The first luffing jib tower crane from Chinese manufacturer Zoomlion has been put to work on the Expo 2010 project in Shanghai.
The Zoomlion TCR6055-32 was completed and delivered to the customer in May. It is the biggest tonnage tower crane with luffing jib in China, according to the manufacturer, which also said that demand is increasing in the country for this type of crane.
Capacity is 32 tonnes and the maximum working radius is 60 m. Jibs are available in 5 m increments from 30 to 60 m. It is designed according to the European FEM standard, Zoomlion claimed.
Zoomlion quoted a delivery time of about three months for the TCR6055-32.