REVEALED: SCATA 2013 award winners
Excellence in the regional supply chain industry was recognised last night at the Supply Chain and Transport Awards (SCATA) 2013.
Organised by ITP, publisher of LogisticsMiddleEast.com and Logistics Middle East, and taking place for the seventh time, companies were recognised in 17 different categories.
Awards were handed out to companies in the sea freight, air cargo and logistics sectors respectively. A fourth set of awards recognised contributions in the areas of professional training, technology advancement, corporate social responsibility and outstanding achievement.
“On behalf of ITP, I would like to congratulate all tonight’s winners,” said Ahmad Lala, editor of Logistics Middle East. “They reflect the dedication, commitment and ingenuity that make this industry such a key driver of economic growth.”
The awards ceremony took place at the prestigious Jumeirah Emirates Towers hotel in Dubai and was attended by more than 200 senior figures from the regional logistics industry.
The winners were chosen by a panel of independent judges.
Platinum sponsor of the event this year was Jumbo Logistics and gold sponsor was FAMCO.
The list of winners follows:
Shipping Agent of the Year
Sharaf Shipping Agency
Shipping Company of the Year
Shipping Port of the Year
Jebel Ali Port
Cargo Operator of the Year - Commercial Airline
Cargo Operator of the Year - Cargo Airline or Charter
Highly Commended Award for Cargo Operator of the Year - Cargo Airline or Charter
National Air Cargo
Air Cargo Hub of the Year
Dubai International Airport
Express Logistics Provider of the Year
3PL Service Provider of the Year
Almajdouie Logistics World
Highly Commended Award for 3PL Service Provider of the Year
GSA Agent of the Year
Supply Chain of the Year
Logistics Hub of the Year
Dubai Industrial City
Material Handling Provider of the Year
Al-Futtaim Auto & Machinery Company (FAMCO)
Highly Commended Award for Material Handling Provider of the Year
Technology Provider of the Year
Ehrhardt + Partner Solutions (EPS)
Highly Commended Award for Technology Provider of the Year
Training and Education Provider of the Year
Dubai Trade – Training Department
Highly Commended Award for Training and Education Provider of the Year
University of Wollongong Dubai
Corporate Social Responsibility Award
Care by Air
Highly Commended Award for Corporate Social Responsibility
Outstanding Achievement Award
Highly Commended for Outstanding Achievement Award
Hall of Fame
Fadi Ghandour, Founder of Aramex