Better control of your ground shipments.
BDP Land Value® is a competitively priced, time-definite service. Designed to meet the exacting demands of your shipments.
So you can make the best decisions.
- Competitive rates through leveraged volume procurement
- Local, regional and national trucking services. FTL/LTL, FCL/LCL. NAFTA – border crossings for documentation
- American Chemistry Council-certified intermodal and trans-loading expertise and equipment
- Trans-loading for non-hazardous materials via experienced cross-dock facilities. HazMat cargo and perishable goods expertise. Responsible Care® partner
To generate the requested power on demand and maximize its generating revenue, the company decided to convert from natural gas fuel to dual fuel gas or diesel operation. An aggressive conversion timetable was developed. The major challenge for Termocandelaria was not only to meet the deadline in order to implement the expansion of its capabilities and the conversion to dual fuels, but also to transport plant equipment and materials from multiple locations around the world to Cartagena. Time was critical, as was the need to tightly manage costs. There was no room for error.
Information and service play key crisis management roles
On August 25, 2005, residents of the US Gulf states held their breath. DuPont has warehouses and distribution centers located throughout the Gulf region and handles a significant number of import and export shipments via the ports there. At the height of the crisis, the key question for DuPont’s International Logistics Manager was: Where are the containers?