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Atlas Orders $60 Million of Liebherr Cranes

Nov. 16, 2022 – Atlas Crane Service LLC, Aurora, Illinois, has ordered $60 million of new cranes from Liebherr. The new cranes are scheduled for delivery during the next 12 months.


The order included LR 1500 and LR 1700-1.0 lattice-boom crawler cranes, LRT 1090-2.1 and LRT 1100-2.1 rough-terrain cranes, and LTR 1220 telescopic-boom crawler cranes.

The purchase brings the total of Liebherr cranes in Atlas’ fleet to more than 50, including all-terrain cranes, rough-terrain cranes, telescopic-boom crawler cranes, and lattice-boom crawler cranes.

Liebherr mobile and crawler cranes offer the latest technology and optimal safety features.

They are also easy to transport, durable, reliable, and offer a wide range of capacities.

The newly purchased Liebherr cranes expand Atlas’ range of options for meeting the needs of an ever-growing list of clients and applications.

"I'm excited to place this order with Liebherr,“ said Zach Prentis, CEO of Atlas Crane Service. "Being partnered with an industry leader like Liebherr is important to Atlas Crane‘s continued success, and this order will help achieve Atlas Crane’s vision for geographic expansion throughout North America. This order also further demonstrates Atlas Crane’s continued investment into the renewable energy infrastructure.”

Caption: Pictured during the handover, from left: Florian Ritzler (LWE), Steve Filipov (Atlas Crane Service board member), Reinhold Breitenmoser (LWE), Zach Prentis (CEO, Atlas Crane Service), Brian Peretin and Erik Peterson (LUS), Simon Schuster (LWE), Pierre Bilgeri (LUS).



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