Liebherr USA Co., Newport News, Virginia, held an opening reception at its new sales and service center in Lodi, California, Sept. 12, 2017.
The event was at the facility located at 880 S. Beckman Rd. Attendees included local customers and guests as well as Lodi city officials.
During the event, Liebherr USA showcased its newest technologies, product range and service capabilities across the United States for mobile and crawler cranes and the foundation equipment divisions. Guests had an opportunity to tour the facility, operate the crane simulator, participate in the human power crane obstacle and view a variety of machines and components.
This new location will serve as the sales, service and repair facility for Liebherr USA’s mobile and crawler cranes and foundation equipment divisions in the western region. The opening of the Lodi location is the latest development in support of the manufacturer’s rapid growth in the United States under the newly formed mixed sales organization. The integration of the divisional activities allows Liebherr to expand and increase the presence of its diverse product portfolio in the U.S market and is a tremendous benefit to customers, providing access to Liebherr parts, services and equipment.
Established in 1949, the Liebherr Group is today a leading manufacturer of earthmoving equipment and a supplier of innovative user-oriented products and services in many other fields. The family-owned company employs more than 40,000 people in more than 130 companies worldwide on every continent.
Liebherr’s product range covers earthmoving and material handling machinery, mining equipment, mobile cranes, construction cranes, mixing technology, domestic appliances, maritime cranes, aerospace and transportation systems, machine tools and automation systems as well as high-performance components for mechanical, hydraulic and electrical drive and control technology. Liebherr also operates hotels in Ireland, Austria and Germany.
The group’s holding company is Liebherr-International AG in Bulle, Switzerland, which is entirely owned by members of the Liebherr family.