Drill rigs

Project cargo carrier Trinity Solutions has delivered four drill rigs from the U.S. to a mine in Burkina Faso.

The DK25S rigs were shipped via the port of Tema, Ghana, and weighed 34 tonnes each. They were imported by Sandvik/Aveng and delivered to the mine under police escort as a required condition to safely move the cargo through towns.

“The shipments were cleared on customs duties and a tax exemption basis due to mining code terms,” a spokesperson for Trinity said.

Headquartered in Burkina Faso’s capital Ouagadougou, the firm is a member of the Universal Freight Organisation, a breakbulk association for independent freight forwarders worldwide.

Photo: The rigs en route through Burkina Faso. Credit: TS

Trinity Delivers Burkina Faso Rigs

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