Purpose built Facilities
SPE loads from modern purpose built facilities at Port of Geelong, Victoria. The chipmill is connected by conveyor to undercover chip stockpile. High-speed conveyor connects the stockpile to wharf for shiploading.
Travelling shiploader with vertical boom allowing hatch changes in 20 minutes while vessel is stationary. Because of this there is reduced chance of vessel loading being interrupted by weather during loading.
Loading of 14,000 GMT per day are achieved with average loading rates over entire shipments of 750 GMT per hour. This allows for fast turnaround and considerable savings on travel time and voyage cost.