Services

CFS Mumbai commenced operations in 1999 and is located within 19 kms of the JN Port [Nhavasheva] and connected with NSICT, JNPT, GTI terminals.With some noteworthy infrastructure like 6 45 MT reach stackers, RTG cranes, 24 reefer plug points and a 80 MT Weight Bridge, CSF Mumbai is the largest among the three CFSs area wise. It has 26 acres concreted / paver blocked floodlit yard, a fleet of 13 trailers owned and 150 trailers on long term contract for movement of containers, 100,000 sq.ft covered Warehouse with 33,000 sq. ft under construction and fully computerized sacilities.

 
Mumbai CFS
Mumbai CFS

Specialises in handling ODC, CFS Chennai started operations in 2000 and is strategically located (12 kms from Chennai Port and 19 Kms from Ennore & Kattupalli Port). Like the others, CFS Chennai has a container tracking system using RFID through GPS & GPRS technology. There is fleet of 20 owned trailers and 100 trailers on long term contract for movement of containers along with a 40,000 sq ft covered Warehouse for Export and Import of cargo.

 
Chennai CFS
Chennai CFS
Chennai CFS

CFS, Kolkata was established in 1994 and was the first CFS to be set up in the eastern region. A pioneer in EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) connectivity in the eastern region, the CFS is connected to Kolkata Dock System & Haldia Dock Complex and has a Merry-Go-Round facility with dedicated Rail siding with own Rail Flats. Specialized in handling ODC, CFS, Kolkata is strategically located (2.5 kms from Kolkata Dock), and has modern facilities to cater to the needs of the customer 24x7.

Kolkata CFS
Kolkata CFS

FULL CONTAINER LOAD (FCL) DELIVERY

  • Placement of empty trailer inside port.
  • Loading of load container at Port.
  • Transportation of load container to CFS.
  • Unloading and stacking inside CFS.
  • Loading of load container on Party’s vehicle after delivery.
  • Roll out of load container outside CFS.


DESTUFF AND DIRECT DELIVERY

  • Placement of empty trailer inside port.
  • Loading of load container at Port.
  • Transportation of load container to CFS.
  • Unloading and stacking inside CFS.
  • Destuffing of cargo and loading on Party’s vehicle.
  • Delivery of the cargo.
  • Pick-up and transportation of the empty container to Shipping agents parking slot.
  • Unloading the container and release of vehicle.


DESTUFFING, STORAGE & SUBSEQUENT DELIVERY

  • Placement of empty trailer inside port.
  • Loading of load container at Port.
  • Transportation of load container to CFS.
  • Unloading and stacking inside CFS.
  • Destuffing of cargo for storage inside warehouse.
  • Pick-up and transportation of the empty container to Shipping agents parking slot.
  • Unloading the container and release of vehicle.
  • Loading the cargo on Party’s vehicle at a later date.
  • Delivery of the cargo.


LCL CONTAINER DESTUFFING AND DELIVERY

  • Placement of empty trailer inside port.
  • Loading of load container at Port.
  • Transportation of load container to CFS.
  • Unloading and stacking inside CFS.
  • Destuffing of cargo for storage inside warehouse.
  • Pick-up and transportation of the empty container to Shipping agents parking slot.
  • Unloading the container and release of vehicle.
  • Loading the cargo on Party’s vehicle at a later date.
  • Delivery of the cargo.


RECEIVING AND STORAGE OF EXPORT CARGO.

  • Receipt of export cargo at CFS after customs permission.
  • Unloading of cargo from truck/trailer and stacking inside CFS.
  • Pick-up of empty container from Shipping agents slot.
  • Transportation to CFS and unloading.
  • Stuffing of cargo inside container and sealing.
  • Loading of load container on trailer.
  • Transportation to Port.
  • Unloading of load container inside port.


STUFFING OF CARGO FOR EXPORTS AND DELIVERY TO PORT

  • Pick-up of empty container from Shipping agents slot.
  • Transportation to CFS and unloading.
  • Receipt of export cargo at CFS.
  • Stuffing of cargo inside container and sealing.
  • Loading of load container on trailer.
  • Transportation to Port. Unloading of load container inside port.


ODC/OOG/REEFER CONTAINER HANDLING

  • Arrangement of low bed/semi low bed trailers as per requirement.
  • Transportation to CFS and unloading.
  • Handling of cargo through specialized cranes (heavy weight) for ODCs Plugging and monitoring of reefer containers


BREAK BULK CARGO HANDLING [IMPORT]

  • Placing of trailers at Port and receiving the cargo directly from Vessel hook point Transportation to CFS and unloading.
  • Storage of cargo in covered/open space Loading of cargo on trailer/truck after appraisement and completion of documentation formalities .
  • Roll out of loaded trailer/truck outside CFS.

 

 

Warehousing & Distribution

 

Kolkata

Warehousing & Distribution, Kolkata traditionally being a stockyard operator specializing in ferrous material handling has slowly forayed in to Modern warehousing and distribution service provider consisting two units in Kolkata (WD-HRC & WD-Sonapur) near to port. Our facilities are strategically located (2.5 Km from Kolkata Dock and WD-Sonapur Unit internally connected to our CFS-Kolkata).

WD-Sonapur is connected via rail/road and currently providing following Services:

  • Rail Siding cum stockyard services
  • Bonded warehousing (Open/Covered)
  • General/Non bond warehousing facility along with stuffing/Destuffing services
  • ODC/Project cargo handling/Storage etc.

WD-HRC was started in 2008 and specializes in providing wide range of modern warehousing facilities like:

  1. On-wheel stuffing/Destuffing(through Dock Leveller),
  2. Modern selective Pallet Racking Facility,
  3. customized facility for manual cargo storage
  4. Value added services like Palletizing, Repacking, Wrapping, Choking, Lashing, Fumigation etc.
  5. Covered bonded warehousing facility (12000 Sqft).

We provide dedicated and shared warehousing and distribution operations to ensure that you can deliver your service promise to your customers in time.

 

Coimbatore

1. 10,000 Sq.ft of Covered and 20,000 Sq.ft of open warehouse at Coimbatore
2. Storing Lotte cargo at temperature Controlled Environment
3. Strategically located - Easy accessible to Industrial area
4. Vehicle Parking Facility

 

Balmer Lawrie Centralized Warehouse at Andhra Pradesh Medtech Zone (AMTZ)

Balmer Lawrie’s Central Warehousing Solution for AMTZ Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
Balmer Lawrie, a market leader in Logistics, partnered with Andhra Pradesh Medtech Zone, world’s first Integrated Medical Device Manufacturing Eco System to provide the state-of-the-art Central Warehousing solution to its customers for seamless integration of their Logistics operations in Visakhapatnam. The Central Warehouse is spread over an area of 3 acres (130680 sq. ft). All warehousing activities of AMTZ is concentrated in Balmer Lawrie's facility. Hence, the term 'Centralised Warehousing Solution'. All the manufacturing units that have their individual set up within the AMTZ premises can store their goods prior to distribution in the warehouse and need not look outside for this core service.



 

Capacity

  • 500 tons capacity pallet racking system
  • 75000 sq ft warehouse floor area with 9M minimum height
  • 5000 sq ft cold chamber (2-rooms at +4 deg C)
  • 11 Kilovolt compact outdoor type sub-station
  • 400 Ampere transformer
  • 401 200 Kilovolt-Ampere DG set
  • 2500 sq ft office area (single storeyed)

AMTZ, PIONEER All THE WAY...

  • Created and deployed AP's first Covid-19 testing kit released by Molbio Diagnostics Pvt. Ltd. based out of AMTZ in April 2020
  • Developed India's first Mobile Bio Safety Testing Lab in partnership with iLABS with the support from the Dept. of Biotechnology as part of Aatmanirbhar Bharat scheme in June 2020
  • Received the "Innovative Medtech Zone" award by the World Health & Wellness Congress in 2017
  • Recognised as the one of the top 25 fastest growing medical technology companies in India by the CEO Magazine in 2017

Temperature Controlled Warehouse – Cold Chain Logistics

Balmer Lawrie with its three Temperature Controlled Warehouses (TCWs) at at Medchal (Hyderabad), Rai (Haryana) and Patalganga (Navi Mumbai) has evolved as one of the most trusted brands in the country offering one-stop-shop solution to all your temperature controlled supply chain requirements of the nation with presence in metros connecting Tier-2 cities. Balmer Lawrie has the expertise to handle all products between the range of -25°C to +25°C. We serve leading brands, catering to almost all industry verticals be it QSR chains, confectionary, food processing, pharmaceuticals, meat or poultry, fruits and vegetables. We believe in going that extra mile to ensure that your products are delivered on time and in prime condition.

  • State-of-the-art TCWs with capacity of 3500 to 3850 Pallet positions at Hyderabad, Rai and Navi Mumbai adhering to international standards.
  • New TCW of 5000 Pallet positions to be commissioned in Bhubaneshwar with 3000 dedicated position for potatoes and 2000 Frozen Pallets
  • TCW of 3850 Pallet position at Vishakhapatnam under Vishakhapatnam Port Logistics Park Ltd. a joint venture with Vizag Port Trust
  • Brand new Temperature Controlled Vehicles (TCVs) ensuring safe and smooth cargo handling and movement of perishable products
  • TCW and TCV under one roof minimises the cost for users
  • Catering to all industry segments by providing storage space for frozen & chilled category, value added services such as Grading and Sorting line for fruits and vegetables, Blast Freezing, Packaging and Repackaging space to ensure secondary processing at BL owned warehouses
  • Bulk Breaking, Primary and Secondary Transportation Services along with Distribution and Cross Containerization
  • Hydraulic Docks for smooth in and out movement for enhancing quality and reducing handling damage and air curtains for maintaining temperature of Vehicle and Warehouse
  • 24*7 amenities - Power supply and backup; CCTV monitoring system; Security monitoring
  • Standard Fire and Special Perils Policy including STFI, Equipment and Impact Damage; Burglary Policy including theft for customer cargo; Machinery Break Down policy for interrupted services from the warehouse; E.E.I Policy

Technology

Web-based Warehouse Management System (WMS) powered by very high SLA for availability and low downtime as essential feature. Batch, Expiry and FEFO controls are provided through WMS. Provision of space for workstations.

Temperature Controlled Vehicles (TCV) FEATURES

One of the few organised players in the Cold Chain Logistics Business, offering TCVs

  • Brand new mutli-axle Reefer trucks of size 22ft*8ft*8.5ft satisfying ISO Series 1 Freight Containers used in International trade registered in 2020
  • GPS enabled for real time tracking of vehicles
  • Enabled with real time temperature monitoring system
  • Meets all regulatory and Government Compliances laid down by NCCD


 

One of few Government agencies in reefer operations under Vocal for Local

Experienced reefer trucking staff with prior handling experience ensure safe transportation of perishables. Being a GOI enterprise, regular training sessions for warehouse and transport staff are conducted to ensure knowledge updation on SOPs and new developments.

All measures are taken to mitigate Pilferage, Damage, Leakage of Refrigerant to ensure safe delivery of products.

Committed to safe and hygienic cargo storage and movement...

Covid-19 prevention measures:

  • All necessary precautions taken at TCWs and TCVs as per SOPs of the organization
  • All personnels involved in the operations wear masks, gloves, use sanitizers and follow all precautionary measures basis Covid Tier -3 WHO Guideines.
  • Awareness trainings are conducted on regular basis for all our warehouse and trucking staff

Balmer Lawrie has set up a MMLH at Visakhapatnam in a joint venture (JV) with M/s Visakhapatnam Port Trust (VPT) for handling EXIM and domestic cargo. The MMLH is set up on a 53 acre land. The unit also has a railway connectivity with a 1.30KM length track, where four racks can be handled in a day. The hub is the only facility to have direct connectivity with the port for seamless movement of laden import and export boxes to and from the port to the MMLH.

Services offered:

EXIM – CFS/ ICD, warehousing, cold storage / temperature controlled warehouse, open cargo storage, hazardous / on-hazardous cargo handling and truck parking.

Non-Bonded / non notified Domestic area – container storage, general warehousing, cold storage, open cargo storage, empty container storage, truck parking, repair and maintenance area for containers.

Balmer Lawrie manages Integrated Check Posts (ICPs) and is presently managing operations in two ICPs at Jogbani and Raxual in Bihar.

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