7 new Liebherr cranes for Gruas Aguilar

The Spanish rental company Grues Aguilar, based in Madrid, announced the acquisition of seven new mobile and crawler cranes. The purchase includes one LTC 1050-3.1 compact crane, one LTR 1100-2.1 rough-terrain crane, two LTM 1130-5.1 mobile cranes, one LTM 1230-5.1, one LTM 11200-9.1 as well as one LR 1600/2-W narrow track crawler crane.

Among these machines, the LTM 11200-9.1, with nine axle lines, a 1200t maximum capacity and a 188m maximum height, is the biggest telescopic crane sold in Spain since 2009. These new machines will enhance their fleet which includes fifty mobile cranes with lifting capacities between 40 and 1200t.

Photo from left to right: Tobias Böhler (Liebherr Ibérica), Luis Aguilar (Gruas Aguilar), Alvaro Hueso (Liebherr Ibérica)

Terex appoints new Director customer support for mobile cranes

Guntram Jakobs has been appointed Director Customer Support of Terex Cranes for Mobile Cranes in Europe, Middle East, Africa and Russia (EMEAR). This recruitment is a part of the global “Execute-to-Win” strategy put in place by the group and with which Terex Cranes aims to regain its position as leader. Terex Cranes has defined customer focus as an essential part of this strategic orientation where service is of central importance. Guntram Jakobs has been part of the company for several years in various customer support positions in both Europe and the USA and he most recently held a position in global product marketing for crawler cranes.