Transportation barges with wheat and barley



ABOUT THE PROJECT:

  • Transportation of 6 barges with grain. This project allowed us to gain new experience that will be used to diversify the services of our company.
  • Country: Russia;
  • Year: 2020;

PROJECT VESSELS:

Transportation barges with wheat and barley
Transportation barges with wheat and barley

Project achievements & solutions:

  • Our newbuilt Pusher Tug Conwenna was towing grain loaded barge Samarskaya. Using of our Tug assured optimal length of convoy that allows keep max efficiency of transportation via Volga-Don Canal;
  • A total of ~24 000 tons of grain (3 barges with wheat, 3 barges with barley) were delivered to the destination point;
  • Unloading of grain was carried out through a system of a back-to-back on roads transshipment complex of Kavkaz Port;
  • As a result of the project, we discuss the possibilities of increasing tugboats number involved in the transportation of grain cargo;