Operations

For all classes of dangerous goods, including explosives, radioactive material and infectious substances DGM provide the following operations services:

For all classes of dangerous goods, including explosives, radioactive material and infectious substances DGM provide the following operations services:

Classification and identification of dangerous goods

When dangerous goods are involved, their right classification is the first step to manage them safely. DGM Kenya provides services from chemical tests and analysis to (Material) Safety Data Sheet preparation or classification according UN criteria.

Packing and repacking of shipments

Most of incidents or accidents in the past were caused by an inappropriate packing use. Our technical specialists can assist you ensuring that packing requirements are completely fulfilled when the package is presented to the operator for shipment.

Packaging specifications tests and criteria

Format or marking of UN packaging’s are not always easy to understand. DGM Kenya will support you to find out their meaning and comply with UN provisions and requirements.

Labeling and marking of shipments

According to regulations, DGM Kenya will take care of all labeling and marking to meet compliance requirements

Documenting

Our technical specialists complete and sign the Dangerous Goods Declaration (DGD) for transport according to regulations (ICAO-IATA, IMDG, ADR, 49 CFR, and Multimodal).

Warehousing

DGM Kenya provides warehousing and storage of Dangerous Goods and any other related materials as per international standards, radioactives, chemicals and others.

Assuming all legal responsibilities

DGM Global Network Group assumes responsibities and liabilities related to the safe transport of dangerous goods. In addition, the DGM Global Network Group carries a global comprehensive liability insurance policy in case of an accident or incident. DGM Kenya can assume all relevant liabilities acting as the shipper on behalf of the customer on the dangerous goods declarations documents.

Special Export Crating

DGM Kenya provides special export crating that meets international standard regulations for transportation of both Dangerous Goods and Non Dangerous Goods.

Additional Operations Services
  • 24 Hours Emergency Service Contact
  • Packing List
  • Acceptance Checks: Accepting responsibility and liability goes hand in hand with transporting dangerous goods. In order to reduce your liability, DGM can check, accept and approve dangerous goods on your behalf before they are moved further in the transport chain.