Liebherr will be showing the latest developments in the field of gear cutting at IMTS 2006 from 6 to 13 September in Chicago.
The hundredth LR 1400 crawler crane was handed over to Brazilian customer LOCAR at the 2006 Customer Days at Liebherr’s Ehingen works.
The largest tower crane ever built by Liebherr was put into operation some weeks ago at Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. Ltd. in South Korea.
Liebherr has signed a memorandum of understanding with Boeing to supply the air-management system for the new 747-8 airplane.
Liebherr-Aerospace has received the distinguished supplier award of the EADS Barracuda-Programme, an unmanned aerial vehicle, at ILA 2006 in Berlin.
Liebherr has delivered 53 harbour mobile cranes during the past year whereby a clear trend for big machines could be noticed.
In the ProCool Competition for energy saving and environmentally friendly commercial-use refrigerators and freezers Liebherr won three of the five awards
The German Mining and Quarrying Industrial Insurers have presented a promotional award for the development of “ergonomic operator access on a mobile excavator”.
Liebherr has delivered the second R 994 Litronic mining excavator to be built in Brazil.
On 30 March, Liebherr officially opened a new plant for the production of precision parts for aviation equipment in Guaratinguetá in Brazil.
At the end of March, more than 800 people visited the start of the Liebherr Roadshow 2006in Hungary. Until June, the construction machinery show will be stopping off at ten more locations in Austria and the Czech Republic.
In January Liebherr-Aerospace Toulouse SAS has officially inaugurated a new production hall extending its Campsas plant .