Most recently eight new Linkflote pontoons were exported out to a bridge and tunnelling contractor in New Hampshire USA and four Linkflote units exported to a regular customer from Italy. Whilst the latest order to come in for the pontoons is for six scow end units for export to Africa.
Steve Holt general manager at VolkerBrooks, said: We're obviously delighted to be receiving these enquiries and are pleased the pontoons we manufacture are proving to be the systems that people want to work with wherever they are in the world. As the only manufacturer of Linkflote pontoons in the world we are able to offer a comprehensive service from manufacture and design through to delivery and installation."
Linkflote is a versatile and easily handled modular pontoon flotation system that is fully compatible with Uniflote pontoons. The pontoons are manufactured at the VolkerBrooks facilities in Morecambe, Lancashire, where the company also holds the largest stock of Linkflote and Uniflote pontoon hire equipment in the United Kingdom. Special units and configurations can be manufactured to a client's specific requirements.
VolkerBrooks also hold an extensive range of hire equipment for use with the Linkflote system comprising - mooring winches, spud poles, ramps, workboats propulsion units and manufacture a wide range of accessories for use with Linkflote and Uniflote units.