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Stay informed and learn about all recent news regarding the development of the new D98 diesel engine series by Liebherr.

03/2017 - Avoiding crankshaft axial vibrations

In developing the new D98 engines, Liebherr is investigating the effects of various forms of crankshaft loading in order to attenuate limitation on engine performance imposed by this vital component. Dr. Béchir Mokdad from Colmar and Dr. Christoph Henninger from Bulle have published an article regarding this subject in the March 2017 Special Edition of MTZ industrial.

Article in MTZ industrial magazine

23/02/2017 - D9812 rewarded with Diesel of the Year award

The Editorial Committee of Diesel magazine has nominated Liebherr's D9812 engine as Diesel of the Year 2017. The award ceremony honoring the most innovative engine of the year took place on February 23 within the framework of the 30th Samoter exhibition in Verona (Italy).

Press release

18/10/2016 - Kohler and Liebherr collaboration announced

At an official presentation, Kohler and Liebherr announced their collaboration. In close cooperation, specialists of the two organisations developed two highly efficient and reliable G-Drive diesel engines based on a modular design.

Press release

09/2016 - Presentation of D9812 at Minexpo in Las Vegas

At Minexpo 2016 in Las Vegas, the V12 variant of the D98 series has been presented to the American market in a special mining configuration. Check out all the information about the new highly productive and efficient D9812 in the official press release.

Press release

09/2016 - The D9812: A mining engine

In an exclusive interview with Diesel Progress North America (09/2016), engine experts from Liebherr give an insight into the brand new D9812. Have a look at the interview and discover how the D98 series fulfills the requirements and needs of the mining industry.

Read the whole interview (PDF, 914 KB)

11/04/2016 - First presentation of D9812 at Bauma Munich

At Bauma 2016 in Munich, Liebherr unveiled the new D98 large diesel engine series. A protoye of the V12 - the first cylinder variant to appear - was presented to the public for the first time. The engine aroused vivid interest and attracted plenty of vistiors.

Press release

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Liebherr is pleased to unveil its brand new D98 large diesel engine series. It extends the current portfolio with the most powerful engines ever built by Liebherr.

Liebherr is pleased to unveil its brand new D98 large diesel engine series. It extends the current portfolio with the most powerful engines ever built by Liebherr. View video

Liebherr is pleased to unveil its brand new D98 large diesel engine series. It extends the current portfolio with the most powerful engines ever built by Liebherr.

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