NTC Logistics the biggest Indian project cargo company has completed the time-bound TCI (Transport Carry and Install) contract for Sri Lanka’s biggest wind power project. This was the installation of the 30 turbines with a total output capacity of 200 MW at the location for the Ceylon Power Company which took place following the disruption of the COVID-19 pandemic and its shockwaves.
We live in a time where the COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc in the world market and economies and has pushed many organizations to their breaking point. Amidst the pandemonium and chaos, this Indian company has risen to its strength as a global logistic force. NTC Renewable Energy Logistics (NTCREL) achieved the installation of ten (10) Wind Turbines in the record time of one month. NTCREL simultaneously completed a second Wind Power project in Sri Lanka with a production capacity of 20 MW. NTCREL faced up to the multiple challenges caused by both the pandemic and the site conditions. NTC rose to the stringent timelines by meticulous planning and scrupulous site management which lead to the astounding success of the installation projects. Their Quality & Employee Health and Safety experts flew in from India, stepped up to the need of the hour, and kept abreast of day to day developments in the COVID-19 pandemic.
NTC is one of the leading business groups in India that provides world-class multimodal logistics solutions. They are pioneers in project cargo movement. Their services include air, ocean freight forwarding, transportation, and contract logistics. They have a strong national and international presence with 32 offices all over India and two offices in Singapore & Malaysia. Through a state-of-the-art international network, NTC offers single window solutions for all kinds of logistics requirements. NTC Logistics India (P) Limited has been playing a lead role in shaping the Indian infrastructure and supply chain by successfully contributing to the transportation and logistics segment. They have served many industries across the verticals of automobile, engineering & manufacturing, earth-moving & transportation, oil & gas, metals & mining, consumer durable, life-sciences & healthcare, and FMCG. They are India’s largest specialized fleet owners in the over-dimensional cargo [ODC] segment. Our ODC fleet division is arguably the best in India in terms of its assets, infrastructure, and innovations.
The installation during this contract implemented EHS Experts recommended effective response mechanisms and ensured field compliance and precautions to ensure 100% safety. NTC proudly mobilized additional resources to safeguard not only the working site but also the residential location of the employees. This focussed approach to time-bound delivery and EHS ensured zero crises or reduction in productivity. “Our core capabilities make us the most reliable partner for all our valuable stakeholders. Be it an enormous project from a global conglomerate or enterprising MSMEs that want its products warehoused and supplied to their clients across India”, says Mr. K P Ajit Menon, Executive Director of NTC and an industry veteran of 15 years. NTC handled the Port Handling and Customs Clearance with aplomb and had the equipment safely loaded on chartered vessels to ports of Trincomalee and Columbo in Sri Lanka. NTC oversaw the safe handling of the equipment at the berths, transfer to road mode, overland route clearing, and coordination with all Sri Lankan government agencies for compliances and permissions.
India’s Trillion-Dollar economic dream may seem like a challenging but, it is achievable. The future of India as a competitive manufacturing hub depends on reliable, robust, safe, and cost-efficient Logistics partners with scalable assets who can be the spinal column of the Supply Chain process, connecting manufacturing and marketing. NTC is rapidly advancing to its “Total Industry Solution Partner” status open to all stakeholders and business partners. NTC has to its credit created the first Logistic Training Institute in India. NTC is proud of the fact that it retains the largest specialized assets and maintenance force. As per Mr. Ajit Menon of NTC, this coupled with their warehousing expertise coordinated by our global network of offices and partners makes us a global force in the Logistics Industry that is rapidly challenging the norms and expanding beyond its horizons.