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Press releases | 02/28/2024

Wittrock and Ulferts groups order another mobile crane package from Liebherr

Dozens of branches throughout Germany, long-established companies, well-known names in the crane, heavy haulage and work platform industry such as Herrmann & Wittrock, Titschkus & Wittrock, Ulferts, and Ulferts & Wittrock – at the end of last year, this corporate network once again ordered a crane package from Liebherr. Around 50 mobile cranes with three to six axles will be delivered to various locations throughout Germany from spring to autumn. Find out more

Press releases | 02/08/2024

Liebherr LTM 1650-8.1 installs chiller units against the backdrop of the Frankfurt skyline

Kastor and Pollux are twin towers in Frankfurt am Main. They bear the names of an inseparable pair of brothers from Greek mythology. The two towers form the "Forum" high-rise complex on the Platz der Einheit and are part of the Frankfurt skyline. In mid-January, a crane boom with a length of over 120 metres was added to the silhouette – an LTM 1650-8.1 from crane and heavy haulage contractor Eisele AG replaced chiller units on Kastor. Assembly and removal of the eight-axle crane, as well as all the lifting work, had to be completed over one weekend. Find out more

Press releases | 02/06/2024

Liebherr LTM 1450-8.1 mobile crane couples timber modules with reinforced concrete carcass for care home

The Illertissen Caritas Association (illerSENIO) is currently building Germany's largest care home in Vöhringen using a timber-hybrid modular construction. In parallel to the reinforced concrete corpus, 158 completely finished residents' rooms were prefabricated at a specialist timber construction company. A Liebherr LTM 1450-8.1 mobile crane from Schußmann Kranservice GmbH coupled the modules and carcass. Find out more

Press releases | 02/05/2024

Expertise and Liebherr power in a two-pack

A refurbished lock gate at the Gambsheim Rhine lock (France) on Europe's most important waterway had to be reinstalled in the large lock system last autumn after ten months of repairs. The company commissioned with the crane work, MSG Krandienst GmbH, based in Kehl (Baden-Württemberg), arrived on site with four mobile cranes. MSG sent two of its state-of-the-art Liebherr mobile cranes to the lock structure on the French side of the Rhine to lift the 84-tonne gate into place. Find out more

Press releases | 01/30/2024

A first in Mexico: Gruas y Maniobras del Bajio takes delivery of a Liebherr LTM 1650-8.1

The crane and transport company Gruas y Maniobras del Bajio S.A. de C.V. (GMB) has taken delivery of the first Liebherr LTM 1650-8.1 mobile crane in Mexico. The new 700-tonne crane will significantly strengthen the crane fleet of the company based in Santiago de Querétaro in central Mexico. To date, a 350-tonner was its largest mobile crane. Find out more

Press releases | 01/29/2024

Hand in hand: Liebherr LTM 1650-8.1 and LTM 1450-8.1 mobile cranes master complex bridge renovation project

Due to damage to the Hammesberg Wupper Bridge in Wuppertal Heckinghausen, built in 1965, it is now being replaced by a new bridge. After dismantling the old structure, two large Liebherr mobile cranes – an LTM 1650-8.1 from Autokrane Schares GmbH and an LTM 1450-8.1 from Dornseiff Autokrane & Schwertransporte GmbH – lifted eight 85-tonne precast concrete elements onto the abutments over the Wupper. Find out more

Press releases | 01/25/2024

18 new Liebherr cranes for ACT in Saudi Arabia

Arabian Consolidated Trading Est. has placed a major order with Liebherr: the Saudi Arabian crane and heavy haulage company ordered 18 new cranes in December 2023. The Liebherr subsidiary in Saudi Arabia, Saudi Liebherr Company Ltd, ensures a smooth partnership and reliable services. Find out more

Press releases | 01/24/2024

More lifting power, less CO2 – new LTM 1070-4.2 for Bruns in Magdeburg

Bruns Schwerlast GmbH purchased three new Liebherr cranes last year. In addition to an LTR 1100 and an LTM 1050-3.1, an LTM 1070-4.2 was recently added to the crane hire company’s fleet. Equipped with ECOmode and ECOdrive, the latter model is characterised by reduced fuel consumption and lower noise emissions. Find out more

Press releases | 01/23/2024

First mobile crane in the fleet: Stützle-Späth takes delivery of a Liebherr LTM 1110-5.2

Stützle-Späth GmbH & Co KG has purchased its first mobile crane. An LTM 1110-5.2 now lines up alongside dozens of work platforms, forklifts and loading cranes in its fleet. This model is one of the first Liebherr 110-tonne cranes equipped with the LICCON3 crane control system, redesigned cabs and new paintwork. Find out more

Press releases | 01/18/2024

Thömen assembles two railway bridges in Berlin with a Liebherr LR 1800-1.0

“I'm delighted,” says Dino Wachsbaum from Thömen Schwertransport und Krantechnik GmbH about the LR 1800-1.0. He operated the 800-tonne Liebherr crawler crane on its first job in Berlin: Thömen assembled two railway bridges in the Neukölln district. The BTT-E wireless remote control made it much easier to set up and dismantle the heavy-duty crane in the confined space. Find out more

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