Mobilisation of Valves for desalination Project

Project Cargo from Chennai, India to Long Beach, United States of America in 35days.


Package consists of 30 units of oversized value, each unit measuring 4-meters Length, 3 -metres wide & 3.5-meters height & weight 12000Kgs per unit.

Incoterm: DDU

Means of transport: Road – Warehouse – Sea – Road – Warehouse – Road

End destination: Tuscan, Arizona, 484miles from Long Beach

At load port operations:

  1. 30nos Valve pick-up from shipper Site in Chennai using Low-Bed Trailer & movement to our warehouse near load port Chennai, India.
  2. Cargo loading, lashing, chocking as per SOLAS standard’s – 10 x 40 FR (overwidth/overheight)
  3. Fumigation of wooden dunnage has been certified as per USA Standards
  4. OOG Approvals received from Shipping Line
  5. Lashing Survey & Certification as per liner nominated surveyor & submitted to customers, shipping line, partners & vendors.
  6. ISF filled 72hours prior vessel ETD at Chennai Port (mandatory for US customs)
  7. Import Permit has been applied at time of ISF filling
  8. AMS filling completed during the time of transhipment process
  9. Cargo Insurance has been arranged for Door – Door

At discharge port operations:

  1. Import Permit process completed
  2. Direct delivery of 40 FR inside terminal
  3. Since its OOG, we have arranged for Pilot cars from terminal to our warehouse for transloading purpose
  4. In warehouse, we have destuffed the cargo from 40 FR
  5. Empty Flatrack container returned to the liner depot.
  6. Cargo has been loaded & secured onto truck for final delivery.
  7. We have arranged for forklift & crane in consignee factory to destuff the cargo in their warehouse premise, along with rigger man for positioning the valve in warehouse
  8. Cargo Insurance has been arranged for Door – Door

Successfully, we have shipped all 10 x 40 FR door – door providing a total logistics solution to our customer, with high quality services & meeting the timelines as promised.