Russian crane rental company M-Kran has taken delivery of a Liebherr LTM 1500-8.1 mobile crane.

The eight-axle, 500-tonne capacity mobile crane is the fourth Liebherr crane delivered to M-Kran in the last 12 months.

According to M-Kran sales manager, Alexandr Conic, the LTM 1500-8.1 is in high demand in Russia and will be used in bridge construction and in the petrochemicals industry.

The latest delivery is M-Kran's second LTM 1500-8.1. It joins a fleet of 40 telescopic mobile cranes.