Sudan project forwarding specialists, Darka for Trading and Services have successfully transported 4100CBM of heavy cargo over 1100 kilometres from Port Sudan to Central Sudan. The project included offloading from the vessel, customs clearance, warehouse handling, loading, lashing, securing and transportation to the site on behalf of Hindustan (and their clients Uttam) to Project owner White Nile Sugar Company.
The heavy and oversize cargo included a terminal box, generator (65 tons) and condenser (66 tons) and 16 meters long metal structures all manufactured in India and shipped to Port Sudan from Mumbai By Hindustan Cargo Ltd. Darka Vice Chairman and Business Development Manager, Mohamed A.M. Osman, said the project was completed while working in very difficult conditions including extreme temperatures of around 50 degrees Celsius while co-ordinating a fleet of multi-axle trucks and trailers.
Much of the project was completed within the holy month of Ramadan and required detailed planning and route surveys to meet the needs of not only the client but the fasting workforce, Mr. Osman said. Darka for Trading and Services group of companies has over 20 years experience in supply chain management.