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Transshipment of Pipes via River Barge

Scope of Services: turnkey project management from two mills in Europe to site in Iraq; part cargo on regular project vessel, line pipes with various diameter, total 1,200 mt / 1,500 cbm, Port of Loading: Antwerp, Belgium, Port of Destination: Umm Qasr, Iraq.

Our scope of work included: transshipment of pipes from river barges to ocean vessel, discharging of pipes in Umm Qasr with intermediate storage, approval manegement and customs clearance, delivery to site including offloading.

Special Pipes for Mocambique

Scope of Services: Ocean Transport from Bremen to Maputo of 26″ Pipes, unit length max. 18.3 m, avg. unit weight 3.5 mt, 3LPE coated, total weight approx. 24,750 tons, total volume ca. 55,760 cbm for SASOL ROMPCO LL2 gas pipeline, in 2 full self-geared multi-purpose cargo vessels. Pipe loading with vacuum spreader, man-less operation on shore.

Additional Services: design and delivery of suitable pipe spreaders and pipe hooks/ slings for safe offloading of the pipes in Mapuot.

Special Air Freight & Chartering

Project Cargoes to worldwide Destinations (e.g. delivery of mobile power stations to remote areas, urgent equipment and machinery).

Special Pipes for Mocambique – Video: Loading Ops

Scope of Services: Ocean Transport from Bremen to Maputo of 26″ Pipes, unit length max. 18.3 m, avg. unit weight 3.5 mt, 3LPE coated, total weight approx. 24,750 tons, total volume ca. 55,760 cbm for SASOL ROMPCO LL2 gas pipeline, in 2 full self-geared multi-purpose cargo vessels. Pipe loading with vacuum spreader, man-less operation on shore.

Additional Services: design and delivery of suitable pipe spreaders and pipe hooks/ slings for safe offloading of the pipes in Mapuot.

Port Development

Project Cargoes to worldwide Destinations (e.g. delivery of mobile power stations to remote areas, urgent equipment and machinery).

Pipe Logistics: OCTG for Iraq

  • Complete Range of Services:
  • More than 30 years of experience in Iraq
  • Follow-up on Import Authorization, Tax Exemption and Approval Management (with Ministries and Authorities)
  • Port & Terminal Handling, Storage & Warehousing, incl. Stuffing/ Unstuffing of Project Containers, Inspection and Repair Services
  • Customs Clearance Procedures at Port of Entry
  • Land Transportation to final Destination including Offloading (with duly signed Proofs of Delivery/ POD’s)
  • Comprehensive Project Management and Supervision with own staff on site, Documentation services, Site & Road survey
  • Mobilization of handling and transport equipment for all requirements: e.g. flatbed trucks (with U-skids for safe pipe transport), cranes, spreaders, hooks, etc.

Project Logistics: Tanzania Power station (Turnkey)

Scope of Services: Turnkey/ Door-to-Door transport of a single-cycle used power plant from Peterhead, Scotland, to Kilwa Masoko, Tanzania.

Total Freight tons: 6,900 cbm Max. Unit weights: 2 x 285 tons (gas turbines) Load Port: Peterhead, Scotland Discharge Port: Kilwa Masoko (rural port) Dismantling of Plant: 5 weeks at site Duration of Vessel Loading: 5 days in port Duration of Offloading: 7 weeks (by barging & beach landing, incl. construction of jetty) Project Owner: Kilwa Energy Co. Ltd., Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Our Partners

For providing our services on land, on the waters, and in the air, we rely on our excellent network of internationally renowned partners, with which we have long and well-proven relationships; but also new partners are being introduced to our network as we go along and open up new opportunities and tackle new
challenges.