Silk Contract Logistics, with a comprehensive fleet of prime movers, side-loaders, and trailers, has established itself across the nation as a key player in the port logistics sector. Encompassing a team of dedicated professionals, we offer flexible solutions to look after your port logistics needs across a variety of Australian industries.
What makes our port logistics services different to other logistics companies?
Our people are our greatest asset. Our management team is highly motivated and customer-focused. Our professional and highly committed container freight station staff, driver group, workshop and administration personnel all add up to a dynamic team. We view our customers as our partners and tailor secure, affordable solutions for them based on their specific needs. We truly value the long-term relationships we have with our existing customers and strive to build lasting, mutually rewarding relationships. With a reliable team of like-minded personnel, we can promise our customers port logistics services are designed to offer the peace of mind they need for the transportation of business goods.
Get in contact to find out how we can help your business
Thanks to our extensive supply of equipment and our nimble team of dedicated professionals, we can provide port logistics services suited to all individuals. Call our head office on (03) 9281 6900 or fill out our online enquiry form. Discover how we can help you and your business today in a safe and efficient way.
Covering the Eastern Seaboard of Australia
Our port logistics services operate in multiple locations across Australia. Each depot features leading edge equipment, systems and facilities. We are committed to keeping up to date on the latest industry news and staying on top of market trends so that we can make sure we provide our valued clients with the port logistics solutions they need. Offering import and export containerised transport, true intermodal capabilities, warehousing, quarantine, fumigation services and project management, SCL port logistics caters to your needs with integrated and robust solutions customised to you. We can take care of your transport concerns while you focus on what’s important: the running of your business.
High-Grade Transport Equipment and Depots
With so many locations servicing the entire nation, it is only natural that we service clients across many different market segments that only continues to grow as our business does. As a result, we see it as our key duty to be able to provide many different solutions when it comes to solving your port logistics needs. Each of our facilities includes large container handling forklifts, reach-stacker forklifts, expansive yard capacity and streamlined warehousing space to suit a range of different jobs that we are faced with daily.
Providing Time Efficient Solutions
As part of our port logistics solutions, we strive to make sure time-sensitive cargo is handled with the efficiency it deserves. Our priority is to meet port delivery and pick-up deadlines so that our clients can rest easy knowing their goods are in safe hands. Our operators work quickly to ensure a clean and methodical process, even in times of extreme demand.
Supply Change Services
For importers, we provide services from the moment goods arrive at an Australian port, right up to final delivery to the customer. We provide complete visibility in real time and handle all documentation and interfaces with all other third party service providers.
For exporters, we take care of goods from the end of the production line, right through storage, container pack and delivery to wharf.
Managed distribution solutions
We utilise a freight management system that manages, tracks and reports freight movements and is accessible online.
We also provide and manage a complete suite of logistics services for a number of our customers, assuming responsibility for all their inbound and outbound transport.
Value add capabilities
As well as providing our customers with customised supply chain solutions, our other practical and popular services include.
- Distribution centre solution design, implementation and execution
- Dedicated and multi-client warehouse facilities and management
- Management of client premises and equipment
- Complete e-commerce support package
- Container unpacking/packing
- Stock modifications, re-labelling stock items
- General re-work
- Multiple cross-dock scenarios
- Multiple storage strategies
- Unit and bulk pick processing
- Comprehensive reverse logistics processes
- Product batch recall
- Industry insights