Tip Heights and Capacities
Fitted with 84 meters (275.5 feet) of straight boom and 12 meters (39.4 feet)of fixed jib, the LR1600/2's lifting capacity at a hook height of 96 meters (315 feet) is 137 metric tons (301,950lbs.)
Fitted with 99 meters (0324.7 feet) of straight boom and 12 meters (39.4 feet) of fixed jib, the LR1600/2's lifting capacity at a hook height of 108 meters (360 feet)is 118 metric tons (206,072lbs.).
Northwest Crane Service team member Jimmy McClung had the opportunity to work on the crane during the final testing in Houston and is quoted, "The LR1600/2 was designed by Liebherr to be the market leader in the 660 ton crawler crane class and every feature of the machine makes it apparent they have hit the nail on the head. Easily transportable components combined with safe, simple, straightforward assembly/disassembly procedures and best-in-class lifting capacities allow is to offer our clients capabilities not achievable with any other 660 ton machine. We look forward to a bright future with the LR1600/2 serving all market sectors."