PROJECT / OUT-OF-GAUGE CARGO
This is a specialized field including point-to point shipping services with items of a unique sizes, shapes and weights. These are shipments that do not fit in standard containers. Our team has expertise in Project Cargo logistics management – a broad knowledge of destination infrastructure limitations, as well as the experience in how to handle the documentation.
• Break Bulk
• Heavy Lift
• Out of Gauge
Examples of Industries Served:
- Industrial Presses
Metal working machinery
- Coal mining machinery
- Steel rolls
- Steel beams
We have warehouse facilities at all main ports that can load and unload open top and flat rack containers. We can also strip standard containers and deliver cargo that require flat bed delivery at all ports and also inland locations such as Chicago, Cleveland, Detroit, Omaha, Denver, Atlanta, Dallas.
Thunderbolt has also been doing a significant amount moving and handling steel mill rolls that we transload and deliver on flat beds throughout the world.
Trucking: Thunderbolt has a deep national domestic trucking network.
Examples of the types of trucks we use to transport project cargo:
– 19 & 20 axle trailers, 16 axle dual lane trailers, 13 axle steerable trailers
– 11 axle RGN’s Step deck and double drop trailers,
– 48’ & 53’ flat beds as well as extendable flat beds up to 90 feet