September 1 - Muscat International Shipping & Logistics (MIS) has transported six Wärtsilä generator sets, as well as 170 containers, from the port of Duqm to the Saih Al Khairat power station in the Dhofar region of Oman.
The oversize generator sets, each of which weighed 140 tonnes and had the dimensions 13 m x 3.7 m x 4.4 m, were stored on beams and stools at Duqm port, before being loaded onto multi-axle trailers for transport to the power plant.
The road transport to Saih Al Khairat required the assistance of Royal Omani police escorts, explained MIS.
On arrival at the plant, the six heavy units were unloaded from trailers and installed on their foundations.
MIS is a member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN) in Oman.