May 18 - French heavy lift and crane rental company Mediaco, has acquired a Liebherr LG 1750 mobile crane, in order to reinforce its large lifting division - Mediaco Maxilift.

The 750-ton (680.4-tonne) capacity mobile crane, will enable Mediaco Maxilift to carry out heavy lift operations up to 600 tonnes and install the largest wind turbines in France, which Mediaco claims weigh up to 140 tonnes.

Mediaco Maxilift's fleet consists of a Liebherr LTM 1750, two Terex AC 700s, one AC 500-2, and a 200-tonne capacity Caterpillar truck, with the LG 1750 scheduled for delivery in September 2017.

The Mediaco Group has 640 cranes, 25 of which have heavy lifting capacities ranging between 300 and 750 tons (272 to 680 tonnes).