Konecranes UK set to supply six cranes for J & D facility

J & D Pierce, a structural steel fabrication and erection contractor, has awarded Konecranes UK’s Industrial Crane Division in East Kilbride a contract to supply six cranes for its Glengarnock facility in Ayrshire, Scotland.

The contract, worth almost £100,000, is for the supply of one 10-tonne and five five-tonne CXTS single-girder cranes.

The cranes — scheduled for delivery in October 2012 — will come with various features, including thermal protection of all motors, DynADrive inverter variable-speed control on cross- and long-travel motions and dual-speed hoists.