Loading of transition pieces, each weighing some 425 ton, and transporting to Flushing the Netherlands, where the units will be loaded on 5 vessels of Spliethoff and Jumbo in the coming months, for transport to Taiwan for a new offshore windfarm.
The upper jackets, with approximate dimensions of 20 x 21 meter and 29 meter height, and weighing each 410 ton were loaded onto the vessel mv Aura in Cadiz, Spain, using an overhead crane, and safely landed and sea-fastened on a specifically designed grillage welded on deck of the vessel. The vessel thereafter sailed to Newcastle in the UK, were the units will be offloaded and further finished to be used in a UK Offshore windfarm.
A total of 10 similar trips will be performed, total 20 units of jackets to be transported in approx. 150 days time.
Transport of total 40 black steel TP of each 400 ton from Germany to Belgium in 14 voyages with Northern Rock and Arctic Rock. After completion of the TP’s, we will transport them to Flushing for onward delivery to a new windfarm in Taiwan.
Manora organized the transports, equipment and documentation.