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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Kesla at the FinnMETKO 2022 exhibition

07.09.2022 News

Kesla participated in the FinnMETKO exhibition in Jämsä, Finland, from September 1st to September 3rd  2022. FinnMETKO is one of the largest forestry and heavy machinery events held in the Nordic countries, with plenty of both Finnish and international visitors. Kesla's stand at the event exhibited a wide range of new machine innovations, offered an opportunity to meet experts, and organized activities for visitors in the form of live music and meet-and-greets.

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