $495 value, is open to all conference attendees.
A LOOK AT THE CONFERENCE AGENDA
TUESDAY | SEPTEMBER 18
  • Pre-Conference Activities for Participants/Guests
  • Registration
  • Welcome Reception – PNC Park | Pirates vs. Royals
WEDNESDAY | SEPTEMBER 19
  • General Session Presentations with Breakout Rooms to demo
         some of the latest crane technologies available | 8:30a – 4:30p
  • Group Dinner Event | 6:00p – 9:00p
  • After Dinner Desserts and Spirits | 9:00p 
THURSDAY | SEPTEMBER 20
  • General Session Presentations with Breakout Rooms to demo
         some of the latest crane technologies available | 9:00a – noon
  • Crane Safety Management Course | 12:30p – 5:00p (see below)
CRANE CONFERENCE GENERAL SESSION TOPICS
MESSAGE FROM KONECRANES SAFETY AND LEGAL TEAM​
  • Utilizing Your Contractor’s Safety Organization to Drive 
         Improved Safety at Your Plant
  • Mitigating Risk When with Overhead Material Handling Equipment

NEW EQUIPMENT​
  • How Important is Safety to You?
  • Crane SAFETY - Degrees of Operator Freedom & Safety of Overhead Cranes 
  • SAFE Features that are “Must-Haves” on New Equipment
  • Ergonomic Lifting Solutions to improve Safety and Productivity

INSPECTION AND PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE​
  • Key Variables for Building Your Preventive Maintenance Program
  • Lifecycle Care in Real Time - Connecting, Getting Insight, and Optimizing Operations

CORRECTIVE MAINTENANCE AND RETROFITS​
  • ​Solving/Minimizing Safety and Production Risks with Retrofit Technology
  • Optimizing Efficiency with eCommerce 

CONSULTATION SERVICES
  • What You Can’t See Can Hurt You - Critical Components Assessment
  • Impact of a Safe and Efficient Crane Operator on Safety, Production, and Lifecycle Costs

MODERNIZATIONS​
  • 21st Century Technology for 20th Century Cranes

EXPERT PANEL DISCUSSION
  • Equipment
  • Parts
  • Modernizations
  • Training
  • Crane Service
  • Technical Support
EXPERT PANEL DISCUSSION
  • Lifecycle Care in Real Time: yourKONECRANES, Service Analytics, SLIM and TRUCONNECT
  • XK-A Systems with ATB Air Balancer and CLX Chain HoistRemote Operating Station
  • Remote Operating Station
  • Virtual Reality Crane Operator Safety Training Simulator
  • Virtual Reality Goggles
  • Konecranes LIVE Channel!
  • Oil Analysis with TestOil
  • RAILQ Runway Survey
  • ROPEQ Magnetic Rope Inspection
  • STORE (eCommerce)
  • Rebuilt Gearcase
​BREAKOUT ROOM CRANE TECHNOLOGY DEMO TOPICS