MSL Transport Excavator Mounted Drilling Rig for CPEC Project
11th June 2018
Msharib Shipping & Logistics (MSL) have handled the transport of an excavator mounted drilling rig and all parts for a CPEC (China–Pakistan Economic Corridor) project.
The rig, for MSL's valued customer in the energy development sector, China Harbor Engineering Company, had multiple functionality comprising of pile driving, extracting, auguring, soil mixing and static pressing on a range of different terrains. The whole shipment, including heavy and OOG units, weighed 117mtns with the main body measuring 17.00 x 3.05 x 3.65m and weighing 75mtns and the kelly bars (measuring 19.00 x 2.75 x 2.55m) and other parts weighing 42mtns.
The MSL team successfully and professionally coordinated the arrangements of vehicles and documentation as required with complete pre-planning to avoid any delays in delivery. A multi-axle low-bed and a long flat-bed was used for the movement from Mansehra to Tarnol in Islamabad (in 2 stages) covering a distance of 1,600km and delivering the cargo safe and sound within 5 days.