MINING LOGISTICS: Customized solutions every step of the way

A complex environment

Today's mining industry supply chain is faced with a number of key challenges at various stages of the business cycle. From the supply and distribution of a wide range of products sourced from a wide range of operators to complex on-site logistics and the delivery of spare parts 24/7 to sometimes remote areas, operations must comply with strict quality, security and environmental standards.

​Bolloré Logistics, expert in mining industry logistics

To guarantee the success of each mining project, Bolloré Logistics' objective remains the same: to ensure the flawless coordination of all parties and synchronization of all operations. Solutions are systematically adapted to each of the stages in a project:

    - Feasibility Studies

    - Site Construction & Assembling

    - Mine Production: Management of flows

    - ​Mine Project Closure

Tailored solutions for all mining industry operators

    - Geophysics, drilling and sampling companies

    - Civil engineering contractors

    - Mining companies

    - EPCs & EPCMs

    - ​Equipment suppliers/Manufacturers

Specialist M​ining industry services include:

    - Operational scheme design, road survey with definitive solutions and cost estimation

    - Basic civil works related to transport completion

    - Heavy-lifts, super heavy-lifts transportation

    - On-site materials management

    - Multimodal transport/ Air and sea chartering

    - Export solutions for Mining products

    - Customs clearance and transit formalities

    - Global Supply Chain optimization: Control tower, Real time Track & Trace E-2-E, Performance management

    - QHSE plan, Security measures

High-performance shipments for all customers

A perfect understanding of local environments, precise planning for all operations, proven supplier management capabilities, expert handling and transport of heavy loads, and flexibility in implementing the various stages of transportation: these are just some of the main advantages of working alongside Bolloré Logistics. Bolloré Logistics complies with strict QHSE standards, all local and international regulations and the most exacting ethical requirements.

Bolloré Logistics' presence in 107 countries, and notably in strategic regions for the mining industry, means it can guarantee proximity services and the end-to-end management of all operations. Dedicated, specialist teams and information systems ensure maximum visibility in the management of a full spectrum of operations from single shipments to the coordination of complex logistics networks.

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