Combi Lift’s Palabora (CL 900 Type) performed a voyage from Ulsan and Masan (Korea) to Umm Qasr (Iraq) and Shuaiba (Kuwait) carrying a total of 15.000 cbm refinery equipment for the two oil companies Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) and Refinery of Karbala Corporation (RKC).
KNPC will use the 8.000 cbm refinery equipment (max. unit weight 400 t) for the Clean Fuels Project. The project aims at developing and expanding Mina Al-Ahmad Refinery and Mina Abdullah Refinery.
RKC will use the delivered components (7.000 cbm; max. unit weight 400 t) for the oil refinery in South Karbala province, around 100 km away from Iraq’s capital Baghdad. The refinery, being built on a 6 square kilometre plot of land, will produce liquefied gas, gasoline, gas oil, fuel oil, jet fuel and asphalt.
Combi Lift GmbH is a member to the Cargo Equipment Experts (CEE) network in Germany.
Source:: Cargo Equipment Experts, CEE