Delivering customized solutions for marine transportation

PLG Consulting has a roster of marine transportation experts who can help you navigate any aspect of marine logistics, operations, procurement, optimization, and due diligence for a full range of marine transport.

Logistics of bulk commodities using marine transport modes brings unique challenges including asset and infrastructure intensity, specialized handling equipment, changing units of measure across the bulk supply chain, complex freight negotiations and more. Our real-world industry experts aid shippers in addressing these challenges, reducing bulk logistics costs and improving operations.

For practical and actionable insights, analysis, and solutions on all aspects of marine transportation, you can rely on PLG Consulting.


How we help

You can count on PLG Consulting to help you assess and optimize your marine shipment activities and operations. We have a proven track record in improving operations and reducing costs for shippers. Rely on our practical and actionable support to help you manage your operations and ensure safe, timely, and cost-efficient delivery. Our experience spans:

  • US river system barges
  • Container shipping
  • Project cargo vessels
  • Parcel tankers
  • Dry bulk vessels
  • Port and dock operations
  • Stevedoring
  • Loading/unloading systems
  • Dry & liquid bulk terminals
With deep knowledge and expertise from many of the most marine-dependent industries, PLG Consulting can help you understand and penetrate new markets and find new ways to improve your bottom line. Our project work on behalf of carriers, terminals, and vessel owners includes:  

Private equity and corporate M&A teams rely on PLG Consulting’s operational and market due diligence services to help make investment decisions. We dig deep into your organization and industry, uncovering areas for improvement and opportunities for growth. 

Our decades of experience in the marine transportation industry mean that you can count on us to help you make wise investment decisions. We have helped some of the largest private equity firms and major players in the marine industry with due diligence on new acquisitions as well as market penetration and business strategies for existing portfolio companies and operations. In addition to fact-based insights and analytics solutions for businesses, PLG Consulting also offers strategy development and valuations for both fixed and floating assets.

No matter the marine asset, when looking for precise valuations, PLG Consulting positions your company for success.

PLG helps clients navigate marine logistics decisions

Our experts have negotiated millions of dollars in transportation contracts for barge, container ship, and project cargo sailings across North America, Asia, Europe, and South America. We’ll put our real-world experience to work for you.

Does your organization have the right abilities, expertise, and bandwidth to maximize your marine logistics? We do.

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