Complete assembly of the most powerful in the Leningrad NPP-2 lifting equipment scheduled to be completed in late April.
Installation of the new giant — Crane Liebherr LR 11350 — performed by experienced specialists of "Department of Road Transport".
Crawler crane LIEBHERR LR high performance 11,350 — the largest crane German production in Russia. Giant crane capable of lifting loads of up to 1,350 tons. While the maximum capacity crawler crane Manitowoc 18000, considered up to that time the most powerful lifting mechanism at the site of Leningrad NPP-2, is 750 tons. Maximum lift height Liebherr LR 11350 — 200 meters, the maximum boom length — 132 meters.
Crane is an indispensable tool in the construction of large industrial facilities like nuclear power plants, hydroelectric power stations, oil refineries, as well as in the metallurgical and petroleum industries. Self-propelled crawler crane has according to the characteristics of the manufacturer of exceptional capacity in all fields of use, excellent performance in terms of safety and ease of use. Serviced by a new faucet will of "UAT".
The crane will set about reactor building number 1. The first work in which he is involved, will be installation of the equipment of the reactor. Manitowoc also be moving to another parking lot — to the power unit number 2, where it will set a trap for the melt of the second reactor nuclear power plant.