Worldwide Project Consortium

Railroad vehicle sails from Japan to Malaysia

Jan 18, 2017

Allfort Co. Inc., member to the Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) for Japan, shipped one heavy railroad vehicle from Yokohama port, Japan.

The heavy cargo is a “Multiple Tie Tamper” of 179 cbm and weight of 55 ton and goes by the name “Profile ballast Machine Plasser & Theurer”.

A floating crane lifted the cargo onto a barge for the transport alongside a waiting Break Bulk vessel’s berth at Yokohama port. After sea-fastening, the vessel sailed to final destination Port Kelang, Malaysia.

Allfort have exported a great number of similar railroad vehicles from Japan to a variety of countries, utilizing similar mode of transport arrangements.

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