Tag: Liebherr

New Flat Top Tower Crane from Liebherr

Liebherr has added a new model to their selection of flat top tower cranes. The 470 EC-B in 17.6 and 22-ton configurations joins the top end of their EC-B series with engineering for easy assembly Read More

March 14th, 2022 | Tags: , ,

Send in the Mega Cranes

In years past, the use of super heavylift cranes around the world was a rare site. The reason being was jobs requiring lifts above 1,500 tons were few and far between. A story in the Read More

February 10th, 2022 | Tags: , , ,

New Liebherr Crane Reaches Higher Than Ever

The LTM 1300-6.3 is the latest 330-ton all-terrain crane by German-Swiss manufacturer Liebherr and sets a new record for carrying a 90-meter (275 feet) main boom within a 12 tonne (13.45 US ton) axle load. Read More

January 20th, 2022 | Tags: ,

Liebherr to Expand Technology for Remote Work

The Covid-19 pandemic has significantly changed how work is performed in many industries. Thanks to social distancing protocols, many workers now perform their job from home or other remote office environment in order to prevent Read More

July 27th, 2021 | Tags: , , ,

Huge Port Canaveral Crane Moves to New Berth

The largest mobile harbor crane in the United States is located in Florida at Port Canaveral and has been in service for two years. The crane was recently relocated to a new multipurpose berth called Read More

April 20th, 2021 | Tags: , ,

Impressive Crane Lift at Tiffany’s in NYC

A post last month at International Cranes’ website tells the story of one crane lifting another to the top of the iconic Tiffany & Company on Fifth Avenue in midtown New York City. Dubbed a Read More


Heavy Machinery Builds Christmas Cookies in Video

With Christmas just a couple days away, professional and home bakers everywhere have been busy in the kitchen making sweet and tasty treats for the holidays. Liebherr has released a video of some of its Read More

December 23rd, 2020 | Tags: , , , ,

Liebherr Debuts Electric Crawler Cranes

Austrian crane manufacturer Liebherr Nenzing has brought battery power to the crawler crane market with the introduction two all electric models. The 200 tonne LR 1200.1 and 250 tonne LR 1250.1 lattice boom cranes feature Read More

December 16th, 2020 | Tags: , , ,

LEGO Introduces Liebherr R 9800 Excavator

The LEGO® company has released some great crane and heavy equipment replica kits over the last few years including the Technic™ Rough Terrain Crane, Compact Crawler Crane, and 6×6 All Terrain Tow Truck. Now comes Read More

December 4th, 2019 | Tags: , ,

When One Crane is Not Enough

Construction projects are greatly helped when a crane is present to do heavy lifting on the job site. But what if the size of the project is larger than what one crane can handle? Bring Read More


All New – Liebherr LTM 1500-8.1 – Sims Crane 2017

The Sims Crane team has spent weeks training on the mobilization and operation of the new Liebherr LTM 1500-8.1 at our headquarters in Tampa, Florida. The LTM 1500 is a 550 ton rate capacity all Read More


Liebherr Now Offers a 275-ton All-Terrain

Last week at the Liebherr Customer Days event in Ehingen, Germany, the crane company unveiled the new 275-ton LTM 1250-5.1 all-terrain crane. The five-axle crane builds on the success of the LTM 1220-5.2, offering a Read More


Crane Industry Changing Engine Standards, part 1

What’s under the hood of a crane is always important, but as engine regulation has increased the critical details of the engine become even more crucial. Zak Garner-Purkis looks at one of the most affected Read More

October 24th, 2014 | Tags: , , , ,

Liebherr Uses New Technology to Reduce Necessary Counterweight

Liebherr has introduced a new boom erection concept for crawler cranes, which allows an auxiliary crane to replace the majority of the assembly ballast. The new approach should work particularly well on wind farms, where Read More


Liebherr Delivers 30,000th Mobile Crane

After the delivery of an LTM 1500-8.1, Liebherr-Werk Ehingen GmbH can now boast the proud total of 30,000 mobile cranes supplied to customers. The Liebherr’s 550-ton crane was supplied to the Mexican company Grupo DPH, Read More

July 10th, 2014 | Tags: , , ,