Dr. Hannu Oja

Dr. Hannu Oja

Director of Port Technology | Konecranes

Dr. Tech. Hannu Oja joined Konecranes in 1985 as a Product Development Engineer. Since then, he has held several positions within the corporation: Factory Manager, R&D Project Manager, R&D Manager, Chief Engineer of Container Handling Cranes and currently Director of Port Technology. In this position, Hannu is responsible for technology, product development and engineering activities within Konecranes Port Cranes, with a product offering comprising straddle carriers, RTGs, RMGs, STSs, grab unloaders, shipyard cranes and related automated systems. Besides his business duties, Hannu has contributed in the CEN crane standardization workgroups, and he has participated in many university research programs. He is also Chairman of the Safety Committee of PEMA (Port Equipment Manufacturers Association).