Liebherr in Australia

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. was first incorporated as a company in 1981 and shortly after this time the new head office complex in Adelaide (South Australia) was built. Since then the company has expanded considerably with offices throughout the country. Today Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. sells and supports a range of Liebherr products in Australia and New Zealand including mobile and crawler cranes, offshore cranes, tower cranes, deep foundation machines, earthmoving and mining equipment. Furthermore Liebherr has got a distributor which sells and supports refrigeration and freezing appliances.
In addition to the sales and services offered, the Adelaide, Perth, Mackay and Mt Thorley sites are home to bucket manufacturing and bucket repair facilities. The company also operates a national distribution centre and a remanufacturing centre. Both are established to provide industry best practise standards of remanufactured components and parts for our customer’s fleets.

In order to maintain the highest level of service, Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. has a presence in eight locations across Australia and three more in New Zealand.

To the New Zealand branches

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Adelaide

The head office of Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Adelaide.

The head office of Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Adelaide.

The head office of Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. has been situated at the current Para Hills West (Adelaide) location since 1983. Along with the administration building, the complex also comprises a 30,000m2 remanufacturing and national distribution centre. The centres allow for complete control of processes and are being established to provide industry best practise standards of remanufactured components and parts for our customers’ fleets. The complex is also home to a 3,500m2 production department and major mining bucket manufacture and repair facility.

Address

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd.

1 Dr. Willi Liebherr Drive

Para Hills West, Adelaide

5096 South Australia

Australia

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Brisbane

Tower Cranes

The Liebherr-Australia branch in Pinkenba Brisbane is a 11807m² facility which includes crane and hoist parts and storage, and the sales and support office for tower cranes and construction hoists in the QLD region.

Address

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd.

Brisbane

104 Brownlee Street

Pinkenba

QLD 4008

Australia

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Brisbane

Mining

The Brisbane South office is the hub for Liebherr-Australia mining sales and marketing teams. Present are not only major account holders for Liebherr mining equipment (excavators and trucks) for Queensland, but also the marketing team who are responsible for the Australia-Pacific region.

Address

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd.

Brisbane

67 Grey Street

South Brisbane

QLD 4101

Australia

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Brisbane

Office of Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Brisbane

Office of Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Brisbane

Earthmoving, mobile cranes and material handling technology

This Liebherr Australia branch in Yatala covers a total of 6,000m² which includes a large warehouse and spacious workshop with heavy duty overhead cranes and a washbay. Out of this facility, mobile crane and earthmoving customers are supported throughout the state of Queensland with both technical and sales specialists.

Address

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd.

Brisbane

39 Elderslie Road

Yatala

QLD 4207

Australia

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Mackay

Office of Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Mackay

Office of Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Mackay

Mining

The Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. branch in Mackay has been a part of the Queensland Mining District for over 20 years from as far as North Bowen Basin through to Callide Basin and west to the Galilee Basin. The local workforce provides customers with mine site project management, product and technical support, field service and maintenance, excavator and truck building, parts sales, machine and maintenance training, with support from management and administration teams. The branch encompasses an administration building with office space of 1,500m2 and two warehouses totalling 4,300m2.

Address

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd.

Mackay

32-40 Southgate Drive

Paget, Mackay

QLD 4740

Australia

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Melbourne

Office of Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Melbourne

Office of Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Melbourne

Earthmoving, mobile cranes and material handling technology

The Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. branch in Dandenong supports the mobile crane and earthmoving industry within the state of Victoria and region. Liebherr factory trained staff provide customers with product and technical support, field service, maintenance, spare parts and machine sales. With a large warehouse and workshop, this facility supports our local customers promptly and efficiently.

Address

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd.

Melbourne

41-45 Ordish Road

Dandenong South

VIC 3175

Australia

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Mount Thorley

Office of Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Mount Thorley

Office of Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Mount Thorley

Mining

The Liebherr-Australia Pty.Ltd. branch in Mt Thorley supports the mining industry within the Hunter Valley, and the NSW region. Approximately 100 employees provide customers with product and technical support, field service and maintenance, parts sales, machine sales, machine and maintenance training, and machine construction. The Mt Thorley branch has an office space of 2,000m2, with a warehouse of around 1,600m2.

Address

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd.

Mount Thorley

6 Woodland Road

Mount Thorley Industrial Estate, Singleton

NSW 2330

Australia

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Newman

Office of Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Newman

Office of Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Newman

Mining

The warehouse complex is Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. parts storage facility for Liebherr’s mining equipment. This facility includes amenities and administration area of 1,500m2, as well as an external hardstand and associated car parking.

Address

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd.

Newman

38 Shovelanna St

Newman

WA 6753

Australia

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Perth

Office of Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Perth

Office of Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Perth

Mining, earthmoving, components, crawler cranes and material handling technology

The Liebherr-Australia Pty.Ltd. Redcliffe facility houses our mining division’s state-of-the-art parts warehouse of 5,000m2 and service workshop of 3,000m2. The Redcliffe location is also home to sales account managers for the earthmoving, components and crawler cranes & foundation cranes divisions.

Address

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd.

Perth

555 Great Eastern Hwy

Redcliffe

WA 6104

Australia

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Perth

Mobile cranes

The East Rockingham branch of Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. serves as the central hub for all mobile crane services in Western Australia and provide our customers with product and technical support, service, parts and machine sales. The 5,000m2 site includes a spacious 1,600m2 workshop with internal gantry crane, large spare parts warehouse and office, plus a dedicated wash bay and hard stand area.

Address

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd.

Perth

283 Mandurah Road

East Rockingham

WA 6168

Australia

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Sydney

Tower Cranes

The Liebherr-Australia branch in Caringbah Sydney is the hub for tower crane sales, rentals and support for the NSW region.

Address

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd.

Sydney

Unit A32, 1-3 Endeavour Rd

Caringbah

NSW 1495

Australia

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Sydney

Office of Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Sydney

Office of Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. in Sydney

Earthmoving, maritime cranes, mobile and crawler cranes and material handling technology

Erskine Park branch supports the mobile crane, crawler crane, maritime crane and earthmoving industry within the state of New South Wales. The facility enables Liebherr to offer rapid and efficient support to ensure the highest operational availability of our machines. Customers are provided with product and technical support, field service, maintenance, parts and machine sales. The 24,000m2 includes an office, a warehouse as well as a service and repair centre.

Address

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd.

Sydney

1-15 James Erskine Drive

Erskine Park

NSW 2759

Australia

Service and Support

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. enjoys a strong reputation for customer focus in its aftersales activities. The company offers service and support for mining equipment, earthmoving equipment, mobile and crawler cranes and foundation technology. The Liebherr team is structured to respond quickly and effectively to any requirement. Fully qualified and trained technical specialists receive factory- and field-based training and are in daily contact with the manufacturing plants.

In addition, all Liebherr customers can rely on a comprehensive support organisation that provides a vast range of solutions, from next day spare parts supply, to on-site repairs or major overhauls in our workshops.

Liebherr facilities located throughout Australia are staffed and equipped to support our customers when it matters, with the most appropriate solution, and our choice of services and products is designed with Liebherr customers’ needs in mind.

  • Inspections and Major Inspections (click for more details)
  • Oil analysis
  • Repair & maintenance agreements
  • Spare parts
  • Liebherr lubricants
  • Extended warranty packages
  • Workshop services

Workshops

Graham Newbery, from the Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. production department

Graham Newbery, from the Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. production department

Major workshop facilities are located around the country in Adelaide, Brisbane, Mackay, Mt Thorley, Perth and Sydney. The workshop facilities provide Liebherr with flexibility and capacity to undertake a range of service, rebuild, repair and pre-delivery activity.

The Adelaide site also includes a major mining bucket manufacturing facility with backhoe buckets in a range of 7-49m3 to suit the Liebherr range of mining excavators.

Major inspection of mobile cranes

Here you can find detailed information about the Major Inspection of mobile cranes conducted by Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd.: Major inspection by Liebherr

Liebherr-Australia Pty Ltd
Terms and Conditions of Purchase



In these Terms:

us, we, our means Liebherr-Australia Pty Ltd ACN 007 970 452 and its related bodies corporates or associated entities (within the meaning of the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth)).

you, your means the person supplying goods or services to us.

goods means the equipment, parts or other material ordered by us from you from time to time.

services means any work of any nature whatsoever that you perform for us.

You and we agree that:

1. only these Terms apply to this contract of purchase and sale entered into by us with you unless otherwise agreed in writing. By accepting an order from us or delivering goods or services to us you are deemed to have accepted these Terms;

2. we may amend or cancel our order at any time before delivery and will not be liable for any cost incurred by you as a result of any such amendment or cancellation and will be entitled to a full refund of any deposit paid to you;

3. goods must be packed in accordance with our instructions or, if there are no instructions, they must be safely and securely packed in accordance with normal commercial practice;

4. you must deliver the goods or services to us by the date, and at the place, set out in our order;

5. unless our order states otherwise, the goods must be delivered free-in-store;

6. all deliveries must be accompanied by a delivery note setting out our order number, a description of the goods and the quantity of goods supplied;

7. goods must be new (unless otherwise specified on our order), of merchantable quality, fit for their purpose, free from defects, strictly conform to our specifications and comply with all applicable laws and recognised industry standards (including Australian Standards);

8. you warrant that you have full unencumbered title in the goods and in any materials incorporated in the goods and all such goods are supplied free of all liens, charges or other security interests;

9. you warrant that the supply of the goods will not give rise to any infringement of any intellectual property rights, including patents, trademarks and copyright;

10. acceptance of the goods or services occurs if we do not notify you that the goods or services do not comply with these Terms (or any other terms specified on our order) within 21 days of delivery;

11. you will, at your cost, promptly replace any goods or rectify any services which do not comply with these Terms (or any other terms specified on our order) at any time up to 12 months after delivery even if we have accepted them;

12. title to, and risk in, the goods passes to us when we accept the goods;

13. the price for goods and /or services (including all taxes) is that which we were last notified of in writing before we placed the order;

14. if we accept the goods or services we will pay the price for the goods or services within 45 days after the end of the month in which your invoice is rendered;

15. we can deduct or set-off against any amount we owe you any amount you owe us and we can withhold payment for any goods or services which do not comply with these Terms even if we have accepted them;

16. you shall be liable and compensate us for loss or damage of any kind (including direct, indirect and consequential loss and damage of business revenue, loss of profits, failure to realise expected profits or savings or other commercial or economic loss of any kind and legal costs on a solicitor client basis), however caused arising out of or in any way related to the goods, the inability to use the goods fully or at all, or failure or delay in delivery of the whole or any instalment of the goods;

17. should we be in default of this agreement our liability will be limited to the payment of the purchase price for the accepted goods or services and you release us from and we will not be liable for any claim for loss or damage of any kind (including legal costs, direct, indirect and consequential loss and damage of business revenue, loss of profits, failure to realise expected profits or savings or other commercial or economic loss of any kind), however caused arising out of our default;

18. you cannot transfer your rights responsibilities or obligations under these Terms without our prior written consent. You must not grant any security interest in any goods supplied or to be supplied under these Terms and must not purport to register any such interest on the Personal Property Security Register, as established under the Personal Property Securities Act 2009 (Cth);

19. we may terminate this contract of purchase and sale immediately if you breach any part of these Terms (or any other terms specified on our order) or if you become insolvent within the meaning of section 95A of the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) (as amended or replaced from time to time);

20. if you comprise more than one person, these Terms bind you jointly and severally;

21. time is of the essence in the performance by you of your obligations under these Terms;

22. these Terms prevail over any terms you seek to impose on the order for goods or services or otherwise;

23. these Terms are in addition to any rights we may have at law, in equity or under statute;

24. we may amend or replace these Terms at any time by notice to you;

25. these Terms will not be construed against us merely because we prepared them;

26. these Terms (together with any other terms specified on our order) set out the whole agreement between you and us relating to the goods or services and are governed by the laws of South Australia; and

27. you will submit to the jurisdiction of South Australian courts for any proceedings arising out of these Terms.

Major inspection of mobile cranes

Highest quality assured by factory verified practices for performing the Major Inspection

Highest quality assured by factory verified practices for performing the Major Inspection

Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. offers customers a rewarding solution to meet safety regulation based on the Australian Standards with its optimised scope of work for performing a Major Inspection on mobile cranes. The scope has been designed in corporation with the factory, Liebherr-Werk Ehingen GmbH in Germany and focuses strongly on highest safety but also an adequate down time of the crane. The expert technicians of the Liebherr team in Australia use Liebherr genuine parts and advanced diagnostic tools specially designed and manufactured for Liebherr mobile cranes in order to ensure highest safety.

Liebherr facilities located in five areas throughout Australia design the scope of work accordingly to available service and maintenance records to determine the optimal scope. In addition, each crane is inspected prior to finalising the scope of work to assure highest quality.

Particular attention is given to the following:

  • Structural, mechanical, electrical, instrumentation, control and operational areas
  • Visual inspection and/or non-destructive testing of all critical areas
  • Components indicating repeated failures on maintenance records
  • Manufacturer’s safety upgrades and product improvements

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Major inspection of mobile cranes

Here you can find detailed information about the Major Inspection of mobile cranes conducted by Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd.: Liebherr Major Inspections

Repair and Exchange Program

Liebherr Component Repair and Exchange Programs provide a timely and cost effective service to Customers on selected major components by providing full service, repair, and replacement options to customers. These can range from straightforward component replacement, through to complete OEM-level rebuilds.

Remanufactured components play a key role in making machine lifecycle costs competitive, in which Liebherr-Australia offers a variety of competitive programs tailored to customers’ requirements. The Remanufacturing program delivers superior customer value, especially over third-party repair alternatives.

The objectives of the Liebherr Component Repair and Exchange Programs are to:

  • Reduce customer operating costs while maintaining maximum uptime of Liebherr mining machines.
  • Deliver unmatched quality by providing OEM expertise in all ranges of repair services at a competitive price and turnaround time.
  • Provide feedback to component manufacturers that will contribute to improved component design with a view to increasing service life of components.

Contact

08 8344 0200Please contact the Liebherr-Australia branch closest to you for more information:

Liebherr-Australia Head Office, Adelaide
08 8344 0200

Mackay
07 4963 3100

Mt Thorley
02 6575 1000

Perth
08 9478 8900

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Liebherr Hydraulic Hoses and Hose Kits

Liebherr-Australia has a dedicated manufacturing department.

Liebherr-Australia has a dedicated manufacturing department.

Liebherr-Australia Hose Production has been manufacturing high pressure hose assemblies in the Adelaide head office complex since 1999, and is situated in our 12,000m2 state-of-the-art national distribution centre facility with a dedicated assembly production team.

Hose Production Capabilities

The facility has dedicated lines for its low/medium and high pressure manufacturing, feeding into the 8 inch diameter, 450 tonne crimp force press; with the additional capability to test hose assemblies up to 1,500 bar in the 5m dual-bed test bench. This testing capability supports stringent Liebherr-Australia and MDG 41 requirements.

Individually serialised parts for traceability

Individually serialised parts for traceability

Individually serialised parts for traceability
  • Swage Press up to 8” diameter hose
  • Low/medium, high-pressure assemblies
  • Assembly testing to 1500 bar
  • Assembly testing to 6 metres
  • MDG 41 Compliant

Liebherr-Australia Promise

To protect your investment and maintain the performance of your machinery, Liebherr-Australia delivers replacement parts designed to meet the engineering specifications of the equipment.

Hose kits manufactured by Liebherr-Australia

Hose kits manufactured by Liebherr-Australia

Hose kits manufactured by Liebherr-Australia

Liebherr-Australia provides:

  • Parts availability – 24 hour, 7 day support
  • Competitive pricing
  • Increased performance with reduced downtime
  • Unparalleled customer service – Dedicated on-site support available with OEM trained employees
  • OEM peace of mind – with genuine Liebherr-Australia parts, you get the right part manufactured to OEM specifications
  • Individual serialisation - each hose has a unique serial number
  • Parts warranty - 6 month / 3,000 hour warranty
  • Hose kits – tailored hose kits for all Liebherr excavator models
  • Once a hose is tested and complies to the requirements, a certificate is produced electronically and can be submitted to a customer on request.

Design and Testing

Liebherr-Australia designs, develops and carries out rigorous testing in our Adelaide manufacturing facility. Initial designs are developed in-house and then tested at our research facilities, with all fittings designed and developed in accordance with relevant international standards.

Hose assembly designs are tested and accredited to internationally recognised specifications. We test assemblies at up to 1500 bar (14500psi), which far exceed normal operating pressures. The machines test up to 2” 6 wire hose assemblies.
Static testing is carried out on individual hose assemblies prior to supply. These are tested to the relevant pressure specific to the hose type. Test certificates are available upon request.

Liebherr-Australia’s dual 5m test bench

Liebherr-Australia’s dual 5m test bench

Liebherr-Australia’s dual 5m test bench

All hoses are designed and manufactured to suit specified applications; our custom built hoses take into account the following factors:

  • Pressure
  • Material being transported
  • Wear resistance
  • Exposure factors such as UV and Ozone
  • Product temperature
  • Flange orientation
  • Chemical resistance

Quality– ISO 9001 and MDG41

A sample test certificate

A sample test certificate

A sample test certificate

Liebherr-Mining Operations in Adelaide achieved successful certification by an independent certification body (BSI) to ISO9001:2008 at the end of 2015 and was registered as a certified company in February 2016, which included the hydraulic hose assembly operations. This certification reinforces the Liebherr Core Value of ‘Quality in everything we do’, and provides added value for our customers.

During the introduction of ISO9001, the hydraulic hose assembly operations also adopted the requirements of MDG41 in a comprehensive, risk-based and systematic manner. The hose assembly operations and associated systems form part of the stringent independent internal process and quality audit process managed by the quality assurance department, with the aim of ensuring technical and work standard compliance.

The Hose Manufacturing Department is structured to have a systematic risk-based approach to the assembly operations, with control points built into ensure the quality at key stages with records to demonstrate. All materials received and used in the assembly operations are supplied by the OEM factories. A rigorous supplier quality management process in place to ensure Liebherr-Australia receives raw material that comply to the Liebherr, customer and other international technical requirements before being used for assembly operations.

MDG41 3.7.6.5 - Quality Plan

The process of hose manufacture, from raw materials shall comply with ISO Standards 9001, 9002 and shall be batch tested for conformance and recorded. The hose end assembly manufacture should hold third party accreditation.

Stringent quality assurance process for raw material used and is fully traceable to the source

Inspection and Test Plans (ITP) show each step of the assembly process, with the various control points and records for each

MDG41 3.7.6.6 - Competence

Persons fabricating hose assemblies shall be competent and trained in the proper use of equipment, materials, assembly procedures and testing. People should be assessed in their competence for hose assembly and the assessment should be recorded.

Assembly operations team are OEM factory trained and able to work effectively in all areas of the assembly process

MDG41 3.7.6.7 - Cleaning & Packaging

Hose assemblies should be supplied free from water, debris, metal shavings, dirt or any other foreign material. A cleaning projectile should be shot through the hose assembly in both directions. End connections should be sealed and capped to maintain cleanliness.

Hose assemblies should be packaged such that external abuse during shipping, handling and storage does not damage the hose or fittings.

All hoses are cleaned and packaged to ensure peace of mind

Contact

Contact your local branch to enquire further about our Hydraulic Hoses and Kits:

Liebherr-Australia Head Office, Adelaide
08 8344 0200

Mackay
07 4963 3100

Mt Thorley
02 6575 1000

Perth
08 9478 8900

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Jobs in Australia

Liebherr-Australia employees, working from the Head-Office in Adelaide.

Liebherr-Australia employees, working from the Head-Office in Adelaide.

Whether you are starting out, or seek a new vocational challenge, Liebherr always welcomes suitably qualified and committed employees. Although we are passionate about our innovative technologies and products, our people are what drives this development and they are what enhances our brand.
A career with Liebherr Australia offers you opportunities to grow your skills, be surrounded by the best people, and to be valued, respected, and rewarded for what you bring to the company.

Job vacancies

As an organisation that operates on an international scale, Liebherr has attractive positions to fill. Future employees can find exciting professional challenges with us, while we have many development opportunities available for career starters.

From time-to-time, Liebherr-Australia posts vacancies across all divisions (Mining, Earthmoving, Crawler Cranes, Mobile Cranes, Maritime Cranes) in areas such as Administration, Customer Service, Marketing, Manufacturing, Operations, Sales, Site-based Service/Project Management, Technical Trades, and various Workshop positions.

Whether experienced specialists or young professionals, Liebherr is always pleased to welcome qualified and committed employees.

Current job offers

Internal applicants

Used Machines

Affordable alternatives to new equipment and spare parts are available through Liebherr's extensive selection of used inventory. Used equipment, exchange components and accessories are available to fulfill customer-specific needs at a highly competitive price.

Used Machines

From wheeled excavators to tower cranes, Liebherr offers a wide selection of good value used machines, cranes and vehicles. In addition to equipment from Liebherr, the range also includes models from other manufacturers. Our database is placed in order of product features and includes offers, updated on a daily basis, for a very broad array of applications.

Used Equipment

Aside from used machines and used spare parts, Liebherr offers used equipment and accessories for sale. Detailed information about the condition, technical details and current location can be found in the respective category.

Used Machines in Australia

We have a wide range of used machinery available. Click the link below to see the machines currently in stock. Check back often as our used machines inventory changes frequently. Find used machines in Australia

The Liebherr Group maintains a worldwide network of sales and service partners. Depending on the region and product area, this provided directly by Liebherr or competent external companies. This ensures that the requirements of our customers are responded to quickly and that they are put in touch directly with the appropriate partners.
To find out who is responsible for answering questions in your country or region, see the selection below.

News | 30.11.2021

Liebherr-Australia opens new branch in Kalgoorlie

Liebherr-Australia is set to return to Kalgoorlie, the heart of the Goldfields-Esperance, with a new branch to open in the city in 2022. The Kalgoorlie branch will provide support in the form of fast access to spare parts and customer service for the growing number of Liebherr mining equipment in the region and will be one of three mining branches in Western Australia.

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News | 05.07.2021

Bucket fabrication certified to internationally recognised benchmark

Liebherr-Australia’s latest certification to ISO 3834.2 provides recognition that the company’s welding and fabrication process meets the highest international standards.

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News | 29.03.2021

Liebherr legacy lives on with R 9600 excavator

Liebherr-Australia has supported the first units of the new R 9600 excavator since early 2020.

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News | 22.02.2021

Service a key component of Liebherr milestones

Despite the challenges of 2020, Liebherr-Australia achieved record breaking results in their sales and service departments.

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News | 14.12.2020

R 994B Rebuild for Premier Coal in Perth

Liebherr-Australia has given a new life to Premier Coal’s R 994B excavator, undertaking a complete rebuild of the 62,000-hour machine.

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News | 09.11.2020

Liebherr manufactures 100,000th hydraulic hoserward

Liebherr-Australia reached a milestone 100,000 hydraulic hoses manufactured at their Adelaide facility in November.

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News | 26.10.2020

Griffin Coal drives Liebherr dozer dream forward

Griffin Coal’s PR 776 dozer performs in Western Australia.

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News | 17.09.2020

National Group supplies Liebherr R 9200 excavator to NSW gold mine

National Group has purchased an R 9200 excavator for a gold mine in New South Wales, Australia.

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News | 15.09.2020

MacKellar diversifies Liebherr fleet to drive growth

Five 240 tonne T 264 trucks have proven a success for customer MacKellar Mining at a Queensland coal mine.

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News | 01.09.2020

Liebherr Mining excels with continuous improvement program

Liebherr Mining continues to reap rewards from its internal continuous improvement auditing process, the Service Excellence program.

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News | 22.06.2020

Liebherr remanufactures aftersales vision

Liebherr-Australia’s remanufacturing program has made significant positive contributions to the business, customers, and to the environment since its introduction.

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News | 01.05.2020

Liebherr strengthens Technical Support in Australia

Liebherr-Australia has expanded the Technical Support function in Australia with the introduction of new roles.

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News | 01.03.2020

MACA, Liebherr consolidate partnership

Three R 9200s were delivered to MACA in early 2020.

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News | 01.02.2020

Liebherr lines up the workers of tomorrow

Liebherr-Australia launches new Apprentice Program.

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News | 01.12.2019

500th bucket manufactured in Adelaide facility

Fabrication department clocks up exciting milestone.

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News | 01.12.2019

Liebherr takes training focus to another level

Liebherr-Australia celebrates the opening of new training centre and training program to their customers.

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News | 15.11.2019

Australian Border Force Accreditation

Liebherr-Australia becomes and accredited Trusted Trader.

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News | 01.11.2019

MACA Cancer 200 round up

Teaser Team Liebherr record for MACA Cancer 200.

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News | 01.09.2019

Celebrating 2 years LTI Free at Mount Thorley

Safety milestone for Liebherr-Australia branch.

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News | 15.08.2019

Modular maintenance guides Liebherr aftersales service

Liebherr-Australia’s approach to aftersales maintenance has greatly improved machine downtime, proving highly valuable for customers.

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News | 15.06.2019

Liebherr links the Australian mining landscape with Europe

Recap Liebherr-Australia’s Bauma and European Factory Tour Experience

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News | 01.06.2019

Liebherr loads productivity into latest excavators

Liebherr-Australia discusses the launch of the R 9100B and R 9150B.

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News | 27.03.2019

BHP’s Mt Arthur Coal welcomes first 800 tonne excavators

Two R 9800 excavators have been added to the Mt Arthur Coal fleet

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News | 15.03.2019

Liebherr becomes Certified Fumigation Site for Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

The new locally controlled process allows for decreased incurred costs and delays.

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News | 01.02.2019

BGC welcomes an R 9800

Liebherr-Australia has delivered BGC’s first R 9800 in New South Wales.

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News | 01.01.2019

Tower Cranes Division Introduced to Liebherr-Australia

Liebherr-Australia welcomes Morrow Equipment Co. as the new Tower Crane Division.

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News | 21.12.2018

Apprentice of the Year Awards

Liebherr-Australia presents their 2018 Apprentice of the Year Awards.

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News | 17.12.2018

Crane Deliveries in New Zealand

Liebherr-Australia Mobile and Crane Divisions experienced a successful year in 2018 supporting our existing and new customers in New Zealand.

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News | 14.12.2018

Big year for Qube Bulk

Qube Bulk has welcomed an L 586 XPower® Wheel Loader, the 18th Liebherr machine in their fleet.

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News | 14.12.2018

Liebherr Batch Plant Wheel Loaders for Boral

Boral increases their Liebherr loader fleet to seven, with the addition of new wheel loaders.

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News | 04.12.2018

Earthtrack Solutions’ A 922 Railroader at Sydney Harbour Bridge

A Liebherr A 922 completed work on the Australian icon, the Sydney Harbour Bridge.

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News | 03.12.2018

Delivery of the biggest All-Terrain Mobile Crane into Australia

The largest All-Terrain Mobile Crane in the southern hemisphere has arrived in Adelaide for MAX Cranes.

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News | 01.12.2018

Set to break records

An R 994B in NSW is the oldest in the Southern Hemisphere.

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News | 22.11.2018

Five Liebherr T 282 C Ultra-Class Trucks Delivered in Australia

The final five T 282 C’s ever produced by Liebherr Mining Equipment Newport News Co. in Virginia (USA) have been delivered to Peak Downs Mine in Queensland, Australia.

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News | 19.11.2018

Milestone for Liebherr 91EC

A Liebherr 91EC Tower Crane celebrates 20 years of service.

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News | 12.11.2018

Downer welcomes R 9400

Downer’s recent addition of a R 9400 to their fleet in WA received praise for Liebherr-Australia’s build team.

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News | 12.11.2018

Andrew Esquilant inducted into CICA Hall of Fame

Liebherr-Australia Board Member, Andrew Esquilant, has been honoured by CICA with his induction into their Hall of Fame.

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News | 06.11.2018

PR 766 Delivery in Victoria

Victoria receives delivery of a new PR 766 dozer.

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News | 26.10.2018

A 918 for Civil Construction in New Zealand

Civil Construction adds an A 918 Wheeled Excavator to their Fleet in New Zealand.

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News | 07.09.2018

XPower® showcased in Sydney’s North

Earthmoving Equipment Magazine showcases the Liebherr L 556 XPower®.

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News | 17.08.2018

HS 895 HD performing well in Victorian Sand Quarry

The gamble for Liebherr-Australia’s Crawler Crane Division to bring the largest heavy duty crawler crane to Australia has paid off for Liebherr and our customer.

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News | 16.08.2018

TENEX adds Liebherr to their fleet

Rail maintenance provider, TENEX Rail, receives delivery of three Liebherr machines to Victoria.

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News | 14.08.2018

Cleanaway adds to Liebherr fleet in Brisbane

Eight new machines including dozer, material handlers and wheel loaders, have been delivered to Cleanaway in Brisbane.

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News | 13.08.2018

Australia to welcome largest Mobile Crane in Southern Hemisphere

The largest crane in the southern hemisphere is soon to land in Australia.

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News | 02.08.2018

Fortescue Metals Group secure rental of new Liebherr R 996B Excavator

National Plant & Equipment has purchased two Liebherr R 996B excavators, adding to its already large and ever-growing fleet of over 250 items of mining equipment.

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News | 16.07.2018

Another Mobile Harbour Crane for Qube

Qube orders its ninth Liebherr harbour crane, an LHM 550.

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News | 16.07.2018

Joyce Kranes orders first Liebherr Maritime Crane

First Liebherr Maritime Crane for Joyce Kranes.

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News | 27.06.2018

Macmahon takes delivery of first R 9800

Byerwen Coal Mine and Macmahon contractors have welcomes their first R 9800.

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News | 01.06.2018

Liebherr wins at Safe Way Awards

Liebherr takes home the Platinum Award and Innovation Award at this year’s Safe Way Awards.

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News | 01.06.2018

Another R 9800 for Goonyella Riverside Fleet

BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) welcomed a new R 9800 to their fleet at Goonyella Riverside coal mine in March to add to their three existing R 9800s on site.

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News | 01.06.2018

Handcrafted R 9800 Model impressed in Perth

The incredible R 9800 mining excavator model pictured, handcrafted by fan Ron Smith, was on display at the Liebherr Redcliffe Branch earlier this year.

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News | 01.06.2018

Redcliffe Art Sculpture Unveiled

As part of the development approval for the Parts Warehouse at the Liebherr-Australia Perth facility, the City of Belmont required Liebherr to contribute to their Public Art Scheme.

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News | 01.06.2018

Maritime Cranes’ first LHM Crane Relocation in Australia

Liebherr-Australia Maritime Cranes Division was recently involved in its first relocation of an LHM Crane within an Australian port, instigated by the introduction of LHM cranes into Maritime’s product portfolio in Australia.

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News | 01.06.2018

L 556 XPower® Delivered to Fulton Hogan in New Zealand

Fulton Hogan, who has been building roads, ports, airports, infrastructure and property throughout Australasia for more than 80 years, recently took delivery of a L 556 XPower® at their Sand Plant in Tauranga, New Zealand.

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News | 01.06.2018

QUBE orders LHM 420 for Bell Bay, Tasmania

Earlier this year, Qube, a major port solutions provider in Australia, ordered a new LHM 420 for the port in Bell Bay, Tasmania.

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News | 01.06.2018

Third Liebherr Wheel Loader for Jordan Rail

Jordan Rail Pty. Ltd. took delivery of their third Liebherr wheel loader in Western Victoria in March 2018. The L 550 XPower®, equipped with industrial linkage and quick hitch to accommodate diverse attachments like buckets, forks and crane jibs, will work in rail maintenance and rail construction applications throughout Victoria.

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News | 01.06.2018

Two LH 30 Material Handlers delivered to Metalco

New Zealand based scrap metal recycler, Metalco Recyclers Ltd, recently took delivery of two Liebherr LH 30 M Material Handlers at their main steel processing yard in Te Puke on the North Island.

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News | 01.06.2018

Boom for Adelaide Workshop

The Liebherr-Australia Adelaide Fabrication Shop is currently experiencing an increase in workload with mining buckets consistently being delivered for both our customers’ ongoing requirements and for new machine deliveries.

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News | 12.04.2018

Liebherr achieves the highest turnover in the Group's history

In 2017, the Liebherr Group achieved the highest turnover in the Group's history, with total sales of € 9,845 million. Compared to the previous year, the family-run company increased its revenue by 9.3%. The Group is expecting further sales growth for 2018.

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News | 09.04.2018

BGC recognises outstanding Customer Support

Liebherr employees demonstrate excellent customer support for BGC.

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News | 04.12.2017

Australia’s first R 950 Tunnel Excavators delivered into NSW

The NSW infrastructure boom is well underway with an unprecedented amount of projects on the move providing many job opportunities and improvements in various locations across the state.

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News | 17.11.2017

Liebherr Mining Facilities Certification

In 2014, Liebherr Mining Division recognised the need for more harmonised and updated business processes to meet ever-changing customer, technical quality and business needs in a challenging global mining environment.

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News | 12.10.2017

Cleanaway choose Liebherr

Liebherr-Australia’s Earthmoving division has recently continued its success with Cleanaway, Australia’s leading waste management, recycling and industrial services company, operating a national network of unique collection, processing, treatment and landfill assets from over 200 locations across Australia, after being awarded a substantial amount of new Liebherr waste and recycling mobile equipment for its upcoming Brisbane City Council Contract which is due to commence in mid-2018.

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News | 29.09.2017

Liebherr-Australia Delivers the First Custom-Made R 9800 HP Bucket

After several months of customer engagement, planning and design modifications, Liebherr Mt Thorley, Liebherr Colmar and the Liebherr Fabrication Shop in Adelaide have successfully combined their innate customer and product knowledge to design and commercialise second fit bucket solutions for both Thiess Mt Owen and Glencore Mangoola.

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News | 04.09.2017

Evolution Mining adds Liebherr R 9400 mining excavator to Lake Cowal Fleet

Evolution Mining has recently taken delivery of a new Liebherr R 9400 excavator at their Lake Cowal gold operation near West Wyalong in far western NSW.

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News | 19.08.2017

Veolia introduces Liebherr into their fleet

Veolia, the global waste management organisation, discussed Liebherr machinery’s input to achieving their safety, efficiency and sustainability goals in an article in the August Issue of Earthmoving Equipment Magazine.

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News | 12.08.2017

Liebherr equipment at Adelaide Resource Recovery Centre

A feature story on the Adelaide Resource Recovery Centre and their use of Liebherr LH 22, LH 24 and L 586 XPower® machines was published in the August Issue of Earthmoving Equipment Magazine.

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News | 24.07.2017

Downer delivers Australia’s newest R 9800 Mining Excavator

Downer Mining recently purchased a Liebherr R 9800 BH excavator for its BMA Goonyella contract mining operations. The new machine added to the fleet of Liebherr excavators purchased since 2009, which includes four R 9800 BH excavators and four R 9400 excavators, used in both coal and iron ore applications.

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News | 21.07.2017

Perth branch wins 2nd place at BHP HSEC Awards

Congratulations to the team at Perth’s Mining branch who received 2nd place at the BHP Iron Ore Contractor HSEC Awards, for improving the safety and efficiency of the R 9400 engine module replacement.

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News | 08.07.2017

Modular Milestone for Liebherr-Australia

Liebherr-Australia’s Perth-based Modular Maintenance Program has achieved a monumental milestone of successfully supplying the fiftieth and fifty-first Power Pack Modules (R 996 B and R 9400 Mining Excavators) since the program began in 2015.

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News | 07.07.2017

QCoal see arrival of their new R 996 B Mining Excavator

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics kindly invited the Liebherr sales team and our future customers QCoal to take a tour of the M/V Thalatta, which transported their new R 996 B Mining Excavator from Europe to Brisbane.

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News | 07.06.2017

Minister Visit in Sydney

In June, Andrew Esquilant (Liebherr-Australia General Manager Mobile Cranes) met with the Minister for Roads, Maritime & Freight the Honorable Melinda Pavey MP, her colleagues, and CEO of the Crane Industry Council of Australia, Brandon Hitch.

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News | 26.04.2017

The Liebherr Group achieved €9,009 million turnover in business year 2016

In 2016, in a difficult market environment Liebherr achieved the third-highest turnover in the Group's history, with total sales of €9,009 million. Compared to the record year of 2015, this represents a decrease of €228 million or 2.5%.

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News | 24.04.2017

Liebherr-Australia at Diesel, Dirt & Turf Expo

The Earthmoving & Material Handling division of Liebherr-Australia displayed seven machines in a 500m² outdoor stand, including the L 546 Wheel Loader, L 556 XPower® Wheel Loader, L 580 XPower® Wheel Loader, PR 736 Dozer, LR 634 Crawler Loader, R 922 Crawler Excavator, and LH 24 M Material Handler.

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News | 20.03.2017

Glencore’s Bulga welcomes third Liebherr excavator in 12 months

Bulga Open Cut, a key asset of Glencore Coal Assets, and a strategic site to Liebherr-Australia’s Mt Thorley branch, proudly welcomed the first Liebherr R 9100 commissioned in the Hunter Valley on 20 March 2017.

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News | 10.02.2017

A 922 Rail Excavator impresses DPTI Adelaide

Department of Planning Transport and Infrastructure (DPTI) Rail Maintenance Division in Adelaide called a tender for a Road Rail excavator that was to meet a list of requirements.

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News | 20.01.2017

Perth branch leads the way to Safety through Innovation

Liebherr-Australia Perth branch was recently recognised as gaining Second place in the Innovation Category for the 2016 IFAP/CGU Safe Way Awards.

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News | 10.01.2017

Rocky Point Mulching – Australian Farmer Of The Year 2016 Winners

Rocky Point Mulching is a third-generation family owned and operated business, which focuses on environmental sustainability, renewable resources and recovery development.

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News | 15.12.2016

Moolarben and Mt Thorley branch deliver the first repowered R 996 B mining excavator in the Hunter Valley

In a long standing tradition of collaboration between Moolarben Coal Operations (MCO) and Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd., the first R 996 B engine repower module was performed successfully this spring. In keeping with the six pillars that define Liebherr Mining, the genesis of this initiative came from a shared desire for efficiency, reliability and customer service.

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News | 14.12.2016

Veolia chooses Liebherr for Sydney Waste sites#

Veolia have recently taken delivery of a fleet of Liebherr wheel loaders and material handlers for a number of their existing and new Veolia waste sites in the Sydney Metro area.

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News | 06.10.2016

35 Years of Liebherr-Australia

In October, Liebherr-Australia celebrates 35 years of incorporation and, in this time, has seen a steady, continual growth and expansion of divisions, branches, and products.

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News | 08.09.2016

Liebherr R 9150 mining excavator early performance ‘very encouraging’ at Mt Magnet, says Watpac

Watpac continues to embrace some of the mining industry’s latest technologies by adding Australia’s first Liebherr R 9150 mining excavator carrying out load and haul duties to their mining fleet.

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News | 22.07.2016

Liebherr T 264 mining truck hits Australia!

Liebherr-Australia has just received five new 240 tonne T 264 off highway mining trucks in Australia, which will be assembled and available for inspection in Mackay by interested parties.

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News | 01.07.2016

XPower - The new Liebherr Wheel Loader Generation

Liebherr XPower is an integrated, innovative machine concept that sets new standards in terms of fuel efficiency, performance, robust design and comfort.

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News | 28.06.2016

Second Bucket Created for R 9150 mining excavator

A 4.4m3 scaling bucket was fabricated under direction by a valued Liebherr customer in the Pilbara. This scaling bucket will be used to clean ditches around the coarse ore stockpile and the client is easily able to interchange this with the 5.4m3 digging bucket already in use on the machine.

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News | 27.06.2016

Landmark delivery – R 9150 mining excavator

The Liebherr-Australia Pty. Ltd. branch in Perth has delivered the first R 9150 backhoe unit into the Pilbara area of Western Australia, known for its dry harsh landscapes and vast mineral deposits.

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News | 20.06.2016

First-class Crane Training

As a global market leader for Mobile cranes, the newly formed Training Department support both employees and customers by offering courses by Liebherr factory trained employees.

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News | 16.06.2016

The first in a line of legends still going strong!

As Liebherr Australia looks back at its 35 years of successfully serving the Australian industry, it is pertinent to take a look at the machines that helped shape our standing.

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News | 15.06.2016

Liebherr Group’s turnover in the 2015 business year reaches a total of 9,237 million €

Liebherr’s total turnover in 2015 was 9,237 million €, the highest figure in the Group’s history and an increase of 414 million € or 4.7 % compared with the previous year.

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News | 03.05.2016

Liebherr-Australia Earthmoving Tour to Europe

In April, three Liebherr-Australia and New Zealand employees from the Earthmoving division took 15 high priority Earthmoving customers and partners on a 10-day tour of Europe.

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News | 08.03.2016

Earthmoving Division has Major Customer Success

Liebherr-Australia Earthmoving Division has had success in their earthmoving, material handling and waste sectors.

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News | 02.03.2016

Liebherr-Australia National Apprentice for 2015

At the end of 2015, the National Apprentice of the Year was announced.

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News | 01.03.2016

Liebherr-Australia and The Bloomfield Group – partnering for a world-first

The new Liebherr PR 776 mining dozer has been undergoing rigorous performance, structural, and competitor testing at Rix’s Creek mine, owned by The Bloomfield Group.

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News | 13.01.2016

Liebherr-Australia Adelaide Mining Operations now ISO 9001 certified

Hard work and dedication over a period of months has meant that the Liebherr-Australia Adelaide Mining Operations are now ISO 9001 quality certified.

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News | 28.12.2015

Richgro Look to Liebherr

Proudly Australian owned and family operated over four generations, Richgro’s mission is to create great gardens in an environmentally responsible manner with quality, innovative products for all Australian gardeners.

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News | 23.12.2015

Another Liebherr in the Valley

Over the past four years Maitland City Council had considerations with the life expectancy of its landfill: predominantly due to the site reaching its capacity, factoring a growing Local Government Area population and compaction issues, the Mount Vincent waste landfill site had only two years life left.

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News | 22.12.2015

Raw Metal Corp Picks Up Liebherr Material Handlers

The Liebherr material handler is specifically designed for operating in the scrap metal industry, and it delivers unrivalled levels of reliability and running costs per hour and is the latest addition to the state-of-the art machinery and infrastructure at Raw Metal Corp.

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News | 21.12.2015

Toll Transport Partnership

Mid-year, Liebherr-Australia commenced a new contract with Toll to supply a range of logistics services across four operating divisions of the Toll Group.

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News | 20.12.2015

Mobile Harbour Crane Deliveries

In 2015, Liebherr delivered two new mobile harbour cranes to Australia and New Zealand. In Australia, Qube Ports enhanced their fleet in Darwin where an LHM 550 started operation earlier this year.

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News | 18.12.2015

Liebherr and Thiess work together for Children’s TV show

Earlier in the year, Liebherr-Australia were approached by a German film company, Mingamedia, on behalf of one of their programs, Krasse Kolosse.

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News | 17.12.2015

Safety Award for LTI Free Period

Liebherr-Australia is pleased to announce that our Perth Mining branch has received a prestigious Industrial Foundation for Accident Prevention (IFAP) Gold Safety Award for the fourth consecutive year!

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News | 25.11.215

Liebherr-Australia welcomes 100th T 282 truck among fleet of 14

Earlier in the year, Liebherr-Australia welcomed the arrival of the country’s 100th T 282 ultra-class haul truck. This milestone unit was part of a delivery of large fleet of fourteen (14) T 282 C ultra-class haul trucks to a valued customer in the coal-rich Bowen Basin in North Queensland.

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