Liebherr LR 1500
Max Capacity: 550 ton
882,000 lbs at 39ft radius
1,102,000 lbs at 25 ft radius
Max Hoist Height: 538 ft
Max Radius: 472 ft
- 550 USt capacity
- Main boom from 118 ft
- Main boom up to 433 ft
- Max. load torque of 43,486,000 lb-ft
- Lattice jib from 59 ft
- Lattice jib up to 275 ft
- Central ballast of 88,200 lbs
- Counterweight at superstructure of 374,800 lbs
- Engine power of 476 hp
- Driving speed of .95 mph
- Total ballast of 1,080,300 lbs
The crawler chassis consists of one center section and two crawler carriers with crawler plates.
The engine is a 6-cylinder diesel with a fuel capacity of 322 gallons. The crane cab is tiltable to the rear with safety glazing, heat insulating glass, roof window with bullet proof glass. Safety devices consist of a hoist limit switch, safety valves against hose & pipe rupture, drum switch limit, wind speed gauge, electronic inclination indicator and aircraft warning control light.
This crawler crane is highly useful and an economical option for wind farm work due to its high capacity and flexibility.