A new LTM1500-8.1 (500t) capacity mobile crane. The crane is equipped with 165 ton of counterweight, 84 metre main telescopic main boom with “Y-Guyed” tensioning, 91 metres of luffing jib and 56 metres of fixed fly.

The crane was deployed to its first job at Corsham, Wiltshire lifting 26 ton data modules and from there has completed various jobs throughout the UK.

Steve Wathen – Heavy Cranes Director commented: “these are very exciting times at King Lifting with the addition of the LTM1500-8.1 further enhancing our position in the UK Heavy Crane rental market. Our new cranes are the most technologically advanced, giving optimum duties along with reliability whilst incorporating both the latest safety features & working at height systems.

A further LTM1500-8.1 and a LTM1750-9.1 equipped with 204 ton of counterweight a 52 metre main telescopic main boom with “Y-Guyed” tensioning, 91 metre luffing jib and 62 metre of fixed fly will be delivered during the early part of 2016 and will be available for hire throughout the UK.

For any further information on the above cranes please contact our Heavy Cranes Division on 01179821121.