Vestas, a renowned Danish company working in wind turbine development and marketing, reportedly announced a new strategic partnership with DSV Panalpina, a renowned transport and logistics firm providing worldwide transport services.
Under this partnership, DSV Panalpina would execute and monitor special project and general freight transportation of Vestas, including outbound as well as inbound. By integrating volume and special project transport expertise of Vestas with DSV Panalpina’s scale and broad logistics expertise, this collaboration looks to simplify the global transportation setup of Vestas and create economies of efficiencies and scale for both companies.
The new partnership seeks to gain the benefits of integrating DSV Panalpina’s global reach with 60,000 employees across 90 countries and the entire range of services throughout the complete supply chain, with unparalleled experience and volume of Vestas, particularly special project transportation, stemming from delivering as well as installing over 70,000 wind turbines across 80 countries.
Group President and CEO of Vestas, Henrik Andersen stated that the company is thrilled to collaborate with DSV Panalpina and further meet the growing need for the company’s sustainable energy solutions. Integrated with the growing wind turbine size, the demand for wind-powered energy worldwide is making transportation and logistics more complicated and thus the company should scale its business more efficiently.
Andersen further added that this partnership with DSV Panalpina gives testament to the company’s intentions to further engage in mutually advantageous and close partnerships across its value chain, enhancing the operational scope, as well as sustainability and efficiency performance.
CEO of DSV Panalpina, Jens Bjørn Andersen stated that the company is proud to make a strategic collaboration with the global renewable energy leader. DSV Panalpina and Vestas boast of a long-running relationship, which the company is thrilled to bring to the next phase.
Wind energy is highly complex and growing global industry, and the company looks forward to solidifying its position in this industry through its far-reaching logistics network, added Jens Bjørn Andersen.