SCATAs 2015 winners revealed
The ninth annual Supply Chain and Transport Awards (SCATAs) took place last night at the InterContinential Dubai Festival City, honouring leadership and innovation in the regional logistics industry.
A total of 15 trophies were handed out at a gala dinner in celebration of the Middle East logistics industry’s achievements over the past 12 months.
The event was organised by ITP, the publisher of Logistics Middle East magazine and LogisticsMiddleEast.com.
“ITP is delighted to be able to celebrate the success of the regional logistics industry,” said Sarah Jacotine, editor of Logistics Middle East magazine.
“This year's winners include some of the most impressive regional and global players and it is an honour to recognise their achievements.
"We are very grateful to our panel of judges and our sponors who helped to make this event happen."
The full list of winners is below:
Shipping Company of the Year
Winner: Consolidated Shipping Group.
Shipping Port of the Year
Cargo Operator of the Year
Winner: Etihad Cargo
Highly Commended: Emirates SkyCargo
General Sales Agent of the Year
Winner: DNATA Cargo & Logistics.
Express Logistics Provider of the Year
Winner: FedEx Express
3PL Service Provider of the Year
Highly Commended: RSA Logistics
Supply Chain of the Year
Winner: Al-Futtaim Logistics
Highly Commended: Landmark Group
Logistics Project of the Year
Winner: Fully Automated Cargo Terminal Freight Gate 5 - Dnata, DAFZA by ALS Logistic Solutions.
Logistics Hub of the Year
Winner: Jebel Ali Free Zone Authority (JAFZA)
Material Handling Provider of the Year
Winner: SSI Schaefer
Highly Commended: Almajdouie Logistics
Technology Solutions Provider of the Year
Highly Commended: Unitechnik
Winner: Ehrhardt + Partner Solutions (EPS)
Training and Education Provider of the Year
Winner: Dubai TradeTraining Centre
Highly Commended: University of Wollongong in Dubai
Corporate Social Responsibility Award
Winner: Tristar Transport for 'Let us go home safely' initiative
Highly Commended: FedEx for 'FedEx Cares' campaign
Logistics Manager of the Year
Winner: Khalid S Alghamdi from Almajdouie Logistics.
Highly Commended: Jumbo Logistics's Shailen Shukla.
Outstanding Achievement Award
Winner: DP World UAE Region
Nominations covering the logistics, sea freight and air cargo sectors were invited online and assessed by an independent panel of experts selected from within the Middle East logistics industry, including HE Salma Ali Saif Bin Hareb, CEO of Jafza and Economic Zones World.
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