Consulting

Transport and Logistics Consulting

As an industry leader in specialised transport and logistics, the BT Group offers consulting for all services we deliver. Our aim is to help you reduce your transport costs while improving your service delivery, and we have a variety of assessment reviews and audit services available that focus on achieving just that. After thoroughly analysing your business, we will provide you with a tailor-made strategy and assist you with its successful implementation if required.

Our extensive cost reduction and service improvement reviews cover many aspects of your business and can therefore deliver a broad range of results, including cost reductions due to improved back office functions or improved asset management, enhanced productivity, increased customer satisfaction and improved documentation.

Why choose us?

At BT, we can draw on over 45 years of experience in the transport and logistics industry and expertise in specialised transport. This experience, in combination with business analysis tools, helps us identify optimisation opportunities in your business.

Our dedicated team handles complex logistical challenges on a daily basis and has a clear understanding of what is achievable and realistic when it comes to distribution operations. Moreover, at BT you will benefit from access to all levels of management throughout the process.

Consulting Services

Our completely independent assessments are always focused on your individual distribution requirements in order to provide you with a strategy resulting in cost savings and service improvements for the end user.

Our Transport Cost Audits entail:

  • Assistance with data collection within your business
  • Provision of viable and alternative solutions
  • Design and implementation of multi-modal transport solutions
  • Evaluation of new and established transport and distribution systems for your business
  • Evaluation of delivery methods and combinations thereof
  • Cost-effectiveness analysis for using in-house fleets, transport contractors, 3PL providers or independent carriers

Our Supply Chain Audits cover any requested aspect of your logistics and supply chain, including:

  • Supply Chain Strategy, e.g. Supply Chain Synchronisation, regional planning, Supply Chain Strategy Alignment
  • Supply Chain Tactics, e.g. Business Integration, Infrastructure Development, Outsource/Insource, Transport Contract Negotiation Services
  • Supply Chain Operations, e.g. Operations Planning, Inventory Management, Warehouse Design and Layout, Transport Fleet (management, design, utilisation), Supply Chain and Logistics Training, Workshops
  • Supply Chain Optimisation, e.g. Cost to Serve, Time to Serve, Distribution Network Design, Functional Audits, Supply Chain Audit, Benchmarking Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Supply Chain Execution, e.g. Project Management, Change Management

Compliance Audits and Servicing and Maintenance Audits are also available.

Moreover, we can review and advise you on the way that your customers interface with you, pointing out options to improve efficiency and reduce operational costs.

Consulting Capabilities

We can assist you with all aspects of transport and logistics management. Benefit from our extensive knowledge and skills, developed over many decades operating in the industry. The services and activities we can advise you on include:

  • Specialised Transport and Logistics
  • Supply Chain Solutions
  • Storage and Warehousing
  • Rail and Sea Freight Handling
  • Defence Logistics
  • Rig Moves and Resource Logistics
  • Servicing and Maintenance
  • Compliance

Clients who trust in us

We have built strong relationships with many companies around the country, as well as internationally. Our long list of satisfied clients includes:

  • Samsung - Roy Hill Iron Ore
  • Rio Tinto - Pilbara
  • Newmont Gold - Tanami
  • BHP - Roxby Downs
  • John Holland - Nyrstar
  • Bechtel - Wheatstone
  • MacConnell Dowell
  • Santos
  • DHL
  • Ahrens

How can we help your business?

Contact us today to see how our transport and logistics experts can help your business!