For the most economical approach to loading a variety of barge sizes the Portable Mobile Ship Loader is the ideal belt conveyor system.  Hinged low to the deck, the telescopic hydraulic lifting arms allow the belt conveyor to be adjusted based on the elevation required while maintaining the position of all upstream conveying equipment.  Based on you facilities needs our standard unit can be equipped with wheels that allow you to alternate between different barge loading stations by towing the unit to the desired position easily.  The advantages of this unit become clear once you take into account the buoyancy of the ship, the amount of material ballast, the variety of ships, and the height of the tide.  To ensure that the minimal amount of dust can be swept into the breeze our unit has an infinite level of adjustment between its minimum and maximum height so that the operator can raise and lower the unit as the ships elevation continuously changes with relation to the port deck.