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Heavy transports a 92 tons transformer

We collected a 92 tons 70 kV power transformer located in Jemeppe sur Sambre, Belgium and lifted it into a river barge. We assisted at the discharge from the barge in Antwerp port and lifted the transformer on board the ocean vessel.

In the meantime ocean transport was arranged for shipment on board the MV Zea Antwerp to the port of Shanghai.

On arrival in Shanghai port, the unit will continue its journey to the production site for refurbishing and is expected to return to Belgium within several months. Then Heavy will also facilitate the return towards the powerplant in Belgium.
 

Transformer transport

About Gosselin Logistics

Gosselin Logistics manages logistic supply chains between Europe, China, Africa and the rest of the world. Offering a complete range of logistic services, from forwarding and warehousing to customs clearance including specialized services such as lashing and securing and manufacturing overflow and storage crates. Gosselin Logistics is part of the Gosselin Group.

Gosselin originated in 1930 and counts more than 700 employees that generate a revenue of more than 200 million euro. Its headquarters are located strategically at the Albert Canal in Deurne, its inland terminal connects the ports of Antwerp and Rotterdam to the European hinterland. The company has 48 offices in 32 countries and is strongly represented in Europe, Eastern Europe, Russia and Central Asia.
 

Binnenvaart voor transport kisten

Inland navigation gaining in importance

Gosselin often transports crates for the moving division from Deurne to the Left Bank and vice versa; since both storage areas are located on the same side of the water, the idea arose to arrange this part of the transport by inland navigation. Up to now, this has resulted in 82 fewer trucks on the roads around Antwerp and an appealing reduction in CO2 emissions.
Art move Arne Quinze

Moving art can become a masterpiece

Artist Arne Quinze contacted Gosselin to move several large sculptures to the international exposition that is being held in Jebel Ali (Dubai). A total of six containers will be required for the move.
Gosselin port crane

Port logistics at Gosselin Logistics: smooth sailing guaranteed

As far as port logistics is concerned, Gosselin Logistics keeps growing. The location, infrastructure and necessary investments ensure that as a client, you can continue to benefit from a variety of services and flexible solutions.