Mogilev-based Strommashina has launched its first КБМ-401П tower crane series complte with a full set of accessories, a company representative told Interfax.
The company produces 5 cranes a month, with height ranging from 66 to 74 metres, swinging radius range being 40 and 35 metres.
The cranes produced comply with all standards and are fit for erecting mid-rise buildings – the most popular housing segment in Belarus.
Presently, Belarusian construction companies are looking to replace their worn-out facilities and equipment, including cranes, so Strommashina will have a market for its tower cranes in Belarus.
Strommashina plant was founded in 1913. It is the CIS leading manufacturer of equipment for the production of construction materials and railway ties. The company also specialises in equipment and technological lines (over 40 titles) for producing ceramic and fire bricks, asbestos-cement products (roofing slates, pipes), soft roofing (ruberoid, glass-fibre mats), railway sleepers and pointwork sleepers, cement goods (paving slabs, curb stones). The plant employs about 2,500 people.
In January-May 2007 the company produced BYR 26.6 billion in commodities, 8% up on the year. The output of consumer goods expanded by 3.8% to reach BYR 2.6 billion.