How is mining equipment transported?
We utilize our modern fleet of specialized vessels, equipped with advanced loading and unloading capabilities, to handle the transportation of mining equipment. These vessels are designed to accommodate oversized and heavy cargo while ensuring safe and efficient loading and discharge operations.
We can cater for a wide variety of heavy cargo both self-propelled and static such as drilling rigs, dump trucks, mining excavators, and mobile crushing and screening equipment. We carry equipment for open pit and underground mining. Our experienced cargo handling personnel ensure that whatever the shape of your units, we will find the most efficient and safe solution for their transportation.
Furthermore, Höegh Autoliners has a global network of offices and agents, allowing us to provide comprehensive logistics support throughout the transportation process.
What types of mining equipment do you transport?
Various types of mining equipment can be transported on our ships, depending on their size, weight, and the specific requirements of the mining operation.
Here are some common types of mining equipment that can be transported:
- Haul Trucks
- Dump Tricks
- Bulldozers and Excavators
- Dragline Excavators
- Conveyor System
- Drilling Rigs
- Mining Drills
- Generators and Power Plants
- Processing Equipment: this includes crushers, mills, and screens used to process mined materials. Depending on size and complexity, they may need to be transported in sections and assembled on-site.
- Support Equipment including maintenance vehicles, support vehicles, and even modular structures for worker accommodations.
Where can I ship my mining equipment?
We can deliver mining equipment all over the world. Explore our trade routes to find out more.
Why choose Höegh Autoliners for mining equipment shipping?
- Specialization in Breakbulk Cargo: At Höegh Autoliners we have experience in handling breakbulk cargo, which includes oversized and heavy mining equipment. Our vessels are equipped with specialized equipment like roll-on/roll-off (RoRo) ramps and adjustable decks to accommodate large and heavy machinery.
- Global Presence: Höegh Autoliners has a global network of routes and offices, making it easier to transport mining equipment to various mining sites around the world.
- RoRo Expertise: RoRo shipping is often preferred for mining equipment due to its efficiency and cost-effectiveness. We are a leader in RoRo shipping, giving us the expertise to handle this type of cargo securely and efficiently.
- Safety and Security: Höegh Autoliners typically invests in safety measures to ensure the protection of cargo during transit. This includes securing equipment on board and using advanced lashing and securing techniques.
- Customer Support: We offer customer support and logistics services, helping you plan and coordinate the transportation of your mining equipment from start to finish.
- Environmental Considerations: Höegh Autoliners has made efforts to reduce its environmental footprint by investing in more fuel-efficient vessels and exploring sustainable shipping practices.
- Experience: We have decades of experience in the shipping industry, which can provide peace of mind when entrusting them with valuable mining equipment.