It is generally accepted, that the term ‘heavy’, is used to define cargo units which exceed 100mt in weight. While weight is considered one criterion, heavy lift cargoes include cargo units that are voluminous, vulnerable and difficult to handle.
With increased industrialisation, dredging, chemical and oil/gas activity there is a strong demand for specialised vessels capable of transporting allied equipment in support of these industries. This service is central to the realisation of large projects worldwide. Over time the dimensions and weights of cargoes have increased rapidly as well, with vessel owners responding by building even larger ships.
At Global United we combine our collective expertise to provide the right solution to ensure that all your ‘heavy’ cargo is safely loaded, transported and discharged.
Our Heavy and Project Cargo experience includes: