Transportation of large – consignment cargo – rolls

UGL made the handling and transportation of 2 rolls to New Orleans (USA). The weight of each is 35,665 kg.

The first step was carrying out welding works – unpinning and landing to the warehouse. Further, special rigging equipment (slings and lanyards) and the following resources are involved:

Time – 16 hours process

Stuff – 7 workers

Technique – 40 tonne Reichstacker and front loaders 

Containers – flat-track type (container with end walls)

Additional transportation conditions are the unique scheme of securing and loading has been developed to ensure the integrity of the cargo.

In general, the cargo covered a distance of more than 15 thousand km. Its successful arrival is expected at the end of September 2021.