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Liebherr presents Crane Planner 2.0

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Liebherr has introduced Crane Planner 2.0, the professional lift planning and visualisation solution for lifting work of all kinds. The latest version of Liebherr’s lift planning software includes even more features, three-dimensional lift planning can be carried out for further LTM mobile cranes from Ehingen. In addition to the LTM 17509.1, which was already included in the program, the LTM 1650-8.1, LTM 1450-8.1, LTM 1300-6.2, LTM 1250-5.1 and LTM 1230-5.1 are now also available for planning work. Additional telescopic mobile cranes are being added to Crane Planner 2.0 at regular intervals. The LTM 1350-6.1 will be the first of these. 

The Liebherr Crane Planner 2.0 helps users to identify solutions and procedures for their lifting work in advance. The tool combines an interactive 3D visualisation of the machines, the loads and surrounding objects with dimensions, a positioning tool and Google Maps, without the need for CAD programs or high performance computers. The results of the planning process can be exported in the form of a report and sent to the customer.

The data displayed in Crane Planner 2.0 are determined using exactly the same calculation logic as the live data generated by the real mobile and crawler cranes. Key data such as ground pressures, support pressures, lifting capacities and centres of gravity are calculated simultaneously. Each time the configuration, load or geometry is changed, a new calculation is carried out. 

Challenging planning tasks can be completed professionally in 2D using the ‘Free’ version. The range of functions is similar to the time-tested LICCON work planner. The ‘Pro’ version contains detailed, interactive 3D models of the cranes, as well as a library with various 3D objects such as buildings, roads, machines or load objects. Map views from Google Maps and 3D data can be included in the display in the correct scale.

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