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Editor in chief: Angelo Scorza
05/08/19 11:37

Zeamarine secures largest contract to date

The German company will carry 450,000 freight tons from China to Australia on account of Schenker for the BHP South Flank Project

Zeamarine hasy been awarded a large ocean transportation contract from Schenker Australia Pty Limited for the BHP South Flank Project in Western Australia located in the Pilbara region that  will become one of the largest integrated mine sites in the world.

The project scope encompasses the transportation of 450,000 freight tons from China to Port Hedland, Western Australia, with the majority of the cargo being heavy and oversized modules.

For the execution of the project, the German shipping company will be utilizing its newly-built ZEA 14k-900 vessel type, delivered between 2018 and 2019, which are among the most fuel-efficient and technologically advanced multi-purpose tonnage on the water today.

Zeamarine is one of the leading providers of global tramp and liner services for the ocean transportation of heavy lift, breakbulk and project cargoes through an operating fleet of 90 multipurpose heavy lift vessels with capacities ranging between 6,300 and 30,000 dwt and a combined lifting capacity of up to 1,400 metric tons.