Largest truck-mounted concrete pump achieves Guinness status

03/19/2013 | TheConstructionIndex.co.uk (U.K.)

Cifa Spa, the Italian manufacturer of truck-mounted concrete pumps, will launch the world's biggest and newest Carbotech concrete pump next month in Berlin. The pump has a 262-foot boom divided into seven sections that fold. The K80H's chassis is a Mercedes-Benz Actros 4160 K 8x6 four-axle dumper that was modified to have seven axles. Both chassis and boom have made it into the Guinness Book of Records, according to this article.

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