News

An order has been placed for six new Liebherr mobile cranes with load capacities between 45 and 200 tonnes by BKL Baukran Logistik GmbH.

10/07/2014

The 30,000th Liebherr mobile crane is an LTM 1500-8.1 and was supplied to the Mexican company Grupo DPH.

28/06/2014

Two Liebherr cranes are involved in an airport project on Saint Helena.

21/06/2014

An LR 13000, operated by Mammoet, has been in Bremerhaven, Germany, for the installation of 87 m long and 940 t heavy jack-up legs in the "Aeolus" jack-up vessel.

24/05/2014

The innovative system “Variable Supporting Base – VarioBase” from Liebherr received the ESTA Award of Excellence in the category “safety”.

20/05/2014

Thousands of visitors came to the Liebherr booth from April 21-25 at Expomin 2014 in Santiago, Chile.

15/05/2014

Over 40 Liebherr tower cranes from the EC-B and EC-H crane systems are being used for the first phase of the “aspern+ Vienna’s Urban Lakeside” construction project in Austria.

09/05/2014

The company received this award for the development and deployment of a comprehensive strategic planning and management system in order to affect company-wide transformation and change.

11/04/2014

The five 1250 HC cranes used at two mining projects in Chile have one of the highest lifting capacities of any tower cranes in Latin America

10/04/2014

Liebherr will exhibit a diverse range of material handling equipment at the 2014 ISRI Convention and Exposition, the world’s largest scrap recycling industry convention, to be held at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, from April 8 to 10, 2014.

09/04/2014

More visitors, more intensive talks with customers than in 2011, interesting prospects for future projects.

10/03/2014

The transport of a fully-assembled Liebherr R 996 B hydraulic mining excavator between two mine sites proved to be the largest complete excavator moved in Australian history.

07/03/2014

First day of the trade show exceeded the expectations for Liebherr

06/03/2014

Liebherr-Baumaschinen AG Reiden delivered four new LTM 1055-3.2 mobile cranes to the Armasuisse, the purchasing division of the Swiss Army, in February.

05/03/2014

The new mobile app to support Liebherr's activities at the 2014 Conexpo is now available for free-of-charge download.

10/02/2014

The Liebherr T 264 mining truck was among the products selected for a 2013 Mining Magazine Award.

04/02/2014

The innovative concept of the Liebherr-PowerBoom for large crawler cranes has received the Design Award from the International Construction Equipment Forum (ICEF).

20/12/2013

At the end of October the new Fixed Cargo Crane (FCC) from Liebherr for the heavy lift crane segment completed its first job at the foot of the Niagara Falls.

29/11/2013

The official Liebherr Mining Facebook and Google+ pages will allow more effective and immediate communication with customers and fans.

23/11/2013

With the TCC 14000-400 D Litronic® Liebherr developed a combined mobile harbour and offshore crane.

12/11/2013

The first two LB 44-510 are being employed in the construction of a particle accelerator in Darmstadt, Germany.

08/11/2013

A Liebherr 200 DR 5/10 Litronic derrick crane was used on the roof of the new Courtyard Marriot Hotel in Montreal, Canada.

31/10/2013

See Liebherr Appliances on display through Gerhard’s Appliances, booth 327

16/10/2013

Liebherr will welcome visitors from 23 to 26 September 2013 at one of the largest mining trade fairs in Latin America.

18/09/2013

From 16 to 21 September, Liebherr presents new gear cutting machines, tools and automation systems at EMO Hannover.

16/09/2013

The Liebherr Mining Training System (LMTS) has been named as a 2013 honors laureate by the Computerworld Honors Program.

05/09/2013

The new Liebherr 220-tonner was used for the erection of a prefabricated concrete building.

13/07/2013

Three new mining excavators will join a large fleet of mining machines working in Southern Africa.

13/07/2013

New sales and service center for Liebherr maritime cranes opened on June 11.

18/06/2013

The integrated Liebherr HCB 1560 refrigerator was awarded the international “GOOD DESIGN” prize for the first time in the USA in 2012.

15/05/2013

Liebherr R 9800 operator Rachel Cameron named finalist for “outstanding mining equipment operator of 2013” in Western Australia.

30/04/2013

After five trade show days, the Liebherr Group has drawn a positive conclusion of the Bauma 2013 in Munich.

20/04/2013

The 2012 business year progressed well for the Liebherr Group: Liebherr increased its total turnover by more than 760 million € (more than 9 %) to 9.1 billion €.

11/04/2013

Liebherr has developed a robot solution for the removal of unsorted parts from a shipping container for industrial applications.

08/04/2013

The Liebherr Mining Training System is awarded for their shift to a blended training approach

29/03/2013

Liebherr Mexico S. de R.L. de C.V. responsible for sales and service of mobile cranes and construction machinery in Mexico

25/03/2013

Liebherr facilities in Newport News, VA (USA) will expand in factory, warehouse, and office space.

22/02/2013

The 240-ton (218 t) T 264 to undergo one year of testing at an open-pit copper mine in USA

31/01/2013

The 30-metre-high sunshade has a span of 53 m and creates shade for an area of 2400 m².

19/01/2013

Liebherr Refrigeration, the worldwide leader in luxury refrigeration, is honored to be presented with a 2012 GOOD DESIGN award for the new HCB 1560 Fully Integrated Refrigerator.

14/01/2013

Liebherr plans to expand its presence in Columbia in the future.

21/12/2012

Currently, eight Liebherr tower cranes are being used in the construction of the new Karolinska Solna university hospital in Stockholm. It is one of the largest public private partnership (PPP) procurement process projects worldwide to date.

01/12/2012

From 28 to 30 November 2012, Liebherr will be presenting products for the wind power industry at Wind Power India in Chennai.

22/11/2012

Nine out of twelve stadium construction projects for the 2014 FIFA Soccer World Cup are being conducted with help of Liebherr Cranes.

20/11/2012

Four LR 1300 crawler cranes help to finish future home ground of the San Francisco 49ers in time for the 2014 NFL football season.

16/10/2012

Total fleet comprises eight units in Canada and 32 in the United States.

16/10/2012
By establishing a welding proficiency centre at the location in Ehingen, Liebherr has ensured that the level of welding excellence is retained for the long term in the production of mobile cranes.
11/09/2012

Liebherr will for the first time be sponsoring the Stihl® Timbersports® World Championship in Norway.

24/08/2012

From 10 to 15 September 2012, Liebherr will be presenting its extensive range of machine tools and automation systems at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) in Chicago, USA.

17/08/2012

Seven top-slewing cranes of the EC-H and EC-B series were deployed in the construction of the 410,000 m³ large residential and commercial building project.

31/07/2012

New cranes increase the fleet of Liebherr ship to shore cranes operating in Ngqura Container Terminal to a total of eight.

19/07/2012

The MK 100/110 was able to prove its excellent handling capacity in the 135 million euro project for the medical centre of the University of Munich.

29/06/2012

Two new mobile cranes were presented to the public for the first time and a spectacular “crane mobile” with the world’s largest conventional crawler crane, the LR 13000.

16/06/2012

The new 220-tonner was presented to the public for the first time during the Customer Open Days at Ehingen.

15/06/2012

More than 2,000 customers treated to the presentation of the new 750-tonner at the Customer Open Days in Ehingen.

13/06/2012

At the AWEA "Windpower 2012 Conference & Exhibition", held from 3 to 6 June 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia (USA), Liebherr presents its comprehensive portfolio for the wind industry.

02/06/2012

The LR 13000 first mobilisation and set up will be beginning of September 2012 for a job in the US.

03/05/2012

Liebherr will showcase the latest appliances at Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) 2012.

21/03/2012

Latest household appliances on display at the 11th Annual Architectural Digest Home Design Show.

17/03/2012

Dr. h.c. Willi Liebherr and his sister Isolde Liebherr have assigned a proportion of their shares in the Liebherr Group’s parent company to their children.

21/02/2012
Liebherr-Colombia SAS wins a contract to supply two of each model R 9250 BH and R 9350 BH to Masering SAS.
07/02/2012

Transnet Port Terminals in Durban receive six LHM 550 mobile harbour cranes.

03/02/2012

Innovative boom option provides enormous potential for increase in lifting capacity

11/11/2011
The new LTC 1045-3.1 wins ESTA award in the category “Best Innovation Manufacturer”
21/07/2011

Anniversary celebrations with invited guests under Summer skies

06/07/2011

Liebherr presents hydraulic pitch cylinder and its crane program at AWEA Windpower 2011 Conference & Exhibition

25/05/2011
DIFFA’s DINING BY DESIGN NY 2011 was a spectacular display of 40+ dining environments.
05/05/2011

New Platform Allows Users to Browse Refrigeration Models Based on Their Unique Design Specifications

05/05/2011

Launch of the CS 2060 and HC 2060 36” Single Door freestanding and fully integrated refrigerators announced

05/05/2011
Innovative painting unit sets new standards in efficiency and environmental friendliness
28/04/2011

Celebration took place during the Architectural Digest Home Design Show this March in New York City.

28/04/2011

To celebrate the introduction the new single door 36” 2060 series and the launch of the new Mobile Product Catalog, Liebherr and ALMO held a welcome cocktail party.

28/04/2011

Liebherr and ALMO participate at the Architectural Digest magazine’s renowned New York City event from March 17 to 20.

15/02/2011

Europe Hotel & Resort in Killarney, Ireland, named "Best Overall Hotel" for two years

07/02/2011

Seven top international awards at renowned festivals.

07/02/2011

On display ten machines representing the Group’s vast construction equipment and component program.

03/02/2011
A total of 250 sunshades provide shade for pilgrims
27/01/2011
Large range of exhibits representing the latest construction equipment technology.
19/01/2011
Recently, the second unit of the offshore crane MTC 78000 was delivered from its manufacturing plant in Rostock.
14/01/2011
Brazilian crane and heavy load transport company receives the three hundredth 500-ton all-terrain crane
10/01/2011
Electric EP 934 C pontoon handling unit now also available on a self-supporting steel undercarriage.
20/12/2010
For the first time, a Liebherr crane lifted a load exceeding 3,000 tonnes.
13/12/2010
Founder of the Liebherr Group honoured by US manufacturers association
30/11/2010
Press conference in Shanghai informed about ongoing business affairs with particular focus to China.
24/11/2010
Award was handed over at the „2010 World Crane Summit” in Beijing.
22/11/2010
The Liebherr exhibition stand at Bauma 2010 received the renowned ADAM award in silver.
11/11/2010
Dr. h.c. Willi Liebherr welcomed the Federal Minister of Transport to the Liebherr stand after the official opening of the fair
22/09/2010
Liebherr Group’s turnover was 4.6 % higher than in the corresponding period of the previous year.
30/07/2010
Investment of more than CDN$9 million announced at Farnborough International Airshow.
27/07/2010
The two crawler cranes type LR 1160 had to cover an altitude of 1,650 m.
14/07/2010
Development includes bleed air system, air conditioning system, air distribution system, cabin pressure control system, wing anti-ice system and avionics ventilation system.
09/07/2010
President Sebastián Piñera operated a T 282 B truck while visiting Chile’s largest copper mines.
06/07/2010
Already 70 units of this compact universal crane sold.
29/06/2010
The Sigma-Pool sales platform offers expert information in Nanjing, Chengdu and Beijing at the end of June.
15/06/2010
The ‘Bauma’ more than lived up to the Liebherr Group’s expectations.
27/05/2010
First hydraulic hybrid drive system for mobile harbour cranes
24/05/2010
Liebherr presents high performance components for wind power systems in Dallas, Texas (USA)
23/05/2010
President Sarkozy presented the insignia on 20 May at the Elysée Palace
21/05/2010
On 17 April 2010, experts will report on the latest trends in gear technology
02/04/2010
As of February 16, www.liebherr-bauma.com provides a wide range of information focusing on the Liebherr presentation at 2010 Bauma.
16/02/2010
Finalists are the material handler LH 120 C in the “Design” category and the energy storage cylinder in the “Components” category.
05/02/2010
Liebherr-France SAS delivers nine pontoon excavators
28/01/2010
At the 2010 ‘Bauma’ construction-industry trade fair the Liebherr Group is displaying more than 60 exhibits on the trade fair’s largest stand.
21/01/2010
The R 9350 BH mining excavators are manufactured in Brazil.
18/12/2009
Four Liebherr T 282 B ultra class mining trucks have been commissioned at ASARCO’s Ray Copper Mine, Arizona (USA).
02/09/2009
The National Copper Corporation of Chile, Codelco, has placed an order for seven Liebherr T 282 B diesel electric, AC drive mining trucks for the open pit mine Radomiro Tomic.
25/08/2009
The MTC 78000 is one of the biggest offshore slewing cranes world-wide.
08/07/2009
Turnover goes up to 8,408.0 million euros – workforce rises to 32,600 – distinct drop in 2009 turnover
19/06/2009
Liebherr presents its top-quality high-tech products at Stand D101
15/06/2009
On June 16 and 17,2009 the Sigma Pool, organizes a Gear Seminar in Ann Arbor, MI, USA
At the British production facilities in Sunderland, Liebherr has been manufacturing maritime cranes and cargo handling equipment for 20 years.
25/05/2009
The prototype recently moved out of the newly constructed assembly shop in Ehingen.
02/04/2009
Liebherr will be presenting the LCS 380 at the international machine tool fair CIMT.
12/02/2009
The roughly 360-tonne P 995 Litronic was installed upon the 60-m long stilt-mounted pontoon MP 40.
10/02/2009
The Liebherr series' flagship is voted wheel loader of the year 2008 in Austria.
05/02/2009

At the 2009 IMTEX, Liebherr will be presenting the LCS 150 gear generating and profile grinding machine.

18/12/2008

The LTF 1045-4.1 truck-mounted telescopic crane has been awarded the "2008 LLEAP Award Program's Crane division" gold medal.

02/12/2008

In early October 2008, the Liebherr group began the construction of a production site in the Nizhny Novgorod region.

18/11/2008

At the JIMTOF 2008 in Tokyo, Liebherr will be presenting the LCS 150 gear generating and profile grinding machine.

02/10/2008

Liebherr announced the R 9800 at MINExpo 2008 in Las Vegas

22/09/2008

From September 8th to 13th, Liebherr will be presenting gear-cutter machines and material handling technology at the IMTS 2008.

14/08/2008

Turnover rises to € 7,491 million – workforce increases to 29,660

31/07/2008

The new construction project at the Green Point Stadium in Cape Town for the 2010 Football World Cup at present has a total of 19 Liebherr top-slewing cranes in operation.

01/07/2008

The new offshore slewing crane type MTC 78000 features a maximum dynamic moment of 78,000 mt.

21/05/2008

On the opening day of the Smopyc 2008 exhibition, Dr. h.c. Dipl.-Ing. (ETH) Willi Liebherr welcomed the heir to the Spanish throne Prince Felipe, and his wife Doña Letizia, to the Liebherr stand.

22/04/2008
Innovative control systems support tandem lifts
21/03/2008

Liebherr-Werk Ehingen GmbH has opened a new international training centre.

28/02/2008
LR 634 Litronic crawler loader wins "IF product design award", PR 764 Litronic crawler tractor and LTM 11200-9.1 mobile crane are Spain's construction machines of the year 2008.
24/01/2008
250 EC-B 12 Litronic used in renovation work on Rocchetta Mattei.
21/12/2007
Turnover grows 15.5 % to € 5,336.0 million in the first nine months, workforce exceeds 29,000.
20/12/2007
Willi Liebherr, a member of the Liebherr Group owning family, recently met President Nambaryn Enchbajar in Ulan Bator.
06/12/2007
Liebherr-Hydraulikbagger GmbH operates a new large assembly hall.
23/11/2007
Recently a Liebherr tower crane was assembled by helicopter on the Piz Corvatsch.
04/10/2007
Liebherr presents a new duty-cycle crawler crane; a high-performance universal machine in the 40-tonne class.
09/08/2007
Liebherr-Aerospace signs exchange and overhaul contract for EMB135/145 landing gear with Régional.
26/06/2007
The new office will function as an interface between Boeing and Liebherr-Aerospace SAS manufacturing sites in Europe.
26/06/2007
Liebherr-Aerospace and Cathay Pacific renew maintenance agreement for Airbus A330/340 Bleed and Air management components.
25/06/2007
Liebherr-Aerospace presents the active sidestick for helicopters and fixed wing aircraft at the Paris Air Show.
22/06/2007
Liebherr-Aerospace presents at the Paris Air Show an emergency power system based on fuel cell technology.
20/06/2007
Liebherr-Aerospace will have a stronger presence than ever at the 47th International Paris Air Show.
16/06/2007
Liebherr’s 6th generation wheel-loader design receives the Bauma Innovation Prize from the German construction industry.
16/05/2007
ESTA singles out the new Liebherr LTM 11200-9.1 mobile crane as the Development of the Year 2007.
14/05/2007

The new TI 274 carries payloads up to 290 metric tons and incorporates an innovative drive concept.

21/04/2007

The ideal solution when particular operational flexibility is needed in concrete production.

20/04/2007

The LB 28 large rotary drilling rig is an ideal complement to the LRB combined piling and drilling rigs.

19/04/2007

The new 26 K.1 fast-erecting crane is an extension to the lower end of the successful K crane series.

19/04/2007

The completely redesigned R 944 C Tunnel Litronic replaces the R 934 B Tunnel.

12.04.2007

The new truck-mounted telescopic cranes LTF 1045-4.1 and LTF 1035-3.1 expand Liebherr’s range of mobile cranes.

11.04.2007

The new 130-tonne LTM 1130-5.1 offers a long, variable boom system with outstanding load capacities.

06.04.2007

The new A 954 C HD Litronic ‘High Rise’ is to be presented at the Liebherr stand as part of a special industrial excavators display.

20.03.2007

Engine complies with Tier 3 / Stage 3 A emissions norm.

16.03.2007

The Mobilmix 3.33, which is manufactured using a container construction method, is designed first and foremost for mobile operations on large construction sites.

13.03.2007

Liebherr will present the new R 964 C in the SHD hinged bucket variant designed for mining.

09.03.2007

The new 50-tonner offers a 4-m longer telescopic boom than its predecessor, the LTM 1045-3.1.

06.03.2007

Liebherr is to present its flagship HS 895 HD duty-cycle crawler crane in a variant designed for the toughest operations.

23.02.2007
The new 300-tonner offers a high load capacity and great operational flexibility.
20.02.2007

Liebherr is moving its crawler range up a notch with the new PR 764 Litronic.

15.02.2007

The new 200 DR 5-10 derrick crane is a special luffing jib crane for dismantling tower cranes from tall buildings.

14.02.2007

The latest in Liebherr’s extensive range of batching plants is the Compactmix 1.0, which Liebherr will be presenting for the first time.

09/02/2007

The Liebherr-Gear Hobbing Machine LC 150, mounted in India, found special echo at the trade fair in Bangalore.

09/02/2007

On June 2, 2006, Liebherr-Aerospace Saline, Inc. unveiled the expansion of its facility for support to the Americas, doubling in size to 75,000 sqft.

03/02/2007

At 100 m, the new 1,200-tonner LTM 11200-9.1 mobile crane offers the longest telescopic boom.

03/02/2007

Liebherr-Aerospace SAS, together with Wuhan Hangda Aero Science & Technology Development Co. Ltd, have established a repair center for aerospace systems and components in China.

01/02/2007

At Bauma 2007 in Munich Liebherr will present a vast account of its extensive construction machinery range.

23/01/2007

Liebherr-Werk Ehingen dispatched its 20,000th crane in December.

12/01/2007

With its R 9350 Liebherr introduces a new large hydraulic excavator for mining applications.

10/01/2007

Liebherr has been awarded an order to supply 12 tower cranes for the Costanera Center in Chile.

06/12/2006

With its R 9250 Liebherr introduces a new large hydraulic excavator for mining applications.

04/12/2006

Willi Liebherr, graduate of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology and President of the Administrative Committee of Liebherr-International AG, Bulle (Switzerland), the holding company of the Liebherr Group, was recently awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of Freiburg (Switzerland).

21/11/2006

In Tokyo Liebherr will introduce the new Generating and Profile Grinding Machine LCS 150.

20/10/2006
Liebherr will be showing the latest developments in the field of gear cutting at IMTS 2006 from 6 to 13 September in Chicago.
02/09/2006

The Liebherr Group increased its turnover in the 2005 business year by 715.0 million € to 5,305.0 million €, thus exceeding the previous year’s turnover by 15.6 %.

11/08/2006
The largest tower crane ever built by Liebherr was put into operation some weeks ago at Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co. Ltd. in South Korea.
07/08/2006
Liebherr has signed a memorandum of understanding with Boeing to supply the air-management system for the new 747-8 airplane.
31/07/2006
Liebherr-Aerospace has received the distinguished supplier award of the EADS Barracuda-Programme, an unmanned aerial vehicle, at ILA 2006 in Berlin.
19/05/2006

In Rostock Liebherr has opened its new works for maritime cargo handling equipment in an official opening ceremony.

15/05/2006
The German Mining and Quarrying Industrial Insurers have presented a promotional award for the development of “ergonomic operator access on a mobile excavator”.
07/05/2006
Liebherr opened new facility for sales, service and repair of new and used mobile, crawler and maritime cranes.
29/11/2005

During the A380’s successful first flight, the systems for parts of the flight control and the air management system developed by Liebherr workedexcellently.

27/04/2005

Liebherr has introduced the container reachstacker LRS 645 which is designed to lift containers as heavy as 45 metric tons into heights up to stacks of six containers.

10/06/2004
The successful LTB discharge conveyor, available as an add-on option for truck mixers, can now be supplied to customers in the USA as well.
08/03/2004

On February 26, 2004, Liebherr opened a new sales and service centre for its construction machinery business area in the Czech Republic.

26/02/2004

If water containing cement from residual concrete recycling plant cannot be re-used, it can be passed through Liebherr’s new water treatment plant (LWA).

20/10/2003