Contact for Transport
Area Manager: Mr. Marcos Zinnato
Tel: (598) . Ext- 193
OCEANIC AND RIVER TRANSPORT
TRANSPORTES FLUVIALES FRAY BENTOS (“TFF”)
It owns a fleet of 5 non propelled barges (TFF1, TFF2, TFF3, TFF4, RN01) of 3,546 tons DWT and 3 push boats of 2,100 (Catalina), 2,500 HP (Veromar) and 2,600 HP (TFF Rio Negro) for transporting goods on the Uruguay River, the River Plate and the Parana River.
This company was founded in 2005 for transporting 1 million tons of cellulose pulp for UPM pursuant to a yearly transport agreement. It has expanded its services to the transportation of other goods (project cargo and bulk cargo) between the river ports. Total fleet investment amounted to U$S 11 million. Christophersen Group owns 45% of the company.
A ship-owner of tanker vessels for the transportation of bunkers and liquid bulk cargoes, mainly operating in the River Plate, Uruguay River and South Atlantic bunker supply market. Christophersen owns 70% of the company in partnership with Petrobras.
It was founded in 1981 for the transportation of crew and cargo from/to ports and vessels operating in lighterage services areas in the River Plate, Uruguay River and the South Atlantic Ocean. It has a fleet of 5 fast boats: M/V Agustina I, M/V Divari, M/V Distributor, M/V C Diver, and M/V Keninek.
Founded in 1996, it is specialized in the transportation of Uruguayan and Argentinean pilots from/to the vessels entering/sailing from Uruguayan and Argentinean ports. It has 1 fast boat “Carrasco II” which is fully equipped for the specific services provided to the pilots.
A ship -owner of a general cargo vessel named “Alessi”, for feedering between regional ports, carrying mainly containers and all kind of goods.