DGLA International Network
VLS-Group is a member of the DGLA (Dangerous Goods Logistics Alliance) international network.
DGLA is a global network alliance that is dedicated to dangerous goods cargo logistics. The involved audit assessments ensure that only companies with a sophisticated setup, trained employees and potentially related assets do have the possibility to join this network. Based on the current members and the setup, it is a kind of “elite of chemical logistics specialists” with a special focus on international transport solutions.
The Dangerous Goods Logistics Alliance requires the highest standards in all aspects of business and sets strict criteria regarding financial security, professionalism, quality, and experience. The DGLA members are required to adhere to a strict Code of Business ethics which require high operational standards and conduct to their customers within the industry.
All members within the DGLA have dedicated, certified, and Dangerous Goods educated employees fully conversant in the special handling of DGR movements. These dedicated staff provide professional and secure service for all type classes of hazardous materials in todays environment.
Services include UN approved or certified packaging and repackaging, 24/7 on call availability, secure premises, and total compliance with local and international DGR required movement and storage regulations. In addition, several partners provide special facilities for the transport of hazardous biological substances and bio-chemicals.
The members have special knowledge and experienced relationships within the transport industry ensuring a reliable and trouble free service in guaranteeing time-definite procedures.
The DGLA members can provide a full range of services including dedicated resources, whether for air or for ocean movement, expert industry-compliant packing, and all temperature-controlled environments to meet passive temperature needs. Other services such as environmentally controlled containers with active shipment monitoring are readily available throughout the alliance network.
World-wide agency network
Based on the DGLA network, supported by an already long existing world-wide network of reliable agents,