Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group has selected SDV to provide domestic and international logistics in the United Kingdom, based on a three-year contract, starting May 1, 2015.
Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group specializes in the conversion, modification, maintenance and support of civil and military aircraft, defence vehicle engineering, shelter manufacture, composite solutions and the provision of personnel, training and advice.
Through this award, SDV will provide daily services to all of Marshall’s locations, including at the Royal Air Force (RAF) in Brize Norton, Broughton, Kirkbymoorside, and Cambridge. SDV’s solution combines both domestic and international transportation with enhanced cost savings, efficiencies, full visibility of the supply chain via its LINK information systems and ongoing continuous improvement.
SDV will implement key areas to further reduce the cost of Aircraft-on-Ground (AOG) transportation, while ensuring the necessary speed of service. Full management processes have been implemented to offer Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group high level transparency on cost, AOG control and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) throughout all divisions.
SDV is delighted to be supporting the logistics requirements of the Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group with a long term partnership delivering flexible solutions, as the company continues to grow within its diverse sectors.
About SDV (www.sdv.com)
SDV, a subsidiary of Bolloré Logistics, is a global leader in supply chain management ranking among the world’s top 10 in transport and logistics with a network of 612 offices in 102 countries.
About Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group (http://marshalladg.com)
Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group is one of the largest independent aerospace and defence companies that delivers innovation and excellence in engineering, support solutions and services in the air, on land and at sea. Headquartered in Cambridge, UK, and with offices in four continents around the globe, Marshall has a worldwide customer base, employing over 2,000 people with an annual turnover exceeding £320 million.