Skip to content

Maritime Safety Explained–Lashing and Securing Deck Cargo Effectively

Lashing of reactor

Cargo loading in harbor is done when the ship is relatively upright, with a trim astern. Whilst at sea, winds and motion can pose an imminent threat to ships carrying cargo such as container ships. Without proper lashing and securing, cargo can easily get damaged and hamper the vessel’s structure, leading to humongous losses. Such…

Read More

Step-by-Step Guide on How to Pack Goods Properly With Container Lashing

lashing-of-vehicles

Introduction: What is Container Lashing? Container lashing is a technique for securing containers jointly over the board ships. In this process, at the time of container loading over ships, we secure it to the structure of a ship & container positioned beneath it. It uses twist-locks, lashing rods, turnbuckles, etc., to accomplish it. It safeguards…

Read More

9 Things you must know about Container Lashing

Container Lashing

What is Container Lashing? Container lashing is the standard process that deals with protecting the containers while boarding ships. In contrast, de-lashing is a process dealing with the containers in-securing post the transportation completion. It’s nonetheless a hazardous task in the marine cargo handling sector. Twist-locks, lashing rods, and turnbuckles are used for safeguarding the…

Read More

Pronk Provides High-End Lashing Services to Its Long-Term Partner CMA CGM

Lashing of Reactor

Continuing its stellar and world-class lashing services, Pronk Multiservice added yet another feather in its cap by successfully completing a high-profile lashing job for its long-time partner CMA CGM. A total of 4 reactor units, each weighing 163 tons, 206 tons, 208 tons and 227 tons, respectively, were carefully loaded, lashed and secured to reach…

Read More

Ship loader lashing with 16mm steel wire rope

Ship loader lashing with 16mm steel wire rope BBC (3)

Last month we were allowed to execute the onboard lashing of a Ship Loader with steel wire rope onto the weather deck. Additional D-Rings had to be welded to increase the lashing points on deck and to maintain proper lashing angles. Pronk Multiservice got awarded from its longterm partner BBC to supply the necessary lashing…

Read More

Types of Cargo Damage in Container Shipping

materials-container-shipping

Container shipping uses global standardized containers that allow the transportation of cargo by rail, road, and ship easily. The containers are available in a range of types and sizes and as the container need not be opened until it reaches its destination, the cargo remains safe and secure. Container shipping helps to reduce transportation costs…

Read More

Importance of Safety Measures for Transportation of Cargo

safety-cargo-container

Cargo is transported through land, air, or water which requires special care and attention to safety in order to ensure prevention of human, material, or financial loss, damage, and contamination of cargo. Depending on the type of cargo, different cargo handling and securing equipment are used to hold shipments in place while cargo handling or…

Read More

5 Benefits of Transporting Cars in Containers

Lamborghini-car-lashing

A significant number of vehicles manufactured around the world is exported to other countries. By far, sea transportation is the most preferred mode for global transport of vehicles. Traditionally, cars and heavy vehicle shipping are done through roll-on-roll-off ferries (RORO) or car-and-truck carriers. Vehicles are driven directly onto the RORO vessel and secured to the…

Read More

All You Need to Know about Cargo Securing and why it is Important

heavy-duty-trucks-cargo-securing

Globalization and advancements in transportation technology is boosting the growth of the transportation industry across the world. However, concerns regarding how safely the goods are being secured for transportation remain. Lack of proper stowage and securing of cargoes have resulted in numerous accidents not only during transportation but also during loading and unloading. Cargo securing,…

Read More

Rising Though This Pandemic

Rising Though This Pandemic

Adapting the New Normal, this is the world trend after the coronavirus catastrophically affects the whole world. This pandemic shut down many countries causing menace in almost all industries. Pronk Multiservice is not immune to this pandemic’s threat that is why continuously adjust, shape, and apply sustainable procedures and megatrends to the rise of this…

Read More
Scroll To Top