astragon is happy to announce PALFINGER as official partner for Construction Simulator 2

Uplifting news for virtual builders

Moenchengladbach/Germany, July 5, 2016 – Publisher astragon Entertainment GmbH, developer weltenbauer. Software Entwicklung GmbH and the internationally successful maker PALFINGER AG are happy to announce a license partnership concerning Construction Simulator 2, which is currently under development for iPhone®, iPad® as well as smartphones and tablets using Android™. PALFINGER® is globally known for its innovative, reliable and efficient hydraulic lifting devices for commercial vehicles.

Thanks to this license agreement the faithfully recreated Cat® CT660 truck will be equipped with an officially licensed PALFINGER® PK 27002 SH loading crane. This powerful loading crane has a maximum operation range of 29.4 m, a lifting moment of 255.0 kNm as well as a maximum lifting force of 9,300 kg. This means that the player will be able to safely deliver and perfectly load big cargo and building materials at the game’s many operation sites.

Tim Schmitz, Head of Products at astragon Entertainment GmbH: "Thanks to the license partnership with PALFINGER we have another strong partner on board for Construction Simulator 2. This is a great development both for us and the many fans of the game and we are hoping to welcome many more well-known partners in the future."

Hannes Hemetsberger, Head of Brand Management at PALFINGER AG: "We are pleased that our fans will now also get the opportunity to use our products in the digital world and we think that Construction Simulator 2 is the ideal branding platform for the gaming oriented target audience."

The extensive vehicle pool of Construction Simulator 2 will also include numerous other construction vehicles by makers such as LIEBHERR®, Cat®, PALFINGER® and other license partners.

The release of Construction Simulator 2 for iPhone® and iPad® as well as smartphones and tablets using Android™ is planned for the 4th quarter of 2016.

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