Configuration of a rail-bound logistics solution for the automotive supplier industry in Russia
Leading rail cargo operator
BearingPoint established cross country rail cargo linkages in the automotive industry by a dedicated logistics solution which covers service levels for all modal service operators (rail/road). Support to overall program management to establish supply chains for a new automotive plant in Russia connecting its suppliers in Southern and Eastern Europe by rail transport.
Objectives of the project
Our client has been contracted by a German automotive manufacturer to establish supply chains for a new automotive plant in Russia connecting its suppliers in Southern and Eastern Europe by rail transport. BearingPoint supported the overall program management.
Measurable & concrete results
BearingPoint worked out a detailed logistics conception and established successfully cross border supply chains:
Integration of all modal players (rail/road)
Design of service level agreements and performance metrics for all transport chain members (internally and externally)
Design and implementation of a dedicated tracking & tracing solution to monitor the full supply chain
Reduction of business risks by efficient project management and communication
Establishment of rail linkages on time and in budget
Efficient rolling stock equipment utilisation
Our client won an award of the automotive manufacturer based on our efficient rail cargo operations