Presentation of the fire-extinguishing tractor trailer based on the KESLA multipurpose concept at the Demopark trade fair in Germany

29.06.2023 News

The Finnish company Kesla Oyj has since been known for forestry machinery and timber loading and city cranes, as well as tractor equipment, including forestry trailers and loader cranes for tractors. Tractor equipment has become more and more versatile in recent years and now Kesla has introduced the KESLA multipurpose concept with towable fire-extinguishing unit in Germany as well. Sales in Germany will take place from the 3rd quarter of 2023 via Kesla sales partners.

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Kesla brings nave drive to the smallest tractor forest trailers

23.05.2023 News

Kesla Oyj is a Finnish manufacturer of truck cranes, logging equipment as well as tractor-based forest technology and material handling equipment with long and traditional roots, especially as a manufacturer of tractor-based machinery, since the 1960s. Now, the company is also launching a strong nave drive for the smallest for-est trailers of 10 tonnes.

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KESLA cranes are also suited to industrial use

23.03.2023 News

The truck cranes of the Finnish crane manufacturer Kesla are also perfect for industrial use. In fact, the company, which was established in the 1960s, supplied its first industrial cranes in the 1980s. Since then, hundreds of industrial cranes have been made and delivered to dozens of countries.

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Z-boom cranes gaining popularity

03.11.2022 News

Z-boom cranes have become more common throughout Europe in recent years. The Finnish crane manufacturer Kesla estimates that Z-boom cranes already constitute almost 40% of its crane production. Alongside traditional Z-boom cranes, a front folded version has also been introduced to the market, which combines the benefits of straight-boom and Z-boom cranes.

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Open house at Kesla on 4th and 5th of October

07.10.2022 News

The Association for Finnish Work (Suomalaisen työn liitto) organized a week of open house days between 3rd and 9th of October 2022. Any and all Finnish companies were encouraged to host their own open house for the public and offer a peek behind their operations. The aim of the campaign was to highlight the importance of Finnish work, and offer the public the opportunity to get to know the various companies in their local area. Kesla participated in the campaign by organizing its own open house in Kesälahti on Tuesday 4th of October, and in Joensuu on Thursday 5th of October. Visitors were offered various activities to choose from, such as guided tours in Kesla’s production facilities, a chance to test out Kesla’s products, a 3D-scanning presentation, simulators, and a spare-parts auction. In addition, Kesla’s long-time partner, Youtuber Metsäman, was also present.

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