LASO - Special Transport

Some of the Major Specialized Transportation Operations Performed

Molds: 92.00m x 6.00m x 5.15m and 60 Tons. (Length x width x height x weight).

2017-05-07

Transport Load:

Molds.

Distance Covered:

Aveiro Port - Quintãs. (Riablades Factory).

Transport characteristics:

Transport Dimensions: 92.00m x 6.00m x 5.15m and 60 Tons. (Length x width x height x weight).


Transport of Transformer with 7,75m x 4,63m x 5,75m x 386 Tons

2017-02-07

Transport Load:

Transformer manufactured by EFACEC with 7,75m x 4,63m x 5,75m x 386 tons (length x width x height x Weight).

Distance Covered:

16 kilometers from the EFACEC (Arroteia) factory to the Port of Leixões.

Transport characteristics:

Transport Dimensions: 90,00m x 5,50m x 5,90m e 690 tons. (Length x width x height x weight).


Transport of Transformer with 11.3m x 3.92m x 5.47m x 405 Tons

2017-02-03

Transport Load:

Transformer manufactured by EFACEC with 11,30m x 3,90m x 5,47m x 405 tons (length x width x height x Weight).

Distance Covered:

16 kilometers from the EFACEC (Arroteia) factory to the Port of Leixões.

Transport characteristics:

Transport Dimensions: 90.00m x 6.20m x 5.90m x 710 tons. (Length x width x height x weight).


Special Transportation | Steel column | ARSOPI | Vale de Cambra - Leixões

2016-11-09

Transport Load:

Steel column manufactured by the ARSOPI metal-mechanic wtih 54,00 meters.

Distance Covered:

55 kilometers from Vale de Cambra to the Port of Leixões.

Transport characteristics:

Transport Dimensions: 70.00m long, 5.00m wide, 5.20m high and 120 Tons weight.


Transport of Concrete Beams

2015-03-15

Transport Load:

Concrete beams: 41m x  1m x 1,50m.

Weight: 68t

Distance Covered:

Nelas – Chaves - (174km) 3 days of transports, 5 beams per day.

Transport characteristics:

Equipment used:

  •  5 x 4 axle tractors (4+4 convoy);

People involved in the transport:

  • Own resources: 5 drivers; 5 pilots; 1 Special Transport Technician;

  • Police escort: PSP from A24 to unloading site: 2 cars e 2 motorcycles;


Transport of 70 Locomotives

2015-03-14

Transport Load:

1 Locomotive of 23m in length, 3,06m width, 4,25m height.

Weight: 120t.

Distance Covered:

Valencia (ES) – Leixões Port (PT) - 1200 km

Transportation carried out in 4 days.

Transportation characteristics:

Equipment used:

  • Equipment used:

  • 1 semi-trailer (4 x 4 x 6);

  • 3 pilot vehicles;

Total load dimensions:  49m long; 3,5m width; 4,60m height.

Total Weight: 200t.

People involved in the event:

  • Own Resources: 4 drivers; 6 pilots;


Transportation of “Moulds”

2015-03-13

Transported Load

Moulds with the following dimensions:

  • 3 units measuring 60 m x 3.5 m x 4.75 m and 45 tonnes weight;
  • 1 unit measuring 80 m x 5 m x 5.25 m and 90 tonnes weight.

Total load dimensions: convoy consisting of 4 groups, totalling 300 m x 5 m x 5.25 m, and 225 tonnes weight.

Distance covered and duration:

28 km in A25 motorway, in the wrong way, with complete closure of the motorway;

Duration of the port operations: 1 day (from 09h00 until 20h00);

Duration of transportation: 1 night (from 22h00 until 03h00).

Service/transportation characteristics

Equipment used to accomplish this event:

  • 1 Modular with 7 axes;
  • 3 extendable semi-trailers with 4 axles each;
  • 76 wheels in total;
  • 1 tractor with 4 axles with torque converter of 250 tonnes strength;
  • 3 tractors with 3 axles each;
  • 1 truck crane;
  • 2 pilot vehicles;
  • 2 assistance vans;
  • 6 escort GNR / BT motorcycles;
  • 2 escort GNR / BT vehicles.

People involved in the event:

  • Own Resources: 4 drivers; 2 pilots, 3 equipment operators; 2 locksmiths;
  • Subcontracted Resources: 8 GNR/BT officers.

Wind Turbine Blades

2014-11-22

Transport Load:

: V126, 3 MW, wind turbine blades, of 62m in length, 2,55m in width, 4m inheight.

Weight: 15t.

Distance Covered:

Daimiel – Porto (Motril) - 350 km

Transport characteristics:

Equipment used:

  • 12 Tractors;

  • 12 trailers (extendible up to 63m in length);

Total Transport Dimensions: 68m in length; 4m in length; 4,30m in height.

Total Weight:  42t.

People involved in the transport:

  • Own resources: 12 drivers; 24 pilots;

  • Police escort throughout the whole route;


Stainless steel column

2014-11-16

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Transport Load

Open Drain Caisson (Superduplex Stainless steel tube) 56,7m long per 1,70 de diameter, of about 60 t.

Distance Covered:

Vale de Cambra - Cadiz - 900 km

Transportation characteristcs:

Equipment used:

  • 1 x 4 axle tractor (4 x 2 x 4);
  • 1 x 2 axle dolly;

  • 1 x 4 axle dolly;

  • 1 obstacle removal assistance  vehicle;

  • Police escort;

Total load dimensions:

60m lenght; Dolly with 2,75m height; 4m height.

Total Weight: 120t.

People involved in the transport:

  • Own Resources: 2 drivers; 2 pilots;

  • Police Escort: 2 Patrols;


Transportation of “Autoclave”

2014-10-30

Transported Load

“Autoclave” – measures: 27.1 m x 6.50 m x 6.50 m and 145 tonnes weight.

Total load dimensions: 50.0 m x 6.50 m x 7.70 m, 286 tonnes weight.

Distance Covered

120 km total distance covered.

Transportation carried out in 3 nights (from 22h00 until 07h00 each night).

Service/transportation characteristics

Equipment used to accomplish this event:

  • 16 axle lines – 8 wheels per axle line – 128 wheels total;
  • 2 x 4 axle tractors with torque converter of 250 tonnes strength; 50 meters length x 3 meters height;
  • 3 pilot vehicles;
  • 1 assistance van;
  • 8 subcontracted assistance vehicles;
  • 1 Forklift;
  • 4 escort BT motorcycles;
  • Own Resources: 2 drivers; 2 pilots, 2 equipment operators; 4 locksmiths.

People involved in the event:

  • Own Resources: 2 drivers; 2 pilots, 2 equipment operators; 4 locksmiths;
  • Subcontracted Resources: 5 people for trees removal; 7 EDP technicians to deviate electrical cables; 4 BT officers.

Prefabricated Houses

2014-05-16

Transport Load:

Prefabricated houses: 3,90m in length x 3,30m in width x 3,53m in height

Weight: 20t

Distance Covered:

1 to 2 km, from  national roads to REN’s stations.

Transport characteristics:

Due to the load’s size and the rough terrain, the transport was carried out in a tractor equipped with a special part created for this type of projects.

Equipment used:

  • 1 x 4 axle tractor with crane and a part specially created for the transport of prefabricated houses.

People involved in the transport:

Own resources: 2 drivers and 1 Special Transport Technician.


Liquid air column

2014-05-16

Transport load:

Liquid air column: 41m lenght, 6m width and 5,10m in height.

Distance covered:

Palmela - Setúbal - 35 km

Transportation characteristcs:

Equipament used:

  • 2 tractors with torque converter;

  • 1 modular axle trailer (8 x 7 x 6);

Total load dimensions:

60m lenght; 6m width; 6,10m height

Total Weight: 250t.

People involved in the project:

  • Own Resources: 2 drivers; 1 pilot; 2 Equipment Technicians; 2 Technicians for obstacles removal;

  • Police Escort: 4 Police officers;


Transport of Prefabricate Modules

2014-05-16

Transport Load:

6 wooden prefabricated house modules: 18m in length x 3,5m in width x 4,80m in height.

Weight: 8t

Distance Covered:

Azambuja – Ereira, Torres Vedras - 54km

Transport characteristics:

Equipment used:

  • 3 2 axle tractor + 3 3 axle semi-trailer

People involved in the transport:

  • Own resources: 3 drivers + 3 pilots


Transportation of a “Liquid Air Column”

2013-10-05

Transported Load

“Liquid Air Column” – measures: 34.0 m x 5.77 m x 4.50 m and 117 tonnes weight.

Total load dimensions: 56.0 m x 5.77 m x 5.10 m, 223 tonnes weight.

Distance Covered

230 km total distance covered.

Transportation carried out in 4 nights (from 22h00 until 07h00 each night).

Service/transportation characteristics

Equipment used to accomplish this event:

  • 12 modular lines - 8 wheels per modular line - 96 wheels total;
  • 16 meters of beams and drawbars, totalling 42 meters;
  • 2 x 4 axle tractors with torque converter of 250 tonnes strength;
  • 3 pilot vehicles;
  • 1 assistance van;
  • 1 Mobile Crane;
  • 1 subcontracted assistance vehicle;
  • 4 escort BT motorcycles;
  • 1 escort BT vehicle.

People involved in the event:

  • Own Resources: 2 drivers; 2 pilots, 2 equipment operators; 4 locksmiths; 1 crane operator
  • Subcontracted Resources: 6 BT officers to monitor the transport.

Senegal

2013-05-28

Transport load:

  • Each pontoon: 30m in length, 6m width and 4,80m height.

Weight: 120t.

Total transport load: 60m length; 6m width; 5,10m height.

Total weight: 250t.

  • Each Pontoon with 22m in length, 6m in width and 5m in height.

Weight: 70t.

Total Transport Dimensions: 32m in lenght; 6m in width; 5m in height.

Total Weight: 120t.

Distance covered:

Dakar - Diogo - 150 km

Transport characteristics:

Equipment used:

  • 1 x 4 axle tractor with torque converter;

  • 1 modular axle(5 x 4) specially adapted;

People involved in the project:

  • Own resources: 5 drivers; 4 pilots; 1 Equipment Technician;

  • Local Police Escort;