Cold boxes to the desert
The petrochemical industry is growing in leaps and bounds in Saudi Arabia. Late last year the Hamburg-based shipping firm Rickmers-Linie transported two cold boxes for Sadara, the Linde technology corporation’s largest on-site petrochemical project in the region.
Oil drilling equipment on the Don
Blue Water Shipping specialises in the transportation of extraordinary loads. However, the mandate to haul drilling equipment from Singapore through Russia’s inland waterway system to Ukraine is of great interest even for old hands in the business.
Lüderitz again proves its worth
The number of heavylift and project cargo transport tasks destined for the Namibian ports of Walvis Bay and Lüderitz, from where they are on-forwarded to surrounding mines, has risen steadily recently. Many tasks are carried out by the Manica Group.
A juggernaut sails the high seas
A 91 m and 880 t splitter destined for a Mexican refinery was recently shipped out of the Indian port of Mumbai. Comprehensive extra measures needed to be taken to ensure the smooth management of the multimodal transport task. A special vehicle concept designed for the...