On June 19 the employees of JSC “Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg” (“SP SPb”) together with the specialists of “Universal Forwarder” successfully completed the operation on handling of components of Siemens power station for “Juzhnouralsk GRES power plant-2” in Chelyabinsk region.
Total weight of shipment lot amounted to 1 500 tons. Floating crane “Demag” with the lifting capacity of 350 tons was used for handling of the most heavy elements (308 and 341 tons). The rest of the components were reloaded by gantry cranes.
Heavy-lift equipment was delivered in the end of May on the specialized vessel of BBC line to the berth Nr. 23. In order to store the equipment the specialists of “Universal Forwarder” installed special metal structure allowing to distribute the load along the berth.
JSC “Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg” – is the largest operator, rendering services on handling of all types of dry cargoes in the Greater Port of Saint-Petersburg. It operates by modern specialized terminals for handling of container, reefer, ro-ro cargoes, cars and metals. In 2012 the turnover of JSC “Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg” amounted to 8.7 mln. tons of cargoes.
“Universal Forwarder” arranges handling operations and forwarding of cargoes in sea and river ports of RF, CIS and Europe, performs multimodal and mixed transportation of cargoes, charters sea and river vessels, serves as the vessel agent in the Azov-Black Sea Basin.