BEST SOLUTIONS
IN BULK LOGISTICS

SUBSIDIARY COLOGNE-NIEHL

 

The SCHMIDT subsidiary at Cologne-Niehl for bulk goods and logistics was established in 1981, and is today noted for its expertise and well known to the bulk chemical industry. Located centrally in the Cologne chemical industry region and with direct connection to the seaports of Antwerp and Rotterdam via the Rhine river, this SCHMIDT subsidiary offers ideal conditions for import and export traffic.

Handling, storage (for up to 50,000 tons of packaged products) and a state-of-the-art bulk goods facility with 128 silos with a total capacity of 27,600 m³ equipped with homogenizators and dedusters for technical treatment and finishing of plastics products and bulk goods provide a multitude of services of international quality – guaranteed by a team of experts.

SERVICES SUBSIDIARY COLOGNE-NIEHL

TRANSPORTS
  • Railway siding
    SCHMIDT logistics centres have direct access to the railway net.
  • Tilting platform for containers
    Refilling granulate and free flowing powder products from 20′, 30′ or 40′ containers without mechanical impact (free fall) into road tankers, silo containers or box containers.
  • Container terminal
    Bulk storage in containers, container transhipment and storage site equipped with modern handling facilities.
  • Intermodal traffic
    Transport of dry goods as bulk in 20′, 30′ oder 40′ containers.
  • Tarpaulin transports
    Transportation of dry bulk products by tarpaulin trailers (only in conjunction with storage).
  • Silo transports
    Transporting dry goods as bulk in road tankers (Capacity 55 – 60 m³).
STORAGE
  • Container storage
    Storing bulk goods into silo or box containers.
  • Storing/Warehousing pallets
    Storing/warehousing palletized, packaged goods in warehouses or in the open depot.
  • Silo battery
    Storing bulk goods into a silo battery.
PRODUCT HANDLING
  • Bagging
    Filling tubular or flat-film sacks (FFS), big bags, octabins, small packaging as well as containers with powdery and granulate products.
  • Pneumatic or low-velocity conveying
    Effective conveying system, gentle on the product, at low velocity for sensitive, dust-forming products as an alternative to traditional conveying processes at higher speed.
  • Homogenizing
    Mixing to produce a homogenous quality of products with oscillating characteristics for granulate.
  • Metal separation
    Separating metal remainders from the granulate.
  • Palletizing and shrinking
    Carrying out palletizing and shrink work with and/or without providing packaging material.
  • Dedusting
    Separation of production and feeder dust (angel hair) as well as packaging remainders and other contaminations of the granulate.
  • Screening
    Separating different granule particle sizes as well as coarse and fine powders.
  • Debagging
    Direct or machine-discharge of big bags, octabins or bags into road tankers or into other packaging.
  • Separation
    Optoelectric separation of different materials.
  • Drying
    Process to eliminate core and surface moisture from the granulate.
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
  • Order processing
    Communication with costumers and vehicles to process transport and storage/warehousing orders.
  • Telematics
    Integrated telematics solution for locating, transmission of orders, status reports, tracking & tracing.
QUALITY MANAGEMENT
  • Quality Management
    SCHMIDT subsidiary certified acc. to ISO 9001:2015.

CONTACT DATA AND CONTACTS


KARL SCHMIDT SPEDITION GmbH & Co. KG
Am Molenkopf 15 · 50735 Köln · Germany
P +49 221 7680924 · F +49 221 7680939

Contact
Michael Pütz · puetz.m@schmidt-heilbronn.de

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