Liebherr completes New York crane upgrade


Liebherr has concluded a major upgrade project at Port Liberty (formerly Global Container Terminals) in New York

The container cranes supplier has increased the lift height and extended the boom tip on three of the four Liebherr ship to shore container cranes (STS) at the port, with work on the fourth crane being completed in the coming weeks.

Liebherr’s team of engineers increased the lift height of the STS cranes by 8.6 metres and extended the outreach by 5 metres, enabling the cranes to handle larger vessels.


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