Markus Kossman

Torque talk – the hidden power of gears

January 01
2014

Think about this – LEGO(r) TECHNIC would not be very technical – or be much fun to build – without the humble cogwheel, an ingenious invention first used over 2300 years ago.

Markus Kossman

Building the next big thing: the development of 42009 Mobile Crane MK II

November 18
2013

Imagine you’ve got in front of you the 42009 Mobile Crane MK II, un-built and still in its huge box. With 2600 elements, its the biggest ever LEGO® Technic model, and with  127 gears and multiple power functions, it’s also the most advanced. Quite a building challenge; we think you’ll agree.

Markus Kossman

DESIGNING THE MOBILE CRANE

November 01
2013

LEGO® Senior Designer Markus Kossmann is a real expert at designing working model functions using LEGO Technic elements. That’s why when the time came to create a huge and feature-filled new Mobile Crane model for 2013, Markus was a natural pick for the design team!