Wagenborg adds 700 tonne Liebherr

By Niamh Marriott26 April 2022

Wagenborg Nedlift has taken delivery of a 700 tonne capacity Liebherr LTM 1650 8.1 crane.

The new crane is part of a programme to update the fleet with 25 more sustainable, modern models (Photo: Lindhoud Marketing)

The crane has been added to its fleet in Hengelo in the Netherlands. The company said this delivery is part of a sustainability partnership programme with Liebherr.

Liebherr will supply 25 new cranes to replace older machines in the fleet. This programme will, the company said, reduce its carbon dioxide and nitrogen emissions and modernise the technology.

The LTM 1650 8.1 has the VarioBallast system for adjusting the counterweight radius. It also has the variable outrigger system, VarioBase and the EcoDrive function.

View from the cabin (Photo: Lindhoud Marketing)

To accompany the new crane, a pair of new trailers were also delivered to carry counterweight, jib sections and so on. Nooteboom Trailers supplied the 7-axle semi-trailers, fitted with an extra-long loading floor and outfitted as per Wagenborg Nedlift’s requirements.

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