In 2004, SCHMIDT planned and established a logistics facility for their customer Lanxess and since its start of operations in the spring of 2005, SCHMIDT is responsible to provide warehousing and handling services for Lanxess.
Via a direct feeder line from the Lanxess production plant, plastics granulate is being transported into the 40 silos of the facility with a total capacity of 13,600 m³ for intermediate storage. According to demand, the goods are subsequently filled into road tankers or container trucks and transported to respective processing plants.
SERVICES SUBSIDIARY DORMAGEN
- 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).
- Silo battery
Storing bulk goods into a silo battery
Filling tubular or flat-film sacks (FFS), big bags, octabins, small packaging as well as containers with powdery and granulate products.
Separating different granule particle sizes as well as coarse and fine powders.
Direct or machine-discharge of big bags, octabins or bags into road tankers or into other packaging.