Polar Supply Chain Logistics

Supply Chain Logistics Team is responsible for receiving, packing, documenting and shipping cargo for the BAS Science Programme, supporting  stations,  vessels, aircraft, scientific cruises, field parties and building projects.

Everything required by scientific and support personnel to survive and work needs to be shipped by sea or air and resupplied throughout the austral Antarctic summer season.



Sheona Grant

Head of Supply Chain Logistics


Kath Nicholson

Sen Purch and Shipping Officer


Bradley Fitch

Quarantine Coordinator

Blog: The artistry of Antarctic logistics

6 December, 2018 by Stephen Smith

Earth’s Final Frontier – the title given to the frozen continent by journalists and academics alike, and with good reason. Antarctica stands resolute and alone, separated from mainland South America …