LLC WHITE SEA FLOATING COMPANY WILL INCREASE 1.5 TIMES MONTHLY VOLUMES OF RAW WOOD SHIPPING
LLC White Sea Floating Company (a logistic enterprise of Titan Group has begun trials of its new machinery - E-Crane 1000 series (Belgium)).
The machinery is unique for Russia with its sizes and technical specifications: the boom reach is over 30 meters, crane capacity - 13 tons.
According to Director of LLC White Sea Floating Company Ivan Pukanov one E-Crane can replace four domestic cranes «If our usual crane with its boom reach can lift weight 5 ton maximum - this one can do 2 times more, that said the operation frequency: pick, turn, load, return to position, will take split seconds, and for a conventional crane it will take not less than 1.5 minutes», - Ivan Pukanov detailed.
This is the first E-Crane in Arkhangelsk region and the third in the country. Similar equipment is available only in St. Petersburg and Kazan.
The crane was delivered to Arkhangelsk from Belgium dismounted. The main assembly took place at the berth of Arkhangelsk PPM, the final works were completed in the water area of LLC White Sea Floating Company. Specialists from Belgium have checked correctness of assembly and readiness to operate of the crane.
This year E-Crane will operate in the pilot mode at the shipping terminal Bolshaya Svaga of Verkhnetoemsky LPH.
It is planned that the new crane will load from 4 to 6 thousand m3 of timber per day. LLC White Sea Floating Company intends to increase monthly volumes of shipping 1.5 times. The crane will moor the location of works in the near future.