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Calle Aldapa 5 (entrada por Sakonetas)
48940 Leioa (Bizkaia)

Tel: +34 944 645 399

       +34 944 649 458

Email: transportes@fernandezaedo.com

The transportation of chemicals, such as sulphuric acid and nitric acid, presents unique challenges that require specialised attention and exceptional safety measures. These chemicals demand an expert approach to ensure safety, comply with regulations and maintain product integrity.

– Containment and leak prevention challenges:

Sulphuric acid and nitric acid, being highly corrosive, pose a significant challenge in containment and leak prevention during transport. Corrosion of materials and the risk of leaks demand advanced sealing and monitoring technologies. Current solutions range from corrosion resistant materials to early leak detection systems, ensuring robust containment and risk minimisation.


– Impact impacts on tanker infrastructure:

Tanker truck infrastructure can be affected by corrosion over time due to the transport of corrosive acids. This raises the need for constant maintenance and the use of superior construction materials. Solutions include the implementation of protective coatings and advanced alloys that extend equipment life and reduce the risks of structural failure.


– Emergency management and safety protocols:

The need for effective emergency management is imperative in the transport of such hazardous substances. Developing specific safety protocols, along with constant training of personnel, is crucial. Innovative solutions include regular drills, rapid response technologies and the integration of advanced communication systems, providing an effective response in critical situations.


– Adaptability to changing environmental conditions:

Transportation often takes place in challenging environmental conditions. Adapting to sudden changes in weather and road conditions is essential for safety and operational efficiency. Practical solutions include the implementation of real-time weather monitoring systems and dynamic route planning, ensuring effective adaptability to any changes in the environment.


– Regulatory compliance and stringent regulations:

The transport of these chemicals is subject to strict regulations. Maintaining compliance is a constant challenge, but it is also essential for safety and transport integrity. Implementation of compliance management systems, ongoing staff training and close collaboration with regulatory authorities are key solutions to overcome this challenge.


The combination of advanced technology, specialised training and proactive management is paving the way for safer and more efficient transport of these critical substances in our society.


If you would like more information about dangerous goods transport or any of our services, please do not hesitate to contact us.