Messinaline | Cargo

Special Cargo

Special and Project Cargo

The highest level of qualification is our strength


The story and tradition we have behind permitted, us to acquire more and more capacity and experience in avantgarde solutions development for moving and stowing special cargos.
Thanks to some important investments in highly specialized equipments (open top, platforms,mafi trailers) today Ignazio Messina & C. can offer regular schedule services for project cargo even if big and heavy.

This talent has recently been strengthened with 8 new ships purchase, and each of them has a stern loading ramp carrying the maximum weight of 350 tons, which has been designed with the aim of permitting the special cargos carriage, and also of plant engineering materials; the ramp has also a 12,5 meters long useful passage, and a stern door which is 27 meters long and 7 meters high.
The new fleet permits us to offer our customers a big cargo solutions range, and we are currently also working on a further development plan for the ships equipments, in order to increase and implement the host of services and trasport solutions.

According to these reasons, our Company come up on the business market as an efficient and strong alternative to the bulk shipping.



Roll Trailer Specs

EXTERNAL

20': L 6170 - W 2500 - H 650
40': L 12350 - W 2500 - H 750
50': L 15240 - W 2500 - H 820
60': L 18290 - W 2500 - H 650
62': L 18900 - W 2500 - H 650

CAPACITY

Weight 20': 40 tons
Weight 40': 35/100 tons
Weight 50': 80 tons
Weight 60': 80 tons
Weight 62': 100 tons

TARE WEIGHT
20': 4,1 tons - 40': 5/8 tons - 50': 10,1 tons - 60': 12,1 tons - 62': 12 tons

Ro/Ro

Our operational Flexibility

The year 1968 is the turning point: the fleet has been improved, and the traditional merchant ships have been gradually replaced from ro/ro ships at first, and then with ro/ro container ships.


The eight new ships have taken up duty between 2011 and 2015, and they have considerably increased our loading capacity; thanks to our fleet and to the efficient and safe transport system, and also to our staff, which is highly and expressly trained to obtain the best stowage and trasport arrangements, we can offer a regular line service for rolling cargo of different shapes and weights.

This permits to include among our most loyal customers some of the major vehicles manifacturers and merchants, varying from common automobiles, to pick-up,buses up to bigger equipments, which are used in building (concrete mixer, cranes, etc..), and any other kind of highly specialized equipment.

Our mission is to give to our customers an exclusive service, economically convenient and eco-friendly.



Containers

LMCU, a brand which means diversified and flexible solutions

From 1970s, Ignazio Messina & C: has gradually changed its shipowners business, becoming nowadays highly specialized in container cargo shipping.


Today our container fleet is composed of over then 48.000 different kind of container (box, high cube, open top, platform and flat-rack), which are at most owned, and in part leased from third parties, for a total amount af about 70.000 TEU.

Thanks to the big variety of our equipments we can satisfy all of our customers requests for every loading cargo kind: from the easiest item to be stowed in a container, till the most particular shipment which needs a specialized equipment.

All of our containers are CSC certificated (Convention for Safe Containers) and are subject to ACEP certification (Approved Continuous Examination Programme), according to the class registration rules for an appropriate equipments maintenance.



Containers Specs

20' Box



CONTAINER RANGE NUMBER

From - To:
LMCU 020001 - LMCU 029723
LMCU 030325 - LMCU 039999
LMCU 100001 - LMCU 125561

CONTAINER TYPES

ISO Type: 20BX
ISO Code: 22G1

EXTERNAL
Length: 6058 - Width: 2438 - Height: 2591

INTERNAL
Length: 5910 - Width: 2344 - Height: 2385



DOOR
Width: 2336 - Height: 2200/2285

CAPACITY
Weight: 30480

TARE WEIGHT
Min: 2100 - Max: 2900

40' Box



CONTAINER RANGE NUMBER

From - To:
LMCU 040000 - LMCU 049280
LMCU 400000 - LMCU 400825

CONTAINER TYPES

ISO Type: 40BX
ISO Code: 42G1

EXTERNAL
Length: 12192 - Width: 2438 - Height: 2591

INTERNAL
Length: 12044 - Width: 2344 - Height: 2385



DOOR
Width: 2336 - Height: 2270/2285

CAPACITY
Weight: 30480

TARE WEIGHT
Min: 3720 - Max: 4000

40' Box High Cube



CONTAINER RANGE NUMBER

From - To:
LMCU 910000 - LMCU 914012
LMCU 915001 - LMCU 917000 (*)

CONTAINER TYPES

ISO Type: 40HC
ISO Code: 45G1

EXTERNAL
Length: 12192 - Width: 2438 - Height: 2896

INTERNAL
Length: 12031 - Width: 2350 - Height: 2700



DOOR
Width: 2340 - Height: 2585

CAPACITY
Weight: 30480
Weight: 34000 (*)

TARE WEIGHT
Min: 3990 - Max: 4030
Min: 4100 - Max: 4270 (*)

20' Box Ventilated



CONTAINER RANGE NUMBER

From - To:
LMCU 029724 - LMCU 030324
LMCU 900001 - LMCU 900800

CONTAINER TYPES

ISO Type: 20VE
ISO Code: 22V1

EXTERNAL
Length: 6058 - Width: 2438 - Height: 2591

INTERNAL
Length: 5910 - Width: 2344 - Height: 2385



DOOR
Width: 2336 - Height: 2200/2285

CAPACITY
Weight: 30480

TARE WEIGHT
Min: 2100 - Max: 2600

20' Flatrack



CONTAINER RANGE NUMBER

From - To:
LMCU 060101 - LMCU 060453

CONTAINER TYPES

ISO Type: 20FR
ISO Code: 22G1

EXTERNAL
Length: 6058 - Width: 2438



CAPACITY
Weight: 30480

TARE WEIGHT
Min: 1500 - Max: 2750

40' Flatrack



CONTAINER RANGE NUMBER

From - To:
LMCU 070346 - LMCU 070360
LMCU 070501 - LMCU 070585
LMCU 070648 - LMCU 070648
LMCU 070650 - LMCU 070705
LMCU 070730 - LMCU 070794
LMCU 071259 - LMCU 071259
LMCU 071320 - LMCU 071320

CONTAINER TYPES

ISO Type: 40FR
ISO Code: 40P3

EXTERNAL
Length: 12192 - Width: 2438

CAPACITY
Weight: 30480

TARE WEIGHT
Min: 3900 - Max: 6080

20' Platform



CONTAINER RANGE NUMBER

From - To:
LMCU 008001 - LMCU 009000
LMCU 016001 - LMCU 016100
LMCU 018001 - LMCU 019847

CONTAINER TYPES

ISO Type: 20PL
ISO Code: 22P0

EXTERNAL
Length: 6058 - Width: 2438 - Height: 2591



DOOR
Width: 2336 - Height: 2200/2285

CAPACITY
Weight: 30480

TARE WEIGHT
Min: 1500 - Max: 2750

40' Platform



CONTAINER RANGE NUMBER

From - To:
LMCU 070001 - LMCU 070345
LMCU 070361 - LMCU 070500
LMCU 070586 - LMCU 070586
LMCU 070649 - LMCU 070649
LMCU 070708 - LMCU 070716
LMCU 071001 - LMCU 071252
LMCU 071254 - LMCU 071258
LMCU 071260 - LMCU 071313
LMCU 071330 - LMCU 071383

CONTAINER TYPES

ISO Type: 40PL
ISO Code: 42P0

EXTERNAL
Length: 12192 - Width: 2438

DOOR
Width: 2336 - Height: 2200/2285

CAPACITY
Weight: 30480

TARE WEIGHT
Min: 3900 - Max: 6080

20' Box Opentop



CONTAINER RANGE NUMBER

From - To:
LMCU 050001 - LMCU 056100

CONTAINER TYPES

ISO Type: 20OT
ISO Code: 22U1

EXTERNAL
Length: 6058 - Width: 2438 - Height: 2591

INTERNAL
Length: 5910 - Width: 2344 - Height: 2370



DOOR
Width: 2330 - Height: 2280

CAPACITY
Weight: 30480

TARE WEIGHT
Min: 2100 - Max: 2600

40' Box Opentop



CONTAINER RANGE NUMBER

From - To:
LMCU 080391 - LMCU 083105

CONTAINER TYPES

ISO Type: 40OT
ISO Code: 42U1

EXTERNAL
Length: 12192 - Width: 2438 - Height: 2591

INTERNAL
Length: 12044 - Width: 2344 - Height: 2370



DOOR
Width: 2330 - Height: 2280

CAPACITY
Weight: 30480

TARE WEIGHT
Min: 3750 - Max: 4000

40' Box Pallet Wide



CONTAINER RANGE NUMBER

From - To:
LMCU 460001 - LMCU 460033
LMCU 700000 - LMCU 700270

CONTAINER TYPES

ISO Type: 40CP
ISO Code: 4CG1

EXTERNAL
Length: 12192 - Width: 2462 - Height: 2591

INTERNAL
Length: 12095 - Width: 2422 - Height: 2387



DOOR
Width: 2400 - Height: 2279

CAPACITY
Weight: 30480

TARE WEIGHT
Min: 4040 - Max: 4650

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