RAIL TRANSPORTATION OF ABNORMAL LOADS
Another area of company’s activity is rail transportation of abnormal and heavy cargo.
In some cases, oversized supply chain via rail is realized if the delivery of goods in not possible by other transport modes. For example, if the dimensions of the freight do not allow it to be transferred by road. Or when the route from consignor to consignee is a long distance.
In order to organize delivery of abnormal or heavy load by rail, M – Group company itself elaborates a drawing or scheme for securing cargo on the rolling – stock, coordinating it on the rail way and the departure station.
During the outsized haulage, continuous monitoring of all delivery aspects is conducted. Loading and sealing is performed in the presence of the customer. At his request insurance and cargo supervision can be organized. Railway transportation of oversized goods has other benefits. Particularly, railway is independent from weather conditions, consequently supply chain can be realized uninterruptedly during entire calendar year.