PROJECTS

Australian Defence Force Exercises

MARKET DEFENCE  |  SECTOR ARMY 
Origin(s)

Townsville, Australia

Destination(s)

Port Moresby, Lae, Wewak and Madang, Papua New Guinea

Project

Australian Defence Force Exercises

 

Equipment

Mobile Equipment and Infrastructure

Total Volume

50,000+ cbm

Total Weight

6,000+ mt

Year

2013 – 2020

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Westlink has supported the Australian Defence Force (ADF) with logistics solutions as a qualified subcontractor for the ADF Sealift Panel since 2013. As part of this support, Westlink has transported various mobile equipment and infrastructure from ADF Lavarack Barracks in Townsville for operations exercises in Papua New Guinea.

SCOPE

  • Craneage and Haulage – ADF Lavarack Barracks in Townsville to Port of Brisbane

  • Multipurpose Vessel (MPP) – Port of Brisbane to Ports of Lae, Port Moresby and Wewak

  • Haulage – from Papua New Guinea ports to various ADF operations sites in country

  • Container Movements – hire, packing, handling, freight and clearance

Mining Specific Logistics

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Zero LTIs

  • Provision of remote logistics to inland Port Moresby, Lea, Wewak and Madang 

  • Flexibility to adapt to the Australian Defence Forces short notice changes in operational schedules 

  • Deployment and redeployment of specialised equipment essential to high profile events such as APEC conference 

  • Security escorts for delivery from port to operations site in Papua New Guinea

  • Diverse range of equipment handled including earth moving equipment, personnel carriers, medical equipment, mobile power plants, portable accommodation modules and containerised items

GALLERY