Munnelly – Salford Hospital – Zone Manager

The Salford Royal Hospital in Greater Manchester is undergoing a £136 million major refurbishment and expansion. The project is being undertaken through a joint venture between Balfour Beatty Construction and Balfour Beatty Engineering Services. Munnelly Support Services are providing the Logistics Services for this prestigious project. In order to manage the delivery points, hoist and cranes, and to provide an up-to-date overview of the days activity to all staff, Munnellys have chosen Zone Manager. The standard configuration has allowed them...

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Tottenham Court Road Tube Station – Zone Manager

Tottenham Court Road tube station is one of London's busiest. Vinci Bam Nuttall have been awarded the contract for a major upgrade including the addition of a new Crossrail station. The site is right in the heart of London. At ground level there are two relatively small site areas separated by Charing Cross Road. Managing deliveries into such a small site with virtually no waiting areas was clearly going to be extremely difficult. There was no space for vehicles to...

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WyseGroup – The Barbican – Zone Manager

United House and its residential division, United House Developments, are currently undertaking the prestigious redevelopment of Frobisher Crescent in the Barbican Estate. WyseLogistics provided the logistics management and chose The Logistics Business' Zone Manager delivery management system to help them with their delivery planning. The site had very limited access, with most deliveries having to come via a single goods lift onto the Podium, making careful planning essential.

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Using Zone Manager with an Offsite Holding Park

With limited space on a site there is often not enough room to hold waiting delivery vehicles. This can mean that at times, for example first thing in the morning, they are forced to wait in the street causing disruption to traffic. A common answer to this problem is to have an off-site holding area. All deliveries are directed to this area. From here they can be transferred on-site at the appropriate time, ensuring a smooth flow of traffic through...

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