On the special Liebherr-website for the 2016 Bauma www.liebherr-bauma.com the Liebherr Group provides a daily account from ongoing exhibition events. In addition to the news section, a video magazine provides highlights under the entry “show experience”. A new edition of the video magazine is issued every day of the fair day at about 8 pm (CET).
Liebherr-Aerospace will be present at the “Aerospace & Defense Supplier Summit Seattle” which will take place on April 14 and 15, 2016 at the Washington State Convention & Trade Center in Seattle, Washington (USA).
Liebherr-Aerospace Brasil Ltda., Guaratinguetá (Brazil) has recently received the homologation by aircraft manufacturer Embraer and its subsidiary ELEB to perform additional processes in its scope of production. These processes include cleaning of metallic parts, non-destructive testing (inspection by penetrant liquid) as well as surface treatment including anodizing (protection of aluminum against corrosion), chromate conversion coating, steel passivation, priming, painting and coating.
Right on schedule for the Bauma 2016 trade fair all product worlds at liebherr.com are ready. The completed update comprises the fully revised areas of construction machines, material handling technology, gear cutting technology and automation systems and also components. This means that all Liebherr product areas have been integrated in the family brand portal of liebherr.com, which was re-structured in 2014. Prior to this, the product worlds of freezing and refrigeration, mobile and crawler cranes, maritime cranes, aerospace and transportation systems and also mining went online with the new web design.
A total of 16 refrigeration and freezing devices of the new BluPerformance equipment generation received the Red Dot Award in the “Product Design” category. The international jury was made up of design experts who evaluated the submitted products — in a process lasting several days — based on criteria such as degree of innovation, quality, functionality and ecological compatibility.
In 2014, SOMTP, dealer of the Liebherr earthmoving division, started business in Belgium. After having inaugurated some company buildings in Namur on March 11, SOMTP disposes now of a total area of 8500m² on which there is a workshop of 600m² and an office building of 500m².
Liebherr-Aerospace will exhibit at MRO Americas Conference and Exhibition, which will be held at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center, Dallas, Texas (USA) from April 5 to 7, 2016.
Dutch crane contractor Schot Verticaal Transport has ordered twelve new mobile cranes from Liebherr. The company wishes to extend and modernise its fleet. The cranes will be delivered within the next 12 months.
The LTM 1500-8.1 is a phenomenon in the mobile crane world. First unveiled by Liebherr at the Bauma 1998, the 500-tonne machine has developed into a bestseller and is now delivering a liability all over the world. The 500th LTM 1500-8.1 was delivered to crane and heavy haulage contractor Riga Mainz in a festive ceremony in March. The Liebherr crane is the most successful telescopic crane in its class in the world – and has won Liebherr a delivery record in the large crane class.
Thanks to sophisticated design solutions, the new XPower® large wheel loaders from Liebherr have received an iF Design Award 2016. Representatives of the Liebherr-Werk Bischofshofen had the pleasure to receive the award personally in Munich on 26 February.