Morrow introduces Liebherr 81K to USA

By Sarah Ann McCay15 January 2013

The new Liebherr 81K self-erecting crane

The new Liebherr 81K self-erecting crane

US crane distributor Morrow Equipment will introduce the first Liebherr 81K self erecting tower crane into the North American market.

The Liebherr 81K offers two-line operation and has 25% more lifting capacity than its predecessors.

According to Morrow the new crane has simple scaling, load swing dampening, is easy to transport and offers variable frequency drives, wind load control and an updated PLC system for precise control of crane functions.

Morrow Equipment is an exclusive distributor for Liebherr. The firm operates from 23 locations in the USA, Canada, Mexico, Australia and New Zealand.

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