Our Principals

SAL Heavy Lift, a member of the “K” Line Group, is one of the world’s leading carriers specialised in sea transport of heavy lift and project cargo.
Sai Maritime is the exclusive agent for SAL in India since 1986. Our strong partnership has stood the tests of time and volatile markets to emerge as one of the most reliable and dependable carriers offering a fleet of 16 modern heavy lift vessels calling India on an average of 2-3 sailings per month, both East and West bound.The vessels range from 8919 to 12500 (metric tons) DWT (dead weight). The lifting capacity for these vessels range from 275 mts to 2000 mts SWL (Safe Working Load).
SAL's extensive experience coupled with SAI's strong Indian presence and in-depth knowledge of the Indian market make us the first choice as a proficient partner for the safe delivery of all types of Heavy, Over Dimensional and Project cargoes.
Together we support you with a fleet of ultra modern and purpose built vessels which are self – geared, competitive freight rates, in-house customised engineering solutions and personal supervision from the planning stage to successful completion supported by highly skilled crew on board.
SAL Heavy Lift and SAI Maritime have together won many accolades and awards, as well as broken many records at Indian ports.
SAL has experience in transporting diverse cargoes such as:
  1. Oil & Gas / Offshore Equipment
  2. Wind Energy (windmill) components
  3. Cranes: For construction, Railroad, Ship Unloaders and Port Gantry
  4. Heavy Machinery: Railway Locomotives, Diesel Engines, Press Machines, Mining Equipment
  5. Power Plants: Turbines, Generators & Transformers
  6. Floating Cargo Yachts, Patrol Boats, Tugboats, Dredgers and Submarines
SAL Heavy Lift upholds the highest standards with respect to HSEQ. All vessels are certified as conforming to ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 standards. Vessel Type 183, 176 and 116 have Environmental Passports confirming this compliance.
For more details please refer to SAL's website : www.sal-heavylift.com
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