Cosmatos Group Transport Loads to Refinery by Road and Sea – Heavy Lift News
15 Feb 2021

Cosmatos Group Transport Loads to Refinery by Road and Sea

The Cosmatos Group, THLG member for Greece, carried out a milestone transport delivering a Naphtha Splitter and a Deisohexanizer Column to the Motor Oil Hellas Naphtha complex in Corinth, Greece.

The splitter weighing 255t measured:

  • Length 71 m
  • Width 5.4 m
  • Height  5.85 m

The column, weighing 270t measured:

  • Length 67 m
  • Width 6 m
  • Height 7 m

These long units were picked up at manufacturer’s site for transport by road to the Port of Thessaloniki for loading on a ferry for transport to the Athina jetty of Motoroil Hellas Refinery in Corinth.

Thereafter the loads were transported to the erection site at the refinery following a route with difficult narrow roads and challenging turns.

A challenging joint logistics operation which included the vessel chartering, lashing/unlashing and road permits.

 

 

 

Source The Heavy Lift Group / The Cosmatos Group

 

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