Project Cargo Logistics Solution

LP-Case-Study-Solar-ProjectThis case study is an example of Project Cargo solution implemented by Logistics Plus for a global solar power company. A summary is provided below. If you’d like to download and read the complete case study, click here or click the thumbnail image shown below.

Business Profile

  • Solar-Case-Study-Thumbnail3,103,700 modules were used in this project, using 62,074 pallets
  • The installation site covered 2,000 acres
  • The total value of the project was over $750 million dollars

Business Challenge

  • Manage customs clearance, importing, inland transportation, warehousing, and final distribution of over 3 million solar panels over an 11 month time period

Logistics Plus® Solution

  • A dedicated five-person team of cross-functional Logistics Plus experts was assembled to manage all aspects of the project from start to finish using both in-network and out-of-network resources

Results

  • A total of 2,562 tractor trailers and 1,758 containers were used to transport the solar panels during this project
  • 0 modules were damaged in transit to the Phoenix warehouse
  • Only 1 individual panel (out of 3,103,700) was damaged under the care of the Logistics Plus project team
  • The world’s largest solar panel plant (at that time) was completed on-time and on-budget