PROJECTS

G3 Grain Export Terminal Project

MARKET INDUSTRIAL  |  SECTOR AGRICULTURE
Origin(s)

Tianjin and Qingdao, China

Destination(s)

G3 Grain Terminal Project Site, North Vancouver, Canada

Project

G3 Grain Export Terminal Project

 
Equipment

Structural steel, hoppers, chutes and bins

Total Volume

35,000 cbm

 
Total Weight

9,000 mt

Heaviest Lift

40 mt

Year

2018

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Westlink was engaged to provide a multimodal logistics solution for structural steel, hoppers, chutes and bins from Tianjin and Qingdao, China to be used in the construction of a new grain export terminal for G3 in North Vancouver, Canada.

SCOPE

  • Pre-shipment quarantine inspection and factory completion of ore cars in China

  • Multipurpose Vessel (MPP) – Tianjin and Qingdao, China to Lynnterm Vancouver, Canada

  • Oversized Haulage – vessel hook or laydown to G3 project site

  • Construction coordination – coordination with site team to unload trailers for direct install or laydown

Mining Specific Logistics

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Zero LTIs

  • 35,000 cubic metres (cbm) of steel with heaviest lift 40 metric tons

  • 10 consecutive monthly breakbulk shipments and weekly flat rack deliveries

  • Delivery of oversized structural steel delivery and 200 x 40’ flat racks

  • Transport of oversized pieces through built up urban area

  • Traffic control in Vancouver – escorts, temporary removal of street signs, traffic control and permits

  • Delivery to installation points at G3 project site

GALLERY