Irish crane rental company O’Carroll Haulage & Crane Hire has taken delivery of an eight tonne Liebherr MK 140 self erecting tower crane.
The five axle MK 140 can take its maximum capacity to a radius of 12 metres and has a maximum jib tip capacity of 1,900kg at 58.5 metres with the jib in the horizontal ‘trolley’ configuration. It can also be used in full luffing mode with a range from 20 to 70 degrees, achieving a maximum hook height of 94.4 metres and a maximum radius of 65 metres with a 1,000kg capacity.
Company director, Maurice O’Carroll, said: “I’m impressed by both the design and its performance. It’s a very welcome addition to my fleet.”
Based just outside of Limerick, family run O’Carroll specialises in crane hire and heavy haulage with a range of All Terrain, truck, city type and spider cranes, topped by a 350 tonne Grove GMK6300L-1.