Volga-Dnepr delivers 30 tonne steam drum

Th e skills of Volga-Dnepr Group’s Engineering and Logistics Centre (ELC) were called into action to develop special loading equipment to transport a 30 tonne ‘drum’ for desalination of drinking water from Dusseldorf in Germany to Kuwait City on behalf of the international forwarding and logistics company, Panalpina.


Volga-Dnepr delivers 30 tonne steam drum


Th e skills of Volga-Dnepr Group’s Engineering and Logistics Centre (ELC) were called into action to develop special loading equipment to transport a 30 tonne ‘drum’ for desalination of drinking water from Dusseldorf in Germany to Kuwait City on behalf of the international forwarding and logistics company, Panalpina. “Th is 10 metre steam drum for the oil and gas industry was both heavy and outsize and it was not equipped with tie-down points for its flight onboard one of Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ Iluyshin-76TD-90VD aircraft.