An important acknowledgment and prize for the company «ILIADIS TRANSPORTS SA», in the award ceremony of the institution of Transport & Logistics Awards 2015

An important acknowledgment for the company «ILIADIS TRANSPORTS SA», in the award ceremony of the institution of Transport & Logistics Awards 2015, who won the award for Outstanding Behavior under the category of Corporate Social Responsibility & Sustainability for Freight Transports and Freight Forwarding.

The prizes of the Transport & Logistics Awards 2015, we organized for the second year in the row by the Supply Chain Institute and the Boussias Communications, under the aegis of the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (SEV).

In the ceremony that was held in Athens on the 25th May, 2015 350 distinguished executives attended from the largest companies and industry bodies and the best projects and initiatives in the fields of logistics and transport were prized. The winners were distinguished by the competent awarding jury, through fair procedures that were set by the organizers.

The company ILIADIS TRANSPORTS SA was awarded in the category of Corporate Social Responsibility & Sustainability which highlights the actions of the company’s social responsibility and environmental policy in the field of the Supply Chain.

The company ILIADIS TRANSPORTS SA is active in freight transports using special containers, both in the international and national transports, while a large section of the company is active with intermodal transports. Recently, the company ILIADIS TRANSPORTS SA has as its main objective, the reduction of energy consumption and the implementation of an effective fleet management strategy, which is aimed at the "green" development and reducing the production of greenhouse gases.

In order to achieve this target by the end of the year, it is completing an investment plan that includes upgrading the transport fleet to targeted mechanical interventions and the complete modernization of the refueling equipment of the fleet with the installation of a complete certified input – output system in the infrastructure of the company. The cost of this investment plan is calculated to be 150.000 Euros and will result in the reduction of the consumption of fuel in levels, larger than 20%.

Also in the coming months following the recent passage of the relevant legal regulations, the company is proceeding to the installation of running systems for all of the trucks with natural gas, as also the company will issue an operation permit for a gas pump station upon its premises.

The prize of the Transport & Logistics Awards 2015, was received by the CEO of the company, Georgios Iliadis, who was also prized for his contribution, from the position of Vice President of the Professional Chamber of Thessaloniki, for the establishment of the Greek Center for the Development of multimodality '(E.K.A.P.) in Thessaloniki, the first organized center in Greece for the promotion of Multimodal transport.

Source: voria.gr 

An important acknowledgment and prize for the company «ILIADIS TRANSPORTS SA», in the award ceremony of the institution of  Transport & Logistics Awards 2015