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Where safety and accuracy can’t be an option!
Petrochemical installations and power plants are no a playground. One hundred percent reliability, safety and accuracy are required when construction works are executed. No matter if we are talking the setup of a completely new plant, the renovation of an existing installation or the maintenance of a facility.
This is exactly where our LR cranes come into play. With loads up to 3,000 t, our crawler cranes are able execute every possible lifting job in these applications while offering the highest possible level of safety for the crane operators and the surroundings – on flat land as well as in mountainous areas.
The 1,000t LR 11000 crawler crane was transported to the Petrom refinery in Plojesti, near the Romanian capital Bucharest. In the course of the modernisation of the plant, several columns had to be hoisted.
The largest of the massive steel cylinders measured 58 metres in length with a 4-metre diameter and weighed in at 335 t. It was a tricky job since the work had to be carried out with the plant running...
As part of the energy reforms in Mexico, the "Miguel Hidalgo" oil refinery in Tula is being modernised.
Mexican crane contractor ESEASA carried out the hoisting work on behalf of construction contractor ICA Flour, using three Liebherr crawler cranes. They included the largest conventional crawler crane in the world, the LR 13000...
The LR 11350 erected a complete pre-formed ring linger during the construction of reactor block 3 at the Kakrapar Nuclear Power Plant in India. With a diameter of around 50 m and a total weight of approx. 170 t, the ring was probably the dimensionally largest single structure ever to be hoisted by a crane in India...
Our LR crawler cranes are suitable for a wide range of applications with their extremely variable boom system. Depending on your requirements the best combination for a lifting job can be assembled from our extensive modular boom kit.
All our boom systems are developed inhouse and thoroughly tested on our own test sites before released into the market.
The continuous improvement and expansion of the service network is part of Liebherr’s commitment to offer the best possible support to customers worldwide.
From professionals for professionals: In our training centres we provide you with a wide range of training. Well-trained personnel increase the safety at work.