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Pentland Logistics Ltd offers a comprehensive range of Freight Forwarding, Logistics and Consultancy services to all areas of the world, utilising all modes of transport. We specialise in the movement of hazardous Class 1 Explosive material, together with weapons and ammunition (including material classified under Section 5 of the UK Home Office Firearms Act), marine/military pyrotechnics and other hazard class material.
Holding a Dangerous Goods Safety Advisor (DGSA) qualification, Pentland Logistics can be contracted by those companies required under ADR (Section 1.8.3) to appoint a DGSA and provide compliance with the regulations. Under the DGSA contract, the company can be contacted at any time for advice on the carriage of dangerous goods.
Pentland Logistics can also arrange for the fully authorised and certificated, environmental disposal of out of date or time expired hazardous substances and pyrotechnic stores and for the storage of Class 1 material on fully licenced, secured facilities.
Working with specialist partners Pentland Logistics can also offer to undertake and manage UN Series testing 4 (a) & (b) and 6 (a), (b), (c) & (d) to support the classification of explosives for transport required under ADR (Section 188.8.131.52.2) where the explosive is either new or has been packaged in a novel way or packaged differently to the way it was originally tested.
We also handle the movement of a range of Non-Hazardous defence/commercial products and oversize, Abnormal Loads or Out of Gauge (OOG) material providing a comprehensive, door-to-door service. This can include packaging, lifting, loading, clearance and delivery providing customers with advice on the best mode or multimodal option.
With a combined experience of over 50 years in the Defence Industry and 30+ years in the shipping and management of military, marine and hazardous material to a range of commercial and military establishments, we are able to offer a wealth of knowledge and contacts in countries across the world.
Pentland Logistics have a registered office in South Africa and together with a partner in country are able to offer a secure and integrated transport service including the permits, licenses and security measures necessary to deliver Class 1, ammunition and other materials to RSA and the surrounding regions.
Pentland Logistics work with a number of experienced, defence specialist partners in countries including the USA, Canada, India, Middle East, Scandinavia, Germany, Spain and Italy. These people are fully familiar with local requirements and can advise or assist with any applicable legislation or permit requirements, customs clearance or onward road transport.
Pentland Logistics deliver integrated shipping solutions, designed to relieve customers of the cost and complexity of arranging specialist transport in a constantly evolving and highly regulated market.
We look forward to providing you with a personalised, friendly service that is reliable, efficient and above all competitive - and will exceed your expectations.