A parade of giants: The lattice boom, crawler, telescope, and mobile cranes extend into the sky, in some cases up to 50 meters high. Many of the cranes are products from Liebherr, whose business relationship with thyssenkrupp Steel Europe reaches back more than forty years. One of the secrets of a lasting partnership is to keep innovating. This is exemplified in the Heavy Plate Business Unit by the perform® 700 cold forming steel, the latest product enhancement that features excellent surface quality, flatness, and freedom from stress. Liebherr, a major customer of the heavy plate experts, places its trust in this high-strength quality. The company will utilize it for high-quality concrete pumps ‘made in Germany`. This accolade will serve to further intensify the existing relationship.