Q&A Series: Introduction to Precision Scheduled Railroading
Do you ever hear about Precision Scheduled Railroading and wonder what it’s about? In the first of our Q&A series, Joshua Dickson and Bert Ruden from ICL guide us through Precision Railroading shipping; it's history and how it effects Shipping and other aspects of Rail Logistics.
29 Years of ICL Systems – The Beginning and Plan
Like every great company, ICL started with the vision; to be recognized as the industry leader in product visibility and invoice-auditing solutions throughout the logistics supply chain. The only question we had to ask ourselves is will it work? Leaving our corporate jobs was a huge risk to take for a chance to work at ICL. Later that night, the bound plan in my hand, I repeatedly read through the business plan, and I was sold.
Fast forward 29 years, now an industry leader within Vehicle Logistics Management, all thanks to Patrick’s attention to detail.
CO2 Reductions in the Finished Vehicle Logistics Industry
In the EU and the US, the logistics transport sector is responsible for more than a quarter of total greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Only in the area of energy and heat generation do larger quantities of emissions arise. Using the example of the EU, the following graphic shows how GHG emissions are distributed among the various modes of logistics and transport.