750 + 550 tons weight

40.5 m length

6.6 m diameter

Out of the many barge operations that Eastship undertakes each year, one particular project stands out as particularly challenging. The transportation of two reactors of this magnitude would be a significant challenge in its own right, but the actual difficulty lay in accommodating them onto a relatively small barge. However, the Eastship team was able to overcome this challenge through precise execution of a Roll-on/Roll-off (Ro/Ro) loading process.

The success of this project was not only due to the skill and expertise of our team but also the careful planning and coordination involved in the loading process. Our team had to ensure that the weight distribution was balanced and stable throughout the voyage, despite the small size of the barge.
To ensure the safe and efficient transportation of the reactors, our team handled every aspect of the project. This included the development of lashing plans and actual lashing, which ensured that the reactors were secured and stable throughout the journey. We also provided constant monitoring and support throughout the journey to ensure the safety of the cargo and the crew.

The project was particularly challenging due to the size and weight of the reactors, as well as the potential risks involved in their transportation. However, the Eastship team was able to complete the project safely and efficiently, thanks to their extensive knowledge and experience in barge operations.

In addition to the technical aspects of the project, we also had to navigate various logistical and regulatory challenges. This included securing the necessary permits and approvals from the relevant authorities, as well as coordinating with other stakeholders involved in the project.

Despite these challenges, the Eastship team was able to successfully transport the reactors to their destination, with only a few centimeters of leeway. This project showcases our team’s commitment to providing innovative and effective solutions to even the most challenging projects, and our ability to handle every aspect of a project from start to finish.

Precise execution

Advanced techincal knowledge

Complementary services handled by own personnel

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