About Burando Barging

Transport via Inland waterways : Safe and environmental friendly

Burando Barging

When you choose Burando Barging , you choose for a young, dynamic and flexible team, with a no nonsense mentality. As no other, we can translate the wishes of our clients into our provision of services. We are aware of our responsibilities against clients, barge-owners and bargecrew, the environment and other aspects of the market in which we operate.


Sited in Rotterdam as location, we are based right in the heart of the port of Rotterdam. This gives us the opportunity to regularly visit our barges. The human element is important to Burando Barging and the welfare of the crew on our barges is fundamental for us. Therefore, good communication, with all parties involved, is vital.


Burando Barging disposes a professional QHSE Team experienced on several platforms (like, but not limited to: EBIS, TMSA, ISO and L&D Human factor) as well in theory as in practice.
It is our goal to improve our services during a continuously process on a daily base. Our aim is to provide our clients, but also the crew on the barges and all involved parties, the best circumstances to operate in. According to Burando Barging this is the only way to fulfill our mission: No harm to people and environment!


The service Burando Barging provides goes on 24/7/365. Our barge operators are constantly in contact with the barges and our clients to keep them both updated on the latest developments. Complete transparency self-evident.

Transportation of liquid cargo over the West-European waterways

Burando Barging  has a fleet consisting of both double- and single hulled barges with a loading capacity varied from 1.700 ton to well over 8.000 ton.
These barges are available around the clock to efficiently and safely transport your products to their destination. Besides, we are keeping an eye on the accompanying procedures to guarantee the quality.

Specialized in transportation of petroleum products

We are able to transport both mineral oils and light chemistry products with our ships, for example Naphtha, Methanol, Pyrolysis petrol and similar products. 
The biggest part of our job consists of transporting Petrol, petrol components, Jet and Gasoil. The barges dispose of full equipment and a well-trained crew.

The area where we are active

Ships of the Rotterdamse Tank Rederij transport your products over the West-European waterways, from Maastricht to Den Helder, all ports and terminals positioned in the FARAG area, the Rhine and her side rivers and canals. 
We feel strongly about safety and the environment and put everything at work to protect her crew and surrounding. The ship’s crew is well informed about our procedures.

Burando Group

Burando Barging is, since 2016, part of the Burando group. Thanks to this we can offer our clients a wider pallet of services (think about STS operations, degassing, storage and transportation of (barge/vessel/maritime/reffinery/terminal) parts, carrying off (ship/barge/etc)waste as well as provision of custom documents and services.