T-LANE NATION RAIL DIVISION CASE STUDY: GEAR MOVE FROM PORT OF HALIFAX TO EDMONTON ALBERTA FOR FLSMIDTH Inc.

OUR T-LANE NATION RAIL TEAM RECENTLY HAD THE PRIVILEGE OF PARTNERING WITH FLSMIDTH INC. TO TRANSPORT A LARGE PLANETARY GEAR ACROSS CANADA.  

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Details: 

  • Who: FLSmidth Inc.
  • What: Port of Halifax along with Atlantic team loaded a planetary gear (MAAG) onto a heavy duty rail car (leased from TTTX due to weight).  Shipped from POH to  Edmonton Alberta. (From Hamburg)
  • When: May/June 2016
  • How / Challenges Overcome: Worked with CN Rail to lease Lehigh Cement in Edmonton Alberta in order to ship to Lehigh’s track.  Obtained additional dimensional clearance for shipment across Canada based on height, width and weight.

Additional Details: 

  • Gear 161″ x 135″ x 109″ @ 174,163 lbs
  • Mfg: MAAG
  • Customer: FLSmidth Inc. (Jason Grant)
  • Vessel: Atlantic Concert v.6251
  • Port of Loading: FOB: Hamburg
  • Port of Discharge: Halifax ( May 2016 )
  • Destination: Lehigh Cement, Edmonton, Alberta

A sincere thank you to FLSmidth, CN Rail, Lehigh’s Cement for the opportunity to work with you and successfully manage this move, we look forward to working more with you in future.

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