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Poznan, Poland, 2014/10/07 - LOT AMS, an individual provider of products and services related to aircraft maintenance, has awarded Kuehne + Nagel with the order supply chain management - Kuehne-Nagel.com.
In the scope of the agreement, Kuehne + Nagel will organise door-to-door logistics for all imports and exports from Europe, Asia and the Americas, which includes parts and equipment deliveries for civil aviation, AOG express shipments and special services for dangerous goods or oversized cargo.
Kuehne + Nagel will also administer various customs clearance procedures.
LOT AMS can benefit from KN Login, Kuehne + Nagel’s web based shipment visibility and order monitoring tool, which allows to track the routes of every consignment as well as of each individual spare part. Key advantages comprise the possibility of generating customised online reports, tracking delivery routes in real time and checking supplier documentation, which is especially important for multi-item deliveries. As a result the supply chain efficiency increases and goods are delivered effectively and on time.
“We were very pleased with Kuehne + Nagel’s analysis of our logistics chain and the solutions they proposed”, says LOT AMS Logistics Manager Lukasz Kubiak.
Ingo Goldhammer, President of Kuehne + Nagel in Poland adds: “We are pleased that we can support LOT AMS with tailor-made supply chain solutions. Our dedicated services for the aviation industry meet the highest requirements for delivery time and 24/7 support."
About LOT AMS
LOT AMS Company is a provider of services connected with comprehensive technical services of civil and military aircrafts. The Company realises services in full scope of base and line maintenance. It specialises also in services connected with full aesthetics of airplanes (including painting and covering of aircraft structure and wings, interior aesthetics, replacement and service of aircraft seats) and workshop services of aviation components. The Company seat is located in direct neighborhood of Chopin airport in Warsaw and its infrastructure consists of 4 hangars of total area of over 18 000 m² which can fit 10 aircrafts at the same time, and also a modern warehouse area fulfilling the restrictive requirements of air business. LOTAMS has certificates granted by Polish and foreign authorities overseeing civil aviation.
About Kuehne + Nagel
With approximately 63,000 employees at more than 1000 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne + Nagel Group (kuehne-nagel.com) is one of the world's leading logistics companies. Its strong market position lies in the seafreight, airfreight, contract logistics and overland businesses, with a clear focus on providing IT-based integrated logistics solutions.
In Poland, Kuehne + Nagel operates at 20 locations with around 1,600 employees.