Martin Bencher handled the logistics of the NordLink Project from Sweden to Ertsmyra in Vest-Agder, Norway. The NordLink Interconnector is the +/- 515 kV – 1400 megawatt – DC power transmission link from Norway to Germany.
Martin Bencher transported 7 transformers in 4 lots and additional cargo to final alignment on foundation at site. The 7 transformers were successfully deliver during Q2 and Q3, 2017. The weight of each unit was 225 tons.
The transformers were loaded onto coaster vessel at Norrköping Port, Sweden and discharged by floating crane. The final transport from port up to site was done by girder frame – 74 km across the beautiful landscape of Norway. Ending with alignment by jack and skidding at Ertsmyra site.