Posts Tagged ‘Freight Transport’

Whitepaper: How Do We Achieve A Sustainable Future for Freight Transport?

The problem is simply stated. The European Commission reports that while road freight represents just 3% of vehicles, they account for 29% of road derived emissions. Consisting of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases, but also pollutants such as oxides of nitrogen and particulates. Exhaust emissions aren’t the only issues either.  Fuel spills, tyre ‘crumb’, accidents, noise & vibration, congestion, infrastructure degradation… It all has a real impact on the health and well-being of people and the environment. Whether at local, regional or higher level it still says nothing of future ‘climate change’. Download our latest whitepaper, to learn what you can do today to start improving your sustainability profile.

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Fuelling Up For Digital Transformation?

Up to now, ‘digitisation’ has largely been about ‘playing the game better’ by using IT to improve efficiencies and reduce costs. However, Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, the Internet of Things, autonomous vehicles and additive manufacturing, will not just change the rules of the game but the very game itself.  Now commonly referred to as ‘digitalisation’.

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The Intelligent Route To Improve Transport Productivity

Can intelligent freight matching help boost UK productivity? If we measured it as GDP per hour worked, the UK’s productivity has pretty much flat-lined since 2008, and although recent figures suggest some improvement, we still lag well behind countries such as Germany and France. Many reasons are suggested, and few solutions have been proposed. But…

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Press Release – TGMatrix appoints new Managing Director

We are pleased to announce that Mr Jonathan Nutchey has been appointed Managing Director of TGMatrix, the fully-automated digital freight matching service for shippers and carriers. Having performed the Managing Director role informally for the past six months, Nutchey will now officially be focusing on driving forward the TGMatrix solution, for which he has been…

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Turning Blockchain Into A Supply Chain Advantage

Blockchain has the potential to completely transform transport and supply chain practice and financing. The technology is gaining considerable interest due to it offering a secure, immutable and tamper-proof distributed ledger. Once a block of data has been recorded it is there in perpetuity, for all users to refer to. Information can be added but…

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