Al Faris Handles Etihad Rail Tracks

(MENA) Shipment from Mina Zayed Port

Breakbulk specialist Al Faris has transported a shipment of to the UAE for the Etihad Rail Project.

The consignment involved 250 trips to move the 25-meter-long tracks from Mina Zayed Port to the Etihad laydown area in Ghiyathi, Abu Dhabi. A total of 12,000 tonnes were moved using 10 flatbed trailers.

“The transportation, which was critical in nature due to the long commute and long loads, required specialized techniques, equipment and experienced staff. All road surveys, planning, technical support documentation, authority permissions, execution plans and schedules were prepared in-house prior to job execution,” a spokesperson for Al Faris said. 

Based in Dubai Industrial City, UAE, Al Faris provides heavy-lifting and transport solutions, integrated with best practices in QHSE, and is an exhibitor at Breakbulk Middle East.
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