Lifting and hoisting

Etteplan has a wealth of knowledge in designing lifting and hoisting equipment such as elevators, escalators, forklift trucks, auto walks, overhead and industrial cranes, harbor cranes, RTGs, hoisting units, and other lifting devices.

Thanks to Etteplan’s in-depth understanding of the customers’ products and their engineering requirements combined with superior knowledge in engineering methods, our solutions are cost-efficient and innovative.

Our expertise and services in hosting and lifting equipment design include:

Etteplan also provides services for:

  • Product development: Etteplan has the capability to take full responsibility of the customer’s product development project including project management.
  • Engineer-to-Order: For customers striving for efficiency in the Engineering-to-Order process, Etteplan offers all necessary tools and methods to manage and execute continuous and recurring engineering projects and work packages. The tangible benefits of Etteplan’s Engineer-to-Order service are shorter lead times an improved cost efficiency in engineering design. The service is provided as a Managed Service, where Etteplan can take the responsibility of the entire Engineer-to-Order process or a part of it.
  • Expert services: According to customer’s need Etteplan can provide special expertise that the customer does not have in-house.
  • Engineering process consultancy: Etteplan provides consulting services based on the principles of lean engineering design and continuous improvement.
  • Technical product information including:
    • Animations, rendering services
    • Technical illustrations 
    • Technical writing
    • Spare parts catalogues, user instruction, service and maintenance manuals 
  • Offshoring in China: Etteplan provides engineering services to manufactures of industrial machinery and equipment also from its units in China. Our cost-efficient engineering and offshoring services help customers improve competitiveness of their products.
  • Global item management

Etteplan’s customers in the area of lifting and hoisting are global, world’s leading companies such as Kone, and Cargotec.

For more information on Etteplan’s expertise and services in the area of lifting and hoisting, please contact:

Jyri Pirttimäki, tel. + 358 103 072 090 or e-mail: jyri.pirttimaki(at)
Yanick Meunier, tel. + 46 70 881 4855 or e-mail: yanick.meunier(at)