Faymonville straddles in Spain – Heavy Lift News
3 Aug 2018

Faymonville straddles in Spain

Straddle carrier type MTH30 – Faymonville

Date 3 August 2018

Things are moving fast at Cometto and many deliveries were handled the last months. In the field of special transporters for the steel industry, a straddle carrier type MTH30 has now been manufactured for the Spanish customer Servicios Sidrúrgicos Integrales (SSI).

The MTH is a modern concept of straddle carriers, designed to transport very long loads in industrial applications (i.e. billets, tubes, etc.). This Cometto trailer represents the key solution for the pallet logistics within steelwork sites. The customized version for SSI is characterized by its inside lifting stroke that allows to stack two pallets. The main application field of the Spanish customer is to move steel and stainless steel bars. The MTH is equipped with a combined pneumatic-mechanic suspension and a hydraulic steering system with a maximum steering angle of 30°.

 An impressive feature of this special vehicle is the gantry structure with its high cabin that allows an optimal control by the operator both during the loading/unloading process as well as the driving process. The cabin is equipped with an active rotating drivers seat and control devices to check all the operation in either driving direction.

 SSI handles all types of goods throughout ports of and is present in 26 ports in Spain. It is a part of the group Bergé Logistics, the reference player in multimodal logistic services. The group has also a strong presence in Mexico, Colombia and Peru. Bergé Logistics integrates the entire value chain to transport and facilitate the movement of goods and products. They are specialized in different areas: port operations, vehicle logistics, value-added logistics & external services and shipping.

Cometto is ready for all the challenges and offers special transport solutions for any type of challenge!

source: Faymonville

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