World’s first battery-powered drilling rig established in Austria


The use of machines with an electric drive means deep foundation work can for the first time be executed almost emission-free. Liebherr’s LB 16 unplugged is the first battery-powered drilling rig ever deployed. It is currently being used at the largest roadwork site in western Austria.


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