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Cooperativa Transportes Tortosa SCCL

Incorporation of the company AND PROGRESS

Cooperativa de Transportes de Tortosa S.C.C.L. (COTRAT) was founded on 18th November 1963 in a meeting held by the 17 founding members, in which Mr. JOSE MATAMOROS ADELL was appointed as Chairman and Mr. RAMON ALCON TORRADO was appointed as Secretary. The Company was finally incorporated on 6th July 1964 when the Company’s Articles of Association as a Service Cooperative were approved by the Ministry of Employment.

In 1996, under the chairmanship of Mr. ANTONIO MESTRE CASANOVA, COTRAT was awarded the title of ‘Cooperative of the Year’ by the GENERALITAT (Autonomous Government) of Catalonia.

In October 2001, COTRAT achieved the company’s registration in accordance with the UNE-EN-ISO 9002:94 regulation, with certificate number 1881/ER/10/01, for full-load road freight transportation.

 

The human capital of the cooperative has grown steadily through the years to reach the current total of 110 members, 20 of whom are no longer active in the industry but remain in the cooperative. These members represent the counties along the course of the Ebro River, namely, RIBERA DE L’EBRE, TERRA ALTA, MONTSIÁ and BAIX EBRE, with BAJO ARAGON, BAIX CAMP and the province of CASTELLÓN also having labour representation.

Chairmanship

Since their appointment at the Ordinary General Members’ Meeting held on 27th september 2020, the current Chairman is Mr. RAMON GARCIA CHAVARRIA and the Secretary is Mr. JUAN EDUARDO SANTOS FIBLA.

Over the 50 years of its history, the Cooperative has been chaired by eight different chairmen.

Chairmen through the 50 years of COTRAT:

  • Mr. JOSE MATAMOROS ADELL
  • Mr. RAMON ALCON TORRADO
  • Mr. ANTONIO BALART PIÑOL
  • Mr. LUIS BERTOMEU CAMOS
  • Mr. ANTONIO MESTRE CASANOVA
  • Mr. JOSEP BORRULL LLOP
  • Mr. FRANCISCO MIRALLES ROIG
  • Mr. DAVID BLADE BENAIGES
  • Mr. RAMON GARCIA CHAVARRIA

Vehicle Fleet

The current number of vehicles owned by the members and, therefore, registered in COTRAT is 120. By vehicle type, the breakdown of the fleet is as follows:
  • RIGID TRUCKS WITH CANVAS BODY, 12 AND 16 TONNES     
  • TRUCK WITH TRAILER      
  • TAUTLINERS AND SEMI-TAUTLINERS, 24 TONNES
  • REFRIGERATED TRAILERS WITH INSULATED CANVAS      
  • REFRIGERATED BOX TRAILERS      
  • FOOD TANK TRAILER      
  • TRAILER WITH ANIMAL FEED TANK      
  • CEMENT TANK TRAILER      
  • CEMENT MIXER TRAILER      
  • TIPPER SEMI-TRAILER (ARIDS)
To provide full-load services to its clients, COTRAT has 50 vehicles of the following types:
  • RIGID TRUCKS, 12 TONNES (TWO AXLES – TARPAULIN)  
  • RIGID TRUCKS, 16 TONNES (THREE AXLES – TARPAULIN)  
  • TRAILERS, 24 TONNES (TARPAULIN)

CÀRREGA COMPLETA: SERVEI DE TRANSPORT DE MERCADERIA GENERAL

Des d'octubre de 2001, la qualitat de gestió de transport que ofereix COTRAT als seus clients està garantida mitjançant l'obtenció de la Certificació ISO 9002 amb número de registre 1881 / ER/10/01, acreditada per ENAC per al Transport de mercaderies per carretera a càrrega completa. Tots els serveis de transport que realitza Cotrat estan coberts per una assegurança de mercaderia (inclòs robatori) de 180.303,63 d'Euros per expedició. Cotrat garanteix i certifica que tots els socis transportistes estan en possessió de les llicències administratives necessàries per efectuar el servei contractat pel client, així com de les corresponents assegurances de circulació en vigència.

Regional i Nacional
  • Transport de càrrega completa de mercaderia general amb vehicles de 12 Tn.
  • Transport de càrrega completa de mercaderia general amb vehicles de 16 Tn.
Nacional i Internacional (Europa Comunitària i Andorra)
  • Transport de càrrega completa de mercaderia general amb vehicles tràilers de 24 Tn.
  • Transport de càrrega completa de cítrics, fruites i verdures amb vehicles Frigolonas de 24 Tn.
  • Transport de càrrega completa de mercaderia general amb vehicles traylers de 24 Tn. des de països comunitaris.
  • Transport mercaderia considerada ADR (No explosius, ni líquids inflamables), amb vehicles tràilers o 12 i 16 Tn).
  • Transport de mercaderia considerades com residus del grup 3 amb vehicles tràilers 24 tn.

CÀRREGA FRACCIONADA: SERVEI DE GRUPATGE I PAQUET​

Servei diari paqueteria de Tortosa a Barcelona i Barcelona Tortosa amb distribució per comarques del Baix Ebre, Montsià, Ribera d'Ebre i Terra Alta, així com zona nord de província de Castelló Servei de Grupatge (càrrega fraccionada) diari de Tortosa a Barcelona amb reexpedició per a la resta de Catalunya o Espanya i Europa comunitària, i de Barcelona a Tortosa amb distribució a les comarques del Baix Ebre, Montsià, Ribera d'Ebre i Terra Alta, així cmo poblacions de Vinaròs i Benicarló. Serveis setmanals de Grupatge (càrrega fraccionada) de Tortosa a zona centre (Madrid)

LOGÍSTICA​

COTRAT disposa una nau amb una superfície de 2.200 m2 situada a les instal · lacions del Polígon Industrial Baix Ebre, amb la que està en disposició d'oferir logística i transport per a empreses nacionals o internacionals, enllaçant amb l'oferta de transport de càrrega completa o de càrrega fraccionada.

Client services

Full load: General Freight Transport Service

Since October 2001, the transport management quality that COTRAT offers its clients has been guaranteed by the ISO 9002 certification awarded to the cooperative, with registration number 1881/ER/10/01, accredited by ENAC for full-load road freight transportation.

All of the transportation that COTRAT carries out is covered by a freight insurance policy (including theft) for 180,303.63 Euros per expedition.

COTRAT guarantees and certifies that all of the member transport workers are in possession of the necessary official licences to perform the service contracted by the client, as well as the corresponding valid driving insurance. 

Regional and National
  • Full-load general freight transportation with 12 tonne vehicles.
  • Full-load general freight transportation with 16 tonne vehicles.
National and International (European Community and Andorra)
  • Full-load general freight transportation with 24 tonne trailers.
  • Full-load general freight transportation with 24 tonne trailers from EC countries.
  • Transportation of freight classified as ADR (not including explosives and flammable liquids) with 12 and 16 tonne trailers.
  • Transportation of freight classified as Group 3 waste with 24 tonne trailers.

Partial load: Groupage and courier service

Daily courier service from Tortosa to Barcelona and from Barcelona to Tortosa delivering to the counties of Baix Ebre, Montsià, Ribera d’Ebre and Terra Alta, and the northern part of the Castellón province.

Daily groupage (partial load) service from Tortosa to Barcelona with transferred dispatch to the rest of Catalonia, Spain and the European Community. Daily service from Barcelona to Tortosa delivering to the counties of Baix Ebre, Montsiá, Ribera d’Ebre and Terra Alta as well as the towns of Vinaroz and Benicarló. 

Weekly groupage (partial load) services from Tortosa to the centre of Madrid.

Logistics

COTRAT has a warehouse with a surface area of 2,200 m2 located in the facilities of the Baix Ebre Industrial Estate, which enables the cooperative to offer logistics and transportation to national and international companies, to complement their full and partial load transportation services.

Services to members

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