Mammoet removes bridge in Austria city centre

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Exact planning and custom engineering ensure on-time delivery with minimum disruption in Vienna, Austria More than 30 years ago, a freeway junction on the Vienna southeast tangent in Austria was built but never put into operation. As part of a recent redevelopment program, the last bridge section of this “closed exit” would be demolished. Due … Read more

Liebherr LR 1700-1.0 Premiere Job at Paderborn Wind Farm

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LR 1700-1.0 proves its worth in the construction of a powerful wind turbine. Crane companies Hofmann and Wasel take delivery of first machines   Crawler crane sets new standards in its class – all innovations on board  – Lifting capacities of the LR 1750/2 achieved or even surpassed in the wind farm Time for something new! … Read more

Tadano cranes offering under one platform

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Offering advanced search options and features, the new Tadano regional websites are the next step in brand harmonization for customers in Europe and Pan American regions. Taking another step toward harmonization under the one Tadano brand, Tadano launches new regional websites for customers in Europe and Pan America (North, Central, and South America and the … Read more

Duo Demag crawlers lift 700-tonne refinery column

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“This kind of project is not something you see every day in Germany,” says Stefan Schmidbauer, the managing director of the crane service provider of the same name. And he is definitely right. Lifts that depend on a 1,600-tonne crane such as the CC 8800-1 are really not a frequent thing – and in this … Read more

Robert Baran Crane Group orders 10 Tadano all-terrain and crawler cranes

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Tadano AC and CC cranes have long been a mainstay at the construction projects carried out by Polish crane service provider Robert Baran Crane Group. And this is not about to change any time soon – quite the opposite, in fact! After all, Baran is beefing up its already extensive Tadano fleet with its most … Read more

Sarens Lift and Move Ancient Egyptian Khufu Solar Boat

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Sarens’ client, Besix-Orascom Joint Venture (BOJV), is responsible for building the new Grand Egyptian Museum in Cairo and as part of the project had to install two ancient solar boats in the new museum section. The solar boat had to be lifted from the old Khufu Boat Museum, transported 10km to the new Grand Egyptian … Read more

Wiesbauer and Neeb Crawler Join Forces For Wind Turbine Tandem

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Recently heavy lift crawler cranes from Wiesbauer GmbH & Co.KG and Neeb GmbH & Co. KG. joined forces to lift a gas turbine for the new gas power plant in Marbach am Neckar. The 335t gas turbine was lifted out of the inland waterway barge with their two crawler cranes, Neeb’s Liebherr LR1600 and Wiesbauer’s Demag … Read more

Liebherr in Ehingen switches to climate-neutral HVO fuel

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From September 2021, Liebherr-Werk Ehingen GmbH will power its mobile and crawler cranes exclusively using pure HVO fuel. HVO fuels that comply with standard EN 15940 with a base of hydrating vegetable oils and other synthetic fuels produced using renewable energies can make a valuable contribution to reducing global emissions of greenhouse gases. All Liebherr … Read more

First XCMG XGC11000A completes 6MW wind turbine installation milestone

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The project was conducted in June 2021 to install Dongfang DEW-D5.5S-172 onshore wind turbine. It was a 6MW with a tower height of 103 metres with a rotor diameter of 172 metres The 650-tonne crawler crane XGC11000A is configured with 108+12 metres wind configuration As the last wind blade joined onto the hub, the XCMG … Read more

Duo Demag CC 2800-1 Crawler Tandem Lift 410-tonne Ship

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Crane service provider Hareket relies on tried-and-true Demag duo for tandem lift at Damen shipyard in Antalya. The scenery was like a dream: A bright blue sky, and turquoise water. This meant that the conditions were perfect for lifting the 70-meter-long “Aqua Helix”, which was scheduled for its first-ever launch that day. Before this, however, … Read more

CNECC Set New Construction Record At Zhangzhou Nuclear Plant

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On July 15, 2021, China Nuclear Engineering & Construction Corp (CNECC) has completed the hoisting of the first ring support beam module for the first Zhangzhou Nuclear Power Unit 1 for the Hualong One reactor. It is also the 15th nuclear construction project that CNECC has participated in. The hoisting total weight of the ring … Read more

Sarens puts Liebherr LR11000 into first job in Netherlands

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Sarens takes delivery of Liebherr LR 11000 crawler crane Main criteria behind the decision – high performance and flexible derrick system The first job – erecting 4.65 MW wind turbines with a hub height of 155 metres Global green and heavy haulage contractor Sarens, whose head office is in Wolvertem, Belgium, took delivery of a … Read more

Liebherr crane boom dropped across canal in Belgium

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Last Sunday, a Liebherr LR1400/2 owned by crane rental company Jean Boutique was lifting an old structure of a decommissioned steelworks in Charleroi, Belgium when the crane boom dropped suddenly. The 400-tonne crawler crane was lifting a large conveyor bridge that was running across the canal originally used to transfer material over to the other … Read more

Zoomlion New ZCC13000 Sold To Domestic Customer

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During the Changsha International Construction Equipment Exhibition (CICEE) that was held on 19th May 2021, Zoomlion has sold their ultra-large ZCC13000 crawler to a domestic customer – Shandong Fenglian. With a theme of “Intelligent Manufacturing for a New Future”, Zoomlion has brought more than 60 products from 10 different major product lines including concrete equipment, … Read more

Liebherr LR1300 aids Virginia hospital’s parking garage

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Structural Unlimited  was tasked with constructing the parking garage structure for the new CHKD Mental Healthcare facility. The first floor of the parking garage is 19 feet 10.5 inches high to accommodate ambulance needs going to the facility. Structural Unlimited used one of their 330-ton Liebherr LR 1300.1 SX crawler cranes fitted with carbon fiber … Read more

Spie Batignolles duo Sennebogen 6140E to remove power lines

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The Réseau de Transport d’Electricité (RTE) operates the French transmission network for electricity and is currently installing 4 underground power lines of 225,000 volts between the communes of Saint-Denis, Île Saint-Denis and Villeneuve la Garenne. By 2024, 15 km of overhead power lines and 27 pylons will be removed, making more than 80 hectares of … Read more

Select Receives First Liebherr LR1250.1 Unplugged in UK

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The first 250 tonne Liebherr LR 1250.1 Unplugged electric crawler crane in the UK has been handed over to Select Plant Hire. The new crane is only the second of Liebherr’s new Unplugged models to be shipped so far, the first having gone to a Kynningsrud/Nordic Crane. The crane models was unveiled last year in … Read more

Liebherr unveils new battery electric crawler cranes

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Liebherr has announced the introduction of its first battery electric crawler cranes with the 200 tonne LR 1200.1 Unplugged and 250 tonne LR 1250.1 Unplugged crawler crane model. The new cranes, developed by Liebherr Nenzing – which designs and builds Liebherr duty cycle and lift cranes up to 300 tonnes capacity – have the same … Read more

Kynningsrud Contributes Cleaner World with First Liebherr electric crawler

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With the national targets in reducing greenhouse gas emissions, the new LR 1250.1 Unplugged has helped Kynningsrud Nordic Crane taking a big step in the direction of a greener world. The launch of the green-coloured Liebherr has excited the audience as the Vice President of the Norwegian Parliament had the honoured to cut the ribbon … Read more

Liebherr test new kit for LR1800-1.0

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With more than ten 800 tonne Liebherr crawler cranes delivered across Europe, North America and Asia, all of the models are suitable for a variety of heavy-lift applications. The crawlers come equipped with the standard 650 tonne S head section and are used for hefty hoisting work in industry and for wind turbine erection jobs. … Read more

How does Liebherr SX Boom System works

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SX boom system helps to increases lifting capacity and lifting height of Liebherr 750-tonne lattice boom cranes to the 1,000 tonne class for erecting wind turbines. Beating Larger Capacity Class Crawlers Liebherr has developed a completely new boom system in 2017, designated as SX for its own 750-tonne lattice boom LG1750/2 and LG1750 for erecting … Read more

Sany America debuts two crawler cranes

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Sany America unveiled two new lattice boom crawler crans for the North America market at Conexpo 2020 in Las Vegas, USA. The models originate from the Sany’s Group existing crawler portfolio but have been specifically refined for the North American market. The two new crawlers are the 100-tonne Sany SCA1000A crawler and 260-tonne Sany SCA2600A. … Read more

Crawler collapsed in Los Angeles

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The boom and luffing jib of a crawler crane came down at a stadium in Inglewood, Los Angeles, California on Friday. The incident occurred on the new $5 billion, 70,000 seat SoFi Stadium, which will be the home of the LA Rams and LA Chargers football teams due to open in July this year. It … Read more

Manitowoc launches MLC150-1 crawler crane

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Manitowoc is definitely maximizing their exposure during ConExpo 2020 with the launching of yet another new model before the exhibition. The latest crane added to their line of products is the 150-tonne crawler crane, MLC150-1. The Manitowoc MLC150-1 has new features that make it easier to transport to the job site and quicker assembly than … Read more

Tiong Woon implements Boom Booster

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As one of the world’s largest cranes, there aren’t many jobs out of the reach of a Demag CC 8800-1 lattice boom crawler crane. Singapore-based lifting and transport specialist Tiong Woon had to go beyond the standard configuration for a recent refinery job. To lift a 100 metre, 510-tonne C3 splitter column the 1,600-tonne capacity … Read more