Supply Chain / Procurement
At Ledwood we take a proactive approach to procurement by using our knowledge and experience to locate, evaluate and select the best suppliers, with a focus on developing value adding relationships.
Our knowledge of global supply markets ensures that we are able to source goods and services to meet any requirement; within budget, on-schedule, and to our exacting quality and safety requirements.
Over the years, we’ve developed strong relationships with key suppliers, manufacturers and service providers in a variety of industries. We use competitive bidding and negotiate long-term agreements to obtain competitive prices for materials and services. Through comprehensively researching markets and suppliers we are able to prepare accurate estimates, select the best products and obtain the best prices.
Every member of our project team understands the important role that our supply chain plays in ensuring we successfully deliver our projects to meet their objectives. Our project managers and procurement staff coordinate project schedules, materials orders and transport logistics to help reduce potential delays.
Our procurement team maintain comprehensive records in order to effectively source, procure and expedite goods and services on each project we undertake, whilst also ensuring that we have all the necessary information required to manage and develop our long-term supplier relationships.
Our in-house resources have expertise in materials management, inventory control, inspection, quality assurance and logistics. We can efficiently locate, evaluate, purchase and arrange for the shipping of materials and services to any project site. This service can be especially valuable during a plant turnaround, we are able handle special tagging, export packing, documentation and provide rush shipping to virtually any location in the world.