To handle the complex nature of operations, the logistics operation is being handled at UltraTech through a multi-tiered structure which involves logistics teams at Plant, Region and Zonal levels. Beside this, there is a central logistics team who set the overall policy guidelines, monitor logistics performance and ensure segmental priorities as well as service requirements are met.
Logistics processes are empowered by best in class SCM processes using technology as the enabler with focus on:
The captive jetty of Gujarat Cement Works belonging to UltraTech Cement Ltd was established in 1996 for the captive usage to meet the domestic as well as international demands of cement products, and to utilize sea-route; the most economical, environment friendly mode of transportation. The state of the art system includes the cargo conveying and handling system as a part of the cement plant with the present capacity of 5.2 million tones production of clinker and cement annually. This captive jetty handles about 4 to 5 million tones of captive cargoes, with more than 80% berth occupancy rate.
It is situated at west coast of India and in the State of Gujarat at a distance of 140 kms southwest of Bhavnagar, Gujarat, India and about 80 kms from the UT/Diu.
Gujarat Cement Works is one of the largest cement plant at a single location in India and is the largest exporter of cement and clinker in India.