Hazardous Cargo

Orion have built up a reputation as specialists in the field of hazardous transport with a host of blue chip chemical manufacturers as clients.

Transport & Shipment of:
class 1 – Explosive substances
class 2 – Gases
class 3 – Flammable liquids
class 4.1 – Flammable solids
class 4.2 – Spontaneous combustion
class 4.3 – Dangerous when wet
class 5.1 – Oxidising agents
class 5.2 – Organic peroxides
class 6.1 – Poison
class 8 – Corrosives
class 9 – Miscellaneous

Experienced Personnel
*All Orion operations staff have succesfully completed a Hazardous Cargo Awareness course
*Own in House Dangerous Goods Safety Advisor
*ADR trained drivers.

Whilst we generally handle large scale hazardous projects for example the managemenet of a fleet of Yellow Phospherous tank containers our expertise is just as useful to the small exporter or importer with same one drum of hazardous cargo to ship to Bangkok as many forwarders no longer handle hazardous goods.