Europa Expeditie offers specialized international freight services depending on the type of goods transported. Among the most demanding goods, we find dangerous goods, ADR. This type of goods must be kept in optimal conditions, which is why we also provide related services for storage or transshipment of goods.
If you are also looking for solutions for ADR transport, Europa ExpeditIe has the answer!
Transport conditions for ADR goods
It is important to note that due to their physicochemical nature, dangerous goods can endanger both the people they come in contact with and the environment. Being in a solid or liquid state, the transport of dangerous goods ADR will be done exclusively with the help of properly equipped trucks.
We carry out delivery of dangerous goods ADR both in the full truckload mode (FTL) and in the groupage mode (LTL).
For ADR transport, we provide:
- authorized means of transport;
- properly trained drivers;
- protective equipment necessary for such transport.
Technical equipment for ADR freight transport
The vehicle carrying out the transport of dangerous goods must be equipped with protective equipment. The transport trucks provided by Expedition Europe meet all the conditions of ADR freight transport and are equipped by the standards in force. The driver will wear the ADR kit, and the vehicle will be equipped with fire extinguishers and emergency triangles, as well as distinctive identification signs.
ADR driver kit includes:
- reflective vest;
- safety glasses;
- protective shoes;
- gas mask;
- safety helmet;
- portable lantern;
Required documents for the transport of dangerous goods ADR
We can highlight the list of documents required for the implementation of the transportation of dangerous goods ADR:
1. Vehicle ADR aggregation certificate
This certificate is issued by the Romanian Auto Registry (RAR) to the owner of the vehicle, at the request of the latter, with a validity of 1 year. The transport of other dangerous goods than those mentioned in the ADR aggregation certificate is strictly forbidden.
2. ADR professional training certificate for the driver
This certificate is compulsory for the transport of ADR goods, valid for 5 years. Thus, drivers who wish to hold an ADR certificate must participate in training courses and pass the specific exam attesting to the fulfillment of the mandatory special requirements in the road transport of dangerous goods.
3. The transport document of the goods
The shipping document must be completed by the sender and must contain the following information:
- UN number of transported goods;
- Official transport name;
- Classification codes, class number, hazard classes, packaging group, tunnel restriction code (if applicable);
- Package number and description;
- The total amount for each dangerous goods;
- Name and address of the consignee;
- Statement according to the provisions of each special agreement (only if applicable).
We kindly ask our customers to pay special attention to the packaging and labeling of this type of goods. In addition, the declaration drawn up for this type of transport is also the responsibility of the client. For the correct classification, you can refer to the list of hazardous substances below.
Classes of dangerous substances according to the Europe Agreement
In accordance with the European Convention, several categories of hazardous substances have been distinguished:
- Class 1 Explosive substances and articles
- Class 2 Gases, including compressed, liquified, and dissolved under pressure gases and vapors, Flammable gases/Non-flammable
- Class 3 Flammable liquids
- Class 4.1 Flammable solids, self-reactive substances, and solid desensitized explosives
- Class 4.2 Substances liable to spontaneous combustion
- Class 4.3 Substances which, in contact with water, emit flammable gases
- Class 5.1 Oxidizing substances
- Class 5.2 Organic peroxides
- Class 6.1 Toxic substances
- Class 7 Radioactive material
- Class 8 Corrosive substances
- Class 9 Miscellaneous dangerous substances and articles
We deliver any type of ADR dangerous goods, except for hazardous substances belonging to class 1 (explosives) and class 7 (radioactive materials). Here you can check the class of hazardous substances that you want to transport. The transport will be carried out by trucks equipped with a trailer or semi-trailer with tarpaulin or thermal insulation.
Prices for ADR transport
The cost of transporting hazardous substances is determined depending on the volume, mass of the cargo, and the distance that the truck must cover.
Tell us more about your transport of hazardous substances and we will contact you as soon as possible.
We offer logistic solutions customized to the client’s needs, having as a priority high-quality services. We are a partner for all types of transport at European level. We have 20 years of expertise in road transport and we have always been a trustworthy partner in all collaborations we have established over time. We choose what is best for you, we precisely calculate the duration and the distances, taking into consideration all factors that can appear whilst performing the transport.
Immediately after we receive your request, you will be contacted by the proper expert for your requirements, by phone or e-mail.
After filling in and sending the offer request form to us, we will contact you back with a transport solution adapted to your needs, by road, by sea or “from door to door”. Our entire team is fully dedicated to the success of every collaboration.
We guarantee the immediate reply to your request. We know that every transport has specific requirements and our expertise helps us make efficient and safe decisions as quickly as possible. Our team will meet your needs with the best transport solution, offering high-quality services and delivering the goods in time and safely.
For requests regarding the transport of containers, we need the size of the container in order to know what type of truck is needed for it, so that we can find the proper solution for you.
We do not have an actual truck tracking system, but our network of carriers do have such tracking systems. Therefore, at any time during the transport, we can have correct and exact information on the truck’s location.
Yes, paint classifies as ADR, being dangerous goods. We can arrange transportation of dangerous goods in almost every case. Our carriers are specialized in almost all categories of ADR.
To move cargo most efficient, ergonomic and safe possible, we need specific support. This support is called a pallet and can be made of wood, plastic or metal. When choosing the best version, we take into account multiple factors: the type of cargo, the environment of use or the type of load. There are no standard sizes for pallets which are regulated at international level, since terminology and fabrication standards differ from one country to another.
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