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A Study on the Location of Cement Distribution Centres for AGET – HERACLES G.C.C

Locating fixed facilities throughout a logistics network is an important and strategic decision. This project analyses the relocation of the distribution centers of a major Greek cement company. The main objective were to optimize the location of the distribution centers in mainland Greece, taking under consideration factors like the location of the points of demand, the location of the production units, the transportation infrastructure available and the accessibility at each potential location. A new location strategy that efficiently meet the demand expressed by all clients, minimize the cost of distribution and minimize the cost of cement supply to distribution centers is proposed.

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