Exceptional cargo expert ALS wins logistics contract for new Energy From Waste project in the UK!
WWL ALS UK’s project team headquartered in Hull, UK were successful in supplying a complete logistics package for a major project, with WWL ALS being selected by the contractor due to local knowledge and expertise in handling oversized and project cargo.
Following months of planning the team coordinated all shipments of materials, large equipment and containers from over 10 countries delivering to site in the UK over a 6 month period.
WWL ALS’ operations team attended regular meetings with the client and suppliers, and coordinated loading and off-loading operations in Turkey, USA, Poland, Denmark and the UK. The teams provided ships agency, port and site operations and private escort vehicles.
A vessel was chartered by WWL ALS to ship the largest break bulk cargo pieces, which amounted to over 600T of project cargo from the USA to Hull.
The 5 largest pieces were transported by road, overnight in time sequenced deliveries during the course of a week to their final destination attended by WWL ALS’ project manager and escorted by WWL ALS’s permit and escort manager.
The new energy facility covers 12 acres and will process upwards of 200,000 tonnes p.a of solid recovered fuel and is scheduled to be operational from November 2017.