With over 20 years presence in the Antofagasta zone, MARVAL has been a relevant actor in the maritime transport of cargoes for the mining industry. In its quest to offer comprehensive solutions for the mining industry, Terminal MARVAL Mejillones was born at La Negra Industrial area, the principal logistic pole in Antofagasta.
The MARVAL Antofagasta cargo terminal counts with areas for the storage/pre-stacking of loaded and empty containers for performing Import and export operations. In addition, has special areas for stuffing/unstuffing 20’, 40’, Flat Racks and Open Top containers, as well as for LCL cargoes.
Cargo handling is performed under the highest security levels while operations include the generation of service orders, loading lists, reports and stock control.
The terminal renders a wide range of services highligthting: cargo segregation, marking, palletizing, lashing and Cross-Docking of all type of cargoes.
Since all laden export containers must have a Verified Gross Mass (VGM) certificate before it is loaded onto a ship, the terminal provides weighting services to laden containers and respective certification, as per SOLAS convention and local government bureau (DIRECTEMAR).
Services are supported by a WMS platform that allows to visualize online the status of each item in the various stages of the logistics chain.
A highly qualified and experienced human team together with first class equipment enables the terminal to respond with professional and efficient services to the specialized needs of the clients of this important industrial zone.
MARVAL counts with an advanced solution for managing internal resources involved in the cargo operations offering customers an important support tool.
Through the WMS PRO System customers count with high tracing and visibility levels regarding inventory control and transport operations.
The system is also very flexible allowing to add information that customers may request.
The terminal counts with several security systems having surveillance cameras connected to police stations and 24 hour guard service in addition to gate controls.
All services fulfill the company´s personnel security and wellness policies.
Furthermore, all drivers and operators are duly qualified in the best practices for cargo handling, lashing, and lifting.
The MARVAL Antofagasta Terminal performs the following inland transport services:
Furthermore, the Company counts with the TMS system, for real time monitoring of its trucking fleet having available client access option.
The company has a 10.000 SQM land facility and 1.200 SQM warehouse and offices for customers who require special supervision of their loads.
The facility has specialized equipment for handling containers, palletized and break bulk cargoes, counting with two Reachstackers (35 tm capacity) and three forklift trucks (capacities 2,5 tm – 5,0 tm).
The MARVAL Antofagasta Terminal is located in Av. Ruta del Cobre 320, sector industrial La Negra in the Antofagasta city. Its excellent location and connectivity, distant 20 km from the city, allows to make an expedited service to its customers, from / to Puerto de Antofagasta and Puerto Angamos, as well as covering all mining and energy works in the area.
Terminal Marval Antofagasta
Calle 7, Sector La Negra, Antofagasta, Chile.
Tel.: +56 55 2283693