During the CDAS Lunar New Year Celebration, CDAS launched several industry initiatives, one of which was the ePayment solution. With the support of Enterprise Singapore, the new CDAS e-Payment Solution will help boost productivity by 60 per cent for depots and transport companies respectively. Drivers can access an app that calculates total charges due at depots, and payments can be made by the the driver or transport company electronically. By going cashless, a depot operator can save up to 3 hours per day, while a transport company can save up to 25 minutes per driver per day. CDAS and Enterprise [...]
CDAS showcased the Container Tracking System (CTR) at the CDAS Lunar New Year Celebration 2020. CTR was introduced to tackle the ongoing problem faced by hauliers of tracking their assets. CTR will help address the user pain points by providing:- 24/7 Real-Time Tracking for Prime Movers and Lorries Seamless Asset Tracking of trailers Fleet performance analysis - such as overspeeding, alerts, route playbacks, and mileage reports Remote truck immobilizer for unauthorized use Cargo Information Traditionally, fleets are only installed with GPS trackers that provide fleet management information such as location, speed, mileage etc. While this is useful for fleet [...]
CDAS welcomed the Lunar New Year with its annual Celebration on 6 February 2020. The event was organized as an appreciation to our members of the Container Depot and Logistics industry. There were various industry initiatives announced, as well as interesting activities to engage the guest at the event. CDAS also held a joint donation drive towards 2 charity organizations this year. Guests and members were treated to various activities and games. Stage activities and performances kept our guests entertained throughout the event as well CDAS was pleased to have supported our local talent, by having [...]
Good day! If you tried to access our usual website at www.cdasalliance.sg, you would find that you have been redirected to cdas.link instead. Fret not, our site has merely gotten a facelift. Moving forward we are pleased to present CDAS.Link, the central portal for your industry needs. Stay tuned, as we are hard at work on some new industry initiatives, which will be shared via this portal. You may also follow us on our Facebook for the latest happenings. Feel free to let us know if you have any comments about the new site, or if you have things you [...]
Wishing Everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! (CDAS Half-Day Operation on 24 and 31 December 2019)
From the Council and Secretariat team During this festive season of giving, let us take time to slow down and enjoy the simple things. Wishing all of our members, associates, partners and contacts much happiness throughout the New Year. Please note that CDAS will be operating for half-day (AM) on 24 and 31 December 2019.
CDAS was conferred the National Service (NS) Advocate Award (Organisations), as part of the Total Defence Awards (TDA) 2019.
CDAS President, Mr. Peter Ho was presented the award by Senior Minister of State for Defence, Mr Heng Chee How, while Deputy President, Mr. Ricky Loo received the award on behalf of CDAS Logistics Alliance (Ltd) TDA is a national pinnacle award for the Ministry of Defence and the Ministry of Home Affairs to recognize companies, organizations and individuals who had demonstrated exemplary support for NS and our NS Men. It is through supportive employers that strengthen NS Men’s commitment to defence and assure them that their efforts were worthwhile and appreciated.
The event was a success because of your participation! CDAS as part of the Logistics Alliance, co-organized the Logistics Fair 2019. The fair this year saw many attendees with their friends and family, coming down to enjoy the many food and games, the forklift competition, movie screenings, as well as informational booth to help aspiring students learn more about the current industry practices, as well as showcasing various industry and military logistics technologies and applications. We hope to see you again in 2020!
CDAS invites you to join us at the Logistics Fair 2019! This fair is jointly organized by the Logistics Alliance, Enterprise Singapore, and is supported by the WSHC Council. This event is free-of-charge, so do send this invitation to your colleagues, staff and other industry partners too! Come have fun and meet other folks in the industry, explore opportunities to enrich your minds by exploring higher education courses, as well as get a chance to look at the various industrial technology displays! Please note that pre-registration is required. Details and registration are enclosed in the link HERE. [...]
How technology and automation can be used to investigate and deter corruption practice in the industry.
Source CDAS Deputy President Mr. Ricky Loo met with representatives from CPIB to demonstrate how technology and automation can be used to investigate and deter corruption practice in the industry. Read on to find out more (Article in Mandarin)
In collaboration with MINDEF and Ministry of Home Affairs (“MHA”), Enterprise Singapore participated in the MINDEF-MHA Enhanced Career & Education Fair, which took place on 14 August 2019. CDAS helped reach out to its members to join this event and seek out potential candidates to join their organizations. The Career Fair is conducted to facilitate the job search of NSFs who will be transiting into the workforce following ORD, by exposing them to companies across various industries from Logistics to Aviation and F&B.
On the 27th May 2019, Container Depot and Logistics Association held it’s 28th Annual General Meeting, we are pleased to announced the newly-elected Council for the 2019-2020 Term.
On 19th February 2019, Container Depot and Logistics Association (Singapore) celebrated Lunar New Year with the members and industry partners.
At the Logistics Institute (TLI) Asia Pacific, National University of Singapore - THINK Executive Summit held on 24 April 2019, Mr. Ricky Loo, Deputy President of Container depot and Logistics Association (Singapore) [CDAS], delivered a paper on “Digitalization in the Container Industry”. In his presentation, he showcases how CDAS addresses industry pain-points and challenges, in advancing container logistics industry, and embarking on digitalisation and transform the industry. Informatively, CDAS offers its members and the industry users business solutions such as Container management system (CMS), electronic Container Trucking System (eCTS) and TRIP (Transport Integration Platform) for them to manage, [...]
This Business Mission was jointly organized by Enterprise Singapore (ESG) and Container Depot and Logistics Association (Singapore) (CDAS) in collaboration with Jurong Town Corporation (JTC). The Business Mission was given the following objectives: (a) to look at smart crane technologies used at the ports in China and Chinese Taipei to manage container operations; (b) to visit crane manufacturers to assess their capability to customize overhead cranes for use in multi-storey container depot facilities in Singapore; (c) study innovative automation solutions for crane systems that can potentially be implemented by inland container depot operators in Singapore; and (d) understand [...]
As the year 2017 comes towards its end, our industry marches on towards our nation’s path of being a Smart Nation, which comes with various challenges. To prepare for the upcoming challenges and threats, the CDAS is once again bringing the industry together at the Container, Logistics & Transport Business Forum 2017, to look at how we can strengthen the industry transport ecosystem, to enable better industry digitization, and build towards a greater business efficiency. Come have your questions answered, and join us at this Business Forum! Speakers from both the private and public sectors have [...]
The following are the latest PSA Circular for hauliers 4 February 2019 Please refer to the below links concerning the Maritime Cyber Security and Phishing prevention tips. Maritime Cyber Security_Phishing Maritime Cyber Security_2FA & Tips 21 Nov 2018 Attached circular on REMINDER: DRIVER TO ENGAGE HANDBRAKE FULLY AND SWITCH OFF ENGINE WHEN LEAVING VEHICLE. CIRCULAR TO ENGAGE HANDBRAKE FULLY AND SWITCH OFF ENGINE WHEN LEAVING VEHICLE Please disseminate this to your relevant staff 08 Nov 2018 Attached circular on the road works by MPA at West Coast Highway Up-ramp towards [...]
CDAS as part of the Logistics Alliance, took part in the Logistics & Cranes Carnival 2018, which was graced by Minister of State, Ministry of National Development & Ministry of Manpower, Mr Zaqy Mohamad. The carnival saw many participants with their friends and family, coming down to enjoy the many food and games, as well as informational booth to help aspiring students learn more about the current industry practices, as well as give them an insight as to the kind of systems and equipment utilized in our digitized industry.
CDAS as part of the Logistics Alliance took part in the Singapore Logistics Forum 2018 earlier today, where the Guest of Honour, Senior Minister of State for Trade and Industry Dr. Koh Poh Koon announced the three-year industry roadmap, which involves the different methods for various stakeholders to digitalise their processes to foster better colloaboration with each other. As part of the industry roadmap, the logistics alliance will work towards establishing platforms to showcase innovative technology and digital applications in logistics. You may read more about the event here.
CDAS is pleased to announce that we have embarked on our journey to adopt various initiatives to help create a better workplace, as well as supporting various campaigns. For starters, we have successfully implemented various changes within our organization, to be in line with the Tripartite Standards set forth by MOM. The Tripartite Standards are a new tripartite initiative which helps organisations with good practices distinguish themselves. They complement our laws, Tripartite Guidelines and Advisories to increase the adoption of fair and progressive workplaces practices in Singapore. (source: MOM). These are some of the initiatives we have taken up:- [...]