LASO - Special Transport

Some of the Major Specialized Transportation Operations Performed

Laso in TUA Mobility Project

2017-06-26

Transport Load:

Boat.

Distance Covered:

The route covered is about 2.5 km with slopes of 15% where it was necessary the aid of 1 machine of tracks for aid in the traction of the autoprolposado.

Transport characteristics:

Loading, Transport and Unloading of Boat. Dimensions: 27.5 x 6 x 4.5 x 50 tons Means used - 2 cranes (350 tons, 220 tons), 1 self-propelled The boat came to navigate to the loading place next to the bridge over the Tua river where it flows into the Douro River. With the two cranes we removed the boat from the water and placed it on top of the self-propelled equipment. This took about 2 days.


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.