Risk

Managing Risk In An Uncertain World

January 27, 2023

Managing Risk In An Uncertain
Construction is risky business. But while construction businesses have always had to navigate a high level of risk, recent challenges have made matters worse. From a qualified worker shortage to supply chain issues to the rising costs of labor and materials to the physical demands of the job, each new construction project brings with it a new set of issues. This makes risk management a critical skill for every AEC business to have.

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Jordex is performing its logistical services since 1987 and has grown to be a serious player on the market. Beside the wide range of possibilities and expertise, our approach is our unique selling point. A distinct vision on transport and logistics, an enthusiastic and experienced team and Rotterdam, The Gateway to Europe, the city that offers everything we need to provide our customers with nothing but the best.

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