LIEBHERR MINING EQUIPMENT CO. Mining News

Liebherr displaying 23 exhibits at Conexpo

At the 2011 Conexpo exhibition in Las Vegas, Liebherr will be displaying 23 exhibits representing the latest technology from the vast range of the Group’s construction equipment program.  Read more

ADT developments – Volvo, Liebherr and Terex news

Volvo demonstrated a range of innovations in the articulated hauler sector at the recent Bauma exhibition in Munich. One of them was the Hauler Chassis program, which provides bodybuilders with a modular system that forms the basis for several other superstructure versions. This program “gives bodybuilders the appropriate support throughout the design and build phase,” [...]

Liebherr demonstrated stability in 2009 though sales in mining suffered

At Bauma, Liebherr reported that although turnover fell by 16.9% there was no change in the size of the workforce and investments reached EUR656 million. “After the severe collapse of the international economy in the 2008-2009 winter half-year period, economic activity gradually stabilised by midway through 2009, and in the last two quarters of the [...]

$3.5 million Liebherr excavator arrives for Atlantic Coal

Atlantic Coal plc, the AIM listed open cast coal production and processing company with activities in Pennsylvania, USA, has announced that the Liebherr R9250 21-yard bucket hydraulic excavator it recently purchased for $3.5 million has […]

Geislinger Disc on large Mining Dump Trucks

Industry leaders decide for electrically isolating Geislinger Gesilco Disc. Geislinger GmbH, Hallwang/Salzburg, Austria, reports the installation of its composite Disc on large, diesel-electrically driven dump trucks from Terex, Hitachi and Liebherr. Geislinger presented a compact […]

"Jack of All Trades" Wheeled Loader

Independent ready mixed concrete and aggregates supplier Tor Multimix Ltd of Glastonbury has taken delivery of a Liebherr L 514 PK Stereo wheeled loading shovel, which is already proving to be a welcome addition to […]

Two nominations for the 2010 'Bauma' Innovation Award

Two new developments by Liebherr have been nominated for the 2010 'Bauma' Innovation Award. The new Liebherr material handler LH 120 C is among the three nominees chosen in the "Design" category….more at Liebherr.com

International hydraulic engineering projects remain at a good level

At the beginning of 2009, Möbius Bau-Aktiengesellschaft commissioned their second P 995 Litronic pontoon excavator. This large machine has an operating weight of around 380 tons. It is currently performing excavation work with great success […]

Liebherr launches the R9250 E

Liebherr has announced that it will make an electric drive version of its R9250 hydraulic excavator- the R9250 E.

"Gear Seminar" in the US

On June 16 and 17,2009 Sigma Pool, the mutual  sales platform of Liebherr and Klingelnberg gear technology, organizes a Gear Seminar in Ann Arbor, MI, USA in which experts from Klingelnberg and Liebherr will present […]

Liebherr – New series of crawler excavators launched

With its Generation 6 crawler excavators Liebherr achieves new levels of performance, economy, operator convenience and reliability. The new series of machines, which were on display at the 2009 Intermat, set new standards for crawler […]

Russian governor visits the site of the new Liebherr plant in Nizhny Novgorod

On 19 January 2009, Valery Shantsev, Governor and Head of the Nizhny Novgorod regional government, and Dr.h.c. Dipl.-Ing. (ETH) Willi Liebherr, President of the Liebherr-International AG Administrative Board and proprietor of the Liebherr Group of […]

Liebherr constructs production site in Nizhny Novgorod

The Liebherr group recently began the construction of a production site in the Nizhny Novgorod region. The new plant is located in the town of Dzerzhinsk on premises covering roughly 120 hectares….more at liebherr.com

The 422-horsepower Liebherr PR 764

Introduced at Minexpo 2008, the 422-horsepower Liebherr PR 764 Litronic tractor boasts an operating weight of 52.5 metric tons, staking a claim as the world's largest hydrostatically-driven crawler dozer…more at Liebherr.com

Very successful business year 2007 for Liebherr

The turnover of the Liebherr Group of Companies rose by 15.7 % or 1,018.0 million € to 7,491.0 million €, with increases recorded in all product divisions and in almost all sales regions. In the […]

New heavy-lift offshore crane offers lifting capacities of up to 2,000 t

The new Liebherr offshore crane, type MTC 78000, marks the Liebherr group of companies’ entry into a new market segment of heavy-lift cranes for offshore applications. The MTC 78000 is one of the biggest offshore […]