Main activities

HANDLING AND DISCHARGE OPERATIONS

LLC “Universal Forwarder” renders internal port forwarding services for all types of cargo, including containers (annual container throughput is 5000 TEUs). In addition to that, we are ready to provide our clients with the following services:

  • full interaction with the port authorities
  • presentation of information in online mode
  • preparation of documents on time and in due format
  • survey services
  • cargo securing and cargo unsecuring

 

AGENCY SERVICES

LLC “Universal Forwarder” renders ship agency services in the ports of Taganrog, Tuapse, Saint-Petersburg, Ust-Luga and Kaliningrad.

  • The Tuapse branch annually handles about 300-350 vessels of both line and tramp shipping, cargo, industrial and special fleet.
  • The Taganrog branch annually handles about 250-280 vessels making domestic and foreign voyages.
  • The St.Petersburg branch of the company annually handles more than 850 vessel calls per year (in the port of St.Petersburg—580-600, Kaliningrad—170-190, Ust-Luga—90-100) and provides agency services for vessels proceeding into/out of inland waterways.

 

HANDLING AND TRANSPORTATION OF PROJECT CARGO

Services related to transportation, handling and forwarding of equipment, project and heavy-lift cargoes represent a particular business area of LLC “Universal Forwarder”.

The company operates the heavy-lift floating crane “Bogatyr-4” (lifting capacity of 300 tons) and two mobile cranes “Liebherr” (lifting capacity of 140 tons) for terminal handling of cargoes within the basin of the Greater Port of Saint-Petersburg.

Handling of project cargoes through OJSC “Tuapse Sea Commercial Port” is carried out both by terminal cranes operating in the tandem mode and by vessel discharge facilities.

LLC “Universal Forwarder” provides its clients with the services of sea and river transportation of project and heavy-lift cargoes, ensure interaction with the shipping and railway companies.

 

SEA AND RIVER FREIGHT

LLC “Universal Forwarder” charters the dry cargo fleet for clients of the company, including river tonnage by inland waterways of the Russian Federation.

 

RAILWAY TRANSPORTATON

LLC “Universal Forwarder” arranges railway transportation of bulk, construction and project cargoes.

Type of the rolling stock: covered train cars, platforms, open cars.

 

MULTIMODAL TRANSPORTATION