Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

Liebherr turnover growth continues

June 15 - Liebherr Group recorded a turnover of EUR9.2 billion (USD10.3 billion) in 2015, a 4.7 percent year-on-year increase.

Liebherr noted that its business developed quite differently in its various sales regions, with an increase in turnover in Western Europe; positive developments in Germany, the UK and the Netherlands; but a drop in sales revenue in France.

Turnover volume also increased in America and the Far East/Australia region, while the manufacturer had a "satisfactory" year in the Middle East market. The company recorded a downturn in Eastern Europe and certain African markets.

Liebherr recorded a 6.2 percent year-on-year increase in turnover for its construction machinery and mining equipment, and also achieved growth in its maritime cranes sector. The company did not elaborate on its offshore or ship crane business.

The company noted that it expects global economic development in 2016 to be similar to last year, with approximately the same rate of growth in industrial countries and emerging markets.

In light of this, Liebherr expects turnover in 2016 to be at the previous year's level.

www.liebherr.com

Heavy Lift | News

Jan De Nul secures Kriegers Flak work thumbnail image

Jan De Nul secures Kriegers Flak work

August 16 - Jan De Nul Group will transport and install 72 Siemens wind turbine generators – with a capacity of 8.4 MW each – for the Kriegers Flak offshore wind farm in Denmark.
Views: 451
The scrubber solution for GHG emissions thumbnail image

The scrubber solution for GHG emissions

August 16 - Advocates of exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS) are championing the use of the technology as a way to reduce global CO2 emissions, as well as complying with the looming IMO sulphur 2020 regulations.
Views: 366
Easter takes on Daseke interim CEO role thumbnail image

Easter takes on Daseke interim CEO role

August 16 - Chris Easter has been appointed interim ceo of North American specialised transport provider Daseke following the retirement of Don Daseke.
Views: 383
SAL Heavy Lift Day returns thumbnail image

SAL Heavy Lift Day returns

August 15 - The fourth SAL Heavy Lift Day will be held at the Steigenberger Hotel in Hamburg on September 18, 2019.
Views: 723

Heavy Lift Across The World

Discover heavy lift and project logistics industry news from around the world by region.