LTD «Turon Transit Logistics» more than 8 years provides customers with a full range of services for multimodal transportation. In the framework of the services our company regularly performs mixed and combined delivery of cargoes through the territory of the Russian Federation and in the CIS and the European Union.
In order to multi-task delivery wes solved correctly with the economic and temporal point of view, the customer will need to understand 3 basic concepts below:
Multimodal transportation — transportation of the same batch of goods under contract with one carrier, several types of transportation and means of transport: sea, river, rail, road, air. The carrier is entitled to use transport other contractors, but the responsibility lies with the General contractor, who ordered the transportation.
The organization of multimodal transport it is important to start with the comprehensive plan of the route. Both sides need to think carefully about the schedule with loading and Parking places on the way.
Special attention, as well as in any other action, should be given to documents, commercial invoices, bills of lading, etc. Package of documents for customs clearance of goods is better to register before the shipment will be sent. The experience of the organizer of multimodal transportation in this area is the key to success.
The transport used in the joint scheme for multimodal transport:
Docking of various types of transport can be in any order among themselves and with any number of vehicles for each stage.
For transportation of cargoes using all kinds of transport:
- Trucking (commercial vehicles of all categories, tonnage, volume);
- Special equipment on car speed (tow trucks, cranes, sweepers, transporters);
- Rail way (platforms, wagons, gondola cars, mail-baggage cars, racketboy, car transporters);
- Sea-going vessels, ferries, bulk court, Park icebreaking, bulk carriers;