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Transport and handling of wind turbine units

The first transports of wind turbine units from the Stork site in the Port of Antwerp took place in June. One of our clients builds the units on site, after which they’re put on a flatbed and driven to the wharf nearby. From there, they are sent via pontoon to Hoboken for further assembly and processing. A total of 58 units will be transported.

Successful collaboration

Each unit is 12 meters high and weighs around 15 tons. Our colleagues from Industrial Projects (Heavy) were recruited to handle the transport on the flatbed, and colleagues from Lashing & Securing (Pasec Port) helped secure the cargo. All in all, a successful collaborative effort between different divisions!
 

Transport of wind turbine units

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.
 

Unloading heavy lifts

Gosselin organizes the first 2 heavy-lift deliveries for Ineos Project One in Port of Antwerp-Bruges (Belgium)

Ineos Belgium awarded the Gosselin Group as their general contractor for the marshalling yard for Ineos Project One. Last Friday, Biglift Shipping b.v. vessel, MV Happy Star, delivered the first 2 heavy-lifts at the heavy-lift marshalling yard PSA Breakbulk Terminal (410).
BayWa r.e. en Gosselin

First container of 950 marks the start of the collaboration between BayWa r.e. Solar Trade and Gosselin

Like the laying of a foundation stone, the arrival of the first container of solar panels marks the new cooperation between BayWa r.e. Solar Trade and Gosselin. To achieve the storage of some 950 containers per year, Gosselin expanded its customs license from just its own warehouses to external warehouses.
Opwaardering Albertkanaal

Nog meer inzetten op binnenvaart

De opwaardering van het Albertkanaal is bijna voltooid. De ophoging van de bruggen en verbreding van het kanaal zorgen dat vierlaags containervaart voor DV containers voortaan mogelijk wordt. Ook voor Gosselin is dit goed nieuws aangezien Logistics zwaar inzet op de binnenvaart als transportmiddel.