Heavy Equipment Shipping
Heavy Equipment Shipping Services – International Shipping Solutions
Most Forwarders in today’s day and age have been trained to do only container shipments, and do not have the proper experience to handle high and heavy shipments.
When you are shipping high and heavy cargo, ANYTHING can and eventually will go wrong if your forwarder does not have the proper contacts and experience in heavy equipment shipping.
Viamar Scilla has a specially trained high and heavy project department to handle all your heavy equipment and project shipment. We have successfully shipped hundreds of large construction, mining, oilfield and plant relocation projects for both Canadian and multinational companies.
We have handled thousands of units of dump trucks, boats, school buses, construction equipment, tractor trailer units and motor homes to South and Central America, the Caribbean, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia.
Why ship your heavy equipment with Viamar Scilla?
- Specialized heavy haul trucking
- Contracts with all major breakbulk and ro/ro carriers
- Established relationships with stevedores and port operators
- Overweight/Over Height road transport permits
- Inland transport arranged by rail to remote destinations
Whether you have construction and mining equipments to ship out of Canada, or dump trucks to import, we can provide the best service for your freight transport needs. With a sturdy fleet of containers that are equipped to handle extra heavy loads, we offer cost effective heavy equipment shipping to any international port across the world.
Containers come in different sizes and types, and include the following:
- 20’ container Standard
- 40’ Container Standard
- 40’ High Cube Containers
- Flat Rack Containers
- Open Top Containers
- Tank Containers
- Reefer Containers
Hundreds of our customers across the world depend on us to ship their mining supplies and construction vehicles like trucks, bulldozers, excavators, etc.
We have a systematic way of handling cargo of various sizes and volumes, and have created independent departments to handle each type of freight. Our 35 years of experience has allowed to refine our business practices and employ professional personnel.
We can proudly say that we have served various sectors by transporting thousands of units of school buses, tractor trailer units, dump trucks and boats to different countries around the world. Our shipments are sent on a regular basis to various ports in South America, Central America, Caribbean, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia.
Even for the most remote locations, we can deliver your shipment through a secured network comprising of road, rail, sea and air transport.
We offer our clients the following benefits compared to other transport companies:
- We can service both partial and full container loads.
- Specialized heavy haul trucking for construction and mining equipment.
- Strong network of agents port operators across the world.
- Road transport permits for overweight and over height cargo.
- Access to remote destinations.
Your Safety is Covered by Our Expertise
We offer our clients Marine Cargo Insurance so that you can operate in a global economy without losing sleep over potential danger to your cargo. We offer different coverage options with insured prices ranging from 0.75% to 2.5% of the value. The insurance options are calculated depending on the requirements of the client, and other factors like loss limits, country of origin, packaging, deductible, containerization, etc.