The resulting machine delivers excellent container handling, high productivity and reliability as well as low maintenance costs and fuel consumption.
Liebherr straddle carriers are custom built in two standard heights, three containers high (1 over 2) and four containers high (1 over 3). The straddle carriers are designed for single and twinlift operation. Eight wheels mounted on four steering axles, coupled with the superior response of the Liebherr drive and control system offers the ultimate in maneuverability and stability. The innovative design feature of individual hydraulic units at ground level results in a more dynamic response of the steering and braking system. The Liebherr straddle carrier has been developed from over 40 years of experience in container handling and brings new and innovative features to this market.
Steer and brake by wire
Hydraulics at ground level
Liebherr electric AC inverter drives
Small turning circle
4 axle steering with two and four wheel steering modes
Ergonomic operator's cabin
Impact protection and automatic wheel alignment
Improved dynamic response from the steering and braking system due to ground level hydraulics
The Liebherr family business was established in 1949 by Hans Liebherr. The great success of his first mobile, easy-to-assemble and affordable tower crane was the foundation on which the company flourished. ...