Zoomlion acquires Wilburt tower cranes
Zoomlion Heavy Industry Science & Technology has acquired 100% stock rights of Germany-based Wilbert Towercranes, marking its entry into the European high-end crane market. With the acquisition, Zoomlion also seeks to enter the high-end market America.
According to the vision of the new shareholder, Wilbert will remain a German premiumquality crane manufacturer as well as rental company.
Wilbert develops, sells and rents high-performance tower cranes. The company’s 85,000mt rental crane fleet was listed as one of the top ten in the international IC Tower Index. Wilbert’s factory premises situated in Waldlaubersheim, Germany, covers 140,000m² and comprises more than 50,000m² of manufacturing and warehousing space as well as 90,000m² of open space, which is used for storage and as a test site.