Project Logistics

Since 2008, CJ Darcl ventured into project logistics with cargo handling, involving transportation of high-value, specialised and critical equipment. It includes steel, power (hydro, gas, thermal & solar), Oil and Gas, as well as petrochemicals, cement, infrastructure for highways and state roads, ports, metros, dedicated freight corridors, bullet train tracks, oil field equipment such as rigs, etc. across India – utilising multiple modes of transport. Over the period, the project team developed different capabilities to undertake and execute turnkey logistics for project cargo, comprising all types of cargo including general, Over-Dimensional Consignment (ODC) and Over-Weight (OW)/heavy lift consignments.

Our project logistics services comprise coverage of International and domestic network. Starting from route survey for ODC consignments, cargo planning, optimum route, best possible transit time without compromising on safety measures, methodology statement, technical assessment of consignment in regards to centre of gravity, lashing points, safety during curves, gradient etc. The scope of work begins from the shipper’s factory site to/from anywhere in the world to the project site. Project logistics involves ocean and coastal/river, land transportation, customs clearance including export- import documentation, obtaining NOC and other permissions from Government departments, and arranging heavy lift equipment and inland transportation to the final destination.

    Our customers in project logistics are broadly from 4 categories:

  • Engineering procurement construction
  • Principal owners of the project, and
  • Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs)
  • Ancillary services – heavy crane service providers

CJ Darcl is largely serving the steel industry in Odisha, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Maharashtra and Tamil Naidu for its customers and the respective project expansions. In addition, CJ Darcl is also catering to the cement industry, power and transmission sector, oil and gas refineries, infrastructure etc. We are also supporting projects in neighbouring countries of India viz Nepal, Bangladesh and Bhutan.

To support the above activities, we have inhouse team of specialists comprising engineers, commercial and experienced operational team besides our own equipment and fleet of heavy modular Indian and Imported trailers operating all over India.