Pinto Basto joins PCN

Pinto Basto, established themselves in Angola in 2002 and holding an ISO and IATA certification, has joined the Project Cargo Network.

Their specialist and experienced industries include oil & gas, power & energy, construction, timber & logs and automotive. Manager of Special Transports & Project Logistics, António Barreto says they are joining PCN; “… as specialists in project cargo, we would like to increase the opportunities for the other members in Angola and for ourselves as well”.

António continues; “Pinto Basto presents competitive and effective solutions and our commitment is to offer a personalised service. Over the last 249 years, Pinto Basto’s group has handled many different types of cargo, much of them special and big projects. We have a dedicated project cargo department with a specialised team focused on oversized and heavy cargo.

My personal know-how, as a leader of the project department is focused specifically in loading, discharging and coordinating operations of several different cargo and vessels as a whole with experience in traffos (140tn+), iron & steel, big lots of machinery (whilst tailoring the operations to meet requirements with spreaders etc.), grains and IMO 1.1 cargo. Also, our Operations Manager has previously been the logistics coordinator at wind tower producers as well as working at a recognized trucking company of special, heavy and oversized cargo transport.”