08/09/2018 More power for Brazilian industrial company Montcalm from a Liebherr LTM 1250-5.1 mobile crane

  • Montcalm will use the new LTM 1250-5.1 mobile crane in its own jobsites
  • The high quality and durability of Liebherr cranes were the main criteria behind the purchase
  • The crane handover took place during the Customer Days in Ehingen

Completely ready for industrial and assembly work – that is what the new LTM 1250-5.1 is facing. The mobile crane was officially handed over to Paulo Simonsen, Managing Director of the Brazilian company Montcalm Montagens Industriais S/A. on 14th of June at the Customer Days at the Liebherr Plant in Ehingen. Montcalm will use its new 250-tonne crane exclusively for the company's own jobsites.

From left to right: Patricia Veser (Liebherr-Werk Ehingen GmbH), Paulo Simonsen (Montcalm Montagens Industriais S/A) and Cesar Schmidt (Liebherr Brasil G.M.O. Ltda.) at the crane handover in Ehingen.

From left to right: Patricia Veser (Liebherr-Werk Ehingen GmbH), Paulo Simonsen (Montcalm Montagens Industriais S/A) and Cesar Schmidt (Liebherr Brasil G.M.O. Ltda.) at the crane handover in Ehingen.

Operating across the Brazilian territory, MONTCALM offers fully integrated engineering, civil and electromechanical construction solutions in various sectors such as oil and gas, cement, steel and paper plants, in the fertiliser industry, petrochemical plants, the textile industry and infrastructure. Montcalm carries out both the construction of full new plants as well as refurbishment and maintenance work of all types. The new Liebherr LTM 1250-5.1 will immediately be sent on its way to its first job as soon as it arrives in Brazil – assembly work at the Sergipe Thermoelectric Power Plant located in Barra dos Coqueiros, construction plant conducted by General Electric (GE).

"High quality, durable machines like Liebherr mobile and crawler cranes are very important to us. Our LTM 1200/1 built in 2002 is still very reliable and powerful today", says Paulo Simonsen, Managing Director at Montcalm Montagens Industriais S/A. The fleet also includes an LR 1400/2, two LTR 1220s and an LTR 1100 from Liebherr. In total, the São Paulo-based company employees 3000 people. "We have an honest, objective yet close relationship with Liebherr – for both technical and administrative matters", says Paulo Simonsen. "Furthermore, we can always rely on obtaining fast assistance from its service personnel."