Maiden voyage for barge Louis
July 2013

Sarens' new barge Louis has left the harbour of San Giorgio di Nogaro (Italy) to execute its first project. Two bridge sections of Pont Bacalan-Bastide were loaded onto the barge and shipped to Bordeaux, France. Barge Louis will ship in total 5 bridge sections to Bordeaux, where Sarens is also responsible for the load-out and installation of the components. The heaviest bridge section has a weight of 2.500 t.  The French bridge over de Garonne River is expected to be finished by the summer of 2012.