Nordic Crane Kynningsrud expansion
By Alex Dahm24 January 2011
Scandinavian crane rental group Nordic Crane Kynningsrud has acquired Swedish crane rental company Krantjänst i Varberg AB.
On 19 January the agreement was signed to acquire 100% of the shares in Krantjänst i Varberg, which is based on Sweden's west coast. From 1 February the company will be aligned with Nordic Crane Kynningsrud department in Falkenberg.
In 1973 owner Ingvar Andersson started crane operations at Krantjänst i Varberg and has operated the 89 year old company ever since. Andersson will continue for a handover period after which Morten Heli-Hansen will take over as general manager.
Krantjänst i Varberg offers crane services in the Varberg area using its fleet of mobile cranes up to 120 tonnes capacity.