In the middle of the lockdown they have transported a total of 158 tons of cargo from Southern Chile to the Valparaiso Port
Integral Chile, a Coop member in Santiago, Chile, has moved over 150 tons of heavy machinery to be used for the construction of the Chacao Bridge, which will connect the big island of Chiloe with the mainland and is going to be the longest bridge in Latin America, with a length of almost 3 kilometres. In the words of Ms. Paula Salinas, the Commercial Development Analyst of Integral Chile, “We transported the heavy load from the South of Chile to the Port of Valparaiso which required a police escort.”
The last shipment weighed 150 tons and consisted of 1 Hydrohammer of 64 tons, 1 Sleeve of 62 tons, 2 Powerpacks of 10.5 tons each, and 1 x 20 SOC of 10 tons. Ms. Salinas further adds, “Despite the COVID-19 setback, our team is fully operational, and we are transporting all our cargo as usual thus keeping the foreign trade running. We are capable of continuing our operations even in total confinement and our team is committed to share projects with our fellow Coop members!”
Congratulations to Integral Chile for handling this important project!
FIDAE 2020, which will be held from 31st March to 5th April at the Arturo Merino Benitez Airport in Santiago, Chile, is the foremost aerospace, defence, and security exhibition of Latin America
Integral Chile SA, a Coop member in Santiago, Chile, a company with considerable experience in handling the logistical aspects of trade fairs will be in charge of various jobs related to this International Trade Fair. The International Air and Space Fair, (FIDAE) is one of the most prominent aerospace, defence and security exhibitions of Latin America which is presently enjoying international recognition thus becoming the foremost exhibition in the region. In the words of Ms. Elena Zapata, the General Manager of Integral Chile, “Our team which has been associated with this fair since the beginning, is in charge of several aspects of the fair including trucking, packaging, temporary admissions, warehousing, import of promotional materials and other miscellaneous services.”
The exhibition which will be attended by 533 exhibiting companies from 59 countries will have 11 official conferences and over 2500 meetings held in the course of the 6 days. The mission of this exhibition is to “plan organize and execute biennially an exhibition of international level, oriented to promote the development of the aerospace industry, defence and security, with the purpose of giving opportunities of technological and commercial exchange to the organizations that participate and to generate a greater aeronautical conscience on the part of the national community.”
Those Coop members willing to take part in this event are encouraged to contact Integral Chile for all their logistical requirements.