ANNUAL REPORT 2016

| August 16, 2016

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The past year has once again presented challenges for those companies servicing the mining and industrial sectors. Cost cutting by our customers has continued to exert pressure on the pricing of our services and general activity levels have remained subdued. These difficult operating conditions have persisted for several years now and in response we have continued to bear down on our internal costs whilst also strengthening our balance sheet and incorporating greater flexibility into our operations.

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Article | March 10, 2020

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Article | February 11, 2020

Over the past 30 years, technology has transformed warehouse operations, making them more efficient as well as reducing the number of required workers. And, given that technology advances at an exponential rate, warehouse managers may find it difficult to imagine what the warehouses of the future will look like. One can be sure that Industry 4.0 will have a big part to play: IoT and 5G technology will not only increase connectivity within a warehouse, but they will also facilitate decision making and improve tracking of inventory.

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Detect, Decide, Execute: How Logistics Drives Business Performance

Article | February 18, 2020

Logistics can be a tough business. In a world where your Amazon orders arrive the same or next day, customers are demanding more from all their suppliers. That leaves businesses struggling to keep up with customer expectations and forcing them to reevaluate – and reinvent – their distribution networks to become more agile. Not only is customer satisfaction at stake, but in an uncertain world, logistics costs can easily spiral out of control, threatening the financial bottom line. Striking a profitable balance between customer service and costs is what defines a successful logistics operation.

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Article | April 8, 2020

Around 90 % of the world’s goods are currently transported by ships causing nearly 3 % of total global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. This makes it one of the largest polluters in the transport industry, with international merchant ships and large freighters responsible for the lion’s share of these emissions. As a result of the impending climate crisis and the need to reduce global emissions, various organizations, including shipping companies themselves as well as governments, aim to achieve carbon-neutral water transport in the coming years.

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