PROJECTS

Monash and M80 Road Infrastructure Projects

MARKET INFRASTRUCTURE  |  SECTOR ROADS
Origin(s)

Tianjin and Qingdao, China

Destination(s)

Melbourne, Australia

Project

Monash and M80 Road Infrastructure Projects

Equipment

Structural steel, walkways and beams

Total Volume

30,000 cbm

 
Total Weight

4,000 mt

Heaviest Lift

85 mt

Year

2020

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Westlink was engaged to provide end-to-end logistics for structural steel, walkways and beams bins from Tianjin and Qingdao, China to be used in the upgrade of road infrastructure in Melbourne, Australia for the M80 and Monash freeways.

SCOPE

  • Pre-shipment quarantine inspection of structural steel in China

  • Multipurpose Vessel (MPP) – Tianjin and Qingdao, China to Melbourne, Australia

  • Oversized Haulage – vessel hook to M80 and Monash project sites

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

Mining Specific Logistics

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Zero LTIs

  • 30,000 cubic metres (cbm) of steel with heaviest lift 85 metric tons

  • 5 consecutive monthly breakbulk shipments

  • Transport of oversized pieces through built up urban area

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

GALLERY