Time Lapse Video – Assembly of the new LHM420 in Passau, Germany
The new mobile harbour crane officially started operations in bayernhafen Passau when it was inaugurated by the Federal Minister of Transport and Digital Infrastructure
The first LHM 420 was delivered to the port of Sunderland 4 years ago. Photograph – Liebherr
Date 21 December 2018
The port of Sunderland has just take delivery of a second Liebherr LHM 420 harbour crane. Capable of lifting up to 120t, or in tandam with its older brother, 240t.
Matthew Hunt, director of the Port of Sunderland, said, “4 years ago we invested in a Liebherr LHM 420, and since then we have never looked back. By investing in our second heavy lift crane, we can deliver large, more complex projects much more efficiently.”
Delivered by sea from the Rostock Liebherr factory it will be working directly, even over the Christmas holidays.
Source Port of Sunderland