Specialised Logistics

GAC Laser has an internationally acclaimed specialised logistics team with niche expertise in the Aerospace and Defence Industry as well as project cargo handling.  Project cargo includes freight that is voluminous either in weight, size or quantity, or composed of complex components that must be disassembled, shipped and then re-assembled. A wide variety of sectors have project cargo needs, including Oil and Gas; Paper and Pulp; Automotive; Construction; Power and Energy as well as aid shipments.

Specialised project services include:

  • Event and exhibition services
  • Site survey and feasibility studies
  • Project and risk management
  • Freight services including permit facilitation 
  • Express customs clearance and formalities
  • Specialised dangerous goods handling and packing (including custom built crates)
  • Specialised warehousing and storing
  • Handling oversized and abnormal loads
  • Multi-modal transportation 
  • Transport broking
  • Aircraft / Vessel charter 
  • Administration 
  • Support 24/7

Value Added Warehousing Operations

Value Added Warehousing Operations

GAC Laser has extensive secure warehousing capacity able to accommodate standard pallets, shelved items and bulk commodities.  GAC Laser has the infrastructure, specialist handling equipment and skilled personnel to support the storage, movement and transport of products from multiple industries including Oil and Gas, Paper and Pulp, Agriculture and Manufacturing.  All facilities are equipped with web-enabled inventory tracking and reporting. 

  • Warehousing capacity of 18,000 sqm nationally
  • Extensive secure yard space for housing oversized goods
  • PPECB approved warehousing 
  • Value-added operations including packing, palletising and labelling of products
  • Bond warehousing
  • TRACE approved
  • Compliance with all applicable local and international regulations and standards

Clearing and Forwarding

GAC Laser facilitates international trade in both imports and exports, via sea and air. Our support services include warehousing, transport broking, project management, administration, documentation preparation and risk management of product through customs formalities. 

GAC Laser has offices in each of South Africa’s major ports and operates internationally through the worldwide GAC network bringing enormous competitive advantages and local expertise to our customers.

  • Global network of resources with one point of contact
  • Express customs clearance and formalities
  • Excellent knowledge of local tariff, port and terminal rates and regulations
  • Good relationship with local authorities in the shipping and logistics community
  • Competitive rates and priority access to space allocations through GAC’s global partnerships with leading air and ocean carriers
  • 24/7 customer support 

End-to-end Supply Chain Solutions

GAC Laser and the wider Laser Group adds value to its customers through its capability in air and ocean freight clearing and forwarding, warehousing and fulfilment, retail distribution, specialised contract logistics and B2B/B2C final mile express delivery services.  This coupled with unrivalled customer focus and flexibility means Laser is well placed to deliver market leading services and solutions for your business.  Read more about The Laser Group at www.laser.co.za.

Please refer to Our Specialist Expertise section to see how we can support your industry specific needs.