Shipping and logistics
Freight handling, forwarding and exceptional transport logistics
Marraffa Srl offers shipments and transport of complete loads in Europe and Italy using professionals in the sector who manage all the individual activities that allow the handling / loading and transport of material and any type of package or material from all over the world to be delivered at sea and river ports.
The management of all operational processes related to the service of transport and delivery of goods is followed directly by the Marraffa team, from customs clearance to the related documentation, up to the resolution of all problems related to export and import that allow the goods to be shipped on time and safely, using, among other means, tractors with semi-trailers, also equipped with "lift and lower" and "cover and uncover" monitored by satellite system (GPS).
NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING AND LOGISTICS, HOW DOES IT WORK?
Marraffa srl offers a combined or multimodal shipping and transport service with which goods are loaded onto railway wagons, i.e. trains, ships and trucks. The intermodal transport allows to ship and move goods also thanks to the use of two or more different means of transport for a single operation: the exceptional combined transport modes for shipments of heavy vehicles used by Marraffa srl are land/sea, therefore truck/ferry or ship both on sea and river. Transhipment operations are managed through company equipment if available or through highly certified and trusted partners.
Marraffa srl offers a wide range of high value services able to guarantee any need: from integrated logistics to multimodal transport, from the place of departure to the delivery, with the help of logistic platforms spread all over the national and international territory. Marraffa srl is able to offer its customers customized solutions for any type of exceptional transport or handling.
Intermodal transport, what is it?
Intermodal transport makes it possible to transport exceptional loads from place of origin to place of destination using two or more types of means of transport. This mode of shipping and transport makes it possible to optimise the loads, reducing both the waste of resources and the pollution produced by the vehicles, avoiding road bridges with limited loading capacity.
Boarding and shipping on river barges
The embarkation on river barges of full loads is managed with the help of hydraulic cranes or hydraulic gantry systems. River transport is mainly used for the following types of goods, such as products of the petrochemical industry, bulk cargo and exceptional loads.
Thanks to an innovative technical equipment, Marraffa srl ensures the loading with certified lashing that guarantee the river transport of a wide range of goods to their destination.
What is the type of shipments carried out by Marraffa?
The experience of Marraffa srl allows to manage in a professional and safe way also the transport of goods out of shape and hold loads, through a service of freight forwarding and sea transport, road transport or intermodal rail transport collecting them directly from the factory, and then proceed with a combined transport of some types of goods, including container transport. Specifically, Marraffa srl can manage the shipment of the following loads:
- metal carpentry
- concrete materials
- non-hazardous waste
- machine tools
- means of work
- wagons - trains
- wind power components
The Marraffa srl team is able to manage the handling of goods for national and international transport offering:
- service of transport and handling of goods by sea, both of complete containers (FCL) and groupage shipments (LCL); from/to all major world ports;
- chartering ships for transport;
- packing, bundling, lashing and customs clearance of goods;
- RO/RO cargo.
Domestic and international shipments and transports: the experience of Marraffa
In addition to Italy, Marraffa srl is responsible for shipping exceptional loads to Europe and to some parts of the world: UK, France, Germany, Holland, Belgium, Switzerland, Poland, Slovenia, Greece, Spain, Morocco, Serbia.
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