BLG Logistics, Inc. was founded in 2004 as a 100% subsidiary of the BLG LOGISTICS GROUP AG & Co. KG. Operations are located within Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, where we offer our automotive clients both production parts and finished vehicle services.
The following services are offered in Tuscaloosa:
Supplier Logistics Center (SLC)
The Supplier Logistics Center (SLC) is a 120,000 square foot facility that provides warehousing and Just in Sequence delivery services to the OEM production line. The commodities processed at the SLC include large parts like fuel tanks and interior carpets as well as electrical parts like instrument clusters and switches and multiple other parts i.e. Lithium-Ion batteries for hybrid vehicles. In addition, the SLC also provides value-added services such as parts assembly, subassembly, quality inspections and re-flashing activities.
Semi Knocked Down Center (SKD)
The SKD Center is a 210,000 square foot facility that receives, stores and packs all components of the car into boxes. The packed boxes are then containerized and shipped overseas to the OEM’s international production facilities where they will be assembled as finished vehicles.
Located within the OEM campus, the Wax Center provides a special underbody corrosion protection services for finished vehicles. The wax is applied using a modern application process and ensures that the underbody of the vehicle is protected from corrosion through water, salt, etc. In addition to the underbody coating provided at the Wax Center, BLG also provides lineside wax application for individual corrosion-risk parts.