The new Liebherr sales and service center will celebrate its grand opening on June 11, 2013 in Miami, Florida. On this occasion, guests can convince themselves of Liebherr’s innovative power and high technological standards in the course of a machine demonstration and a technology presentation.
The new state-of-the-art facility is located in Hialeah Gardens just off Okeechobee and the Florida Turnpike. It will serve as a major hub for Liebherr maritime cranes and will further strengthen business relations to Latin America and the Caribbean, the company said.
In terms of logistics, the sales and service center is located within close proximity to the port of Miami and Miami International Airport, allowing Liebherr to respond to customer enquiries within a short time and to accelerate the distribution of parts and services.
The investment sum for this new Liebherr subsidiary, situated on a total property area covering about 431,000 sq. ft., is approximately $20 million. The building has a total area of 41,000 sq. ft. – 23,000 sq. ft. of this is office area and 18,000 sq. ft. can be used as storage area. At the beginning about 40 employees will work in this new facility.