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Excess Landing Craft Tank (LCT) as a means of transportation.

 November 07, 2017

Landing Craft Tank (LCT) in mining

It is a very effective use of this LCT ship when it comes to mine work. In the country of Indonesia, there are so many mining areas, where some of it is offshore. Without the use of Landing Craft Tank (LCT) ships, it is impossible to move the heavy equipment. It is impossible to use air transportation, because the cargos are very heavy, so the only way is by passing through water, and that will required ship with this type of function. Indeed you may think if you can also use a barge. But please look at the efficient side. Where to compare between you using LCT ship and by using barge, it will be more efficient by using this LCT type ship. There are so much reasons using this type of Landing Craft Tank (LCT) ship is more efficient.

Landing Craft Tank (LCT) for river crossings

Landing Craft Tank (LCT) is specialist in Shallow Waters. The reason why this type of Landing Craft Tank (LCT) ship can be used efficiently is because it can be easily unloaded anywhere, this ship can be used in shallow waters because of the construction and the design. Landing Craft This tank is equipped with a flat and spacious deck, as it is suitable for transporting heavy vehicles, to humans, and jumbo logistics materials. Back then in the military world, Landing Craft Tank (LCT) is also used for minesweepers, and some are equipped with cannons, air strikes, as well as rocket launchers. So until now there are also Landing Craft Tank (LCT) used for military purposes.

Landing Craft Tank (LCT) on the ocean

As you read, that Landing Craft Tank (LCT) ships used to be used for military purposes. But is it still the same thing now? Is it now being used for military needs, or has there been a functional shift? Evolved as time pass by, Landing Craft Tank (LCT) ships is now converted into a carrying vessels for various heavy equipment, cargo, and construction materials. Landing Craft Tank (LCT) that originally used to be a war transport vehicle, now used for trading and transporting heavy machinery.

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