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Join CDAS in Supporting Persons with Disabilities

Sign up for the SPD Ability Walk & Run and join CDAS in supporting persons with disabilities! Our Association is pleased to be supporting the SPD for their upcoming event. We are hoping to rally our members and friends in the industry to sign up for the upcoming SPD Ability Walk & Run 2022 physical event taking place on 3 September 2022 in support of persons with disabilities. We hope to encourage all to sign up for the event and to join the CDAS in supporting this meaningful cause! The details of the event are as follow: Date: 3 September 2022, 8am [...]

Invitation to the SMEICC Conference Series 2022

CDAS is pleased to be supporting the Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce & Industry flagship event, SMEICC! Singapore’s largest and only bilingual SME conference for the past 24 years, the Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce & Industry presents its flagship event, SMEICC. Revel in a showcase of groundbreaking ideas and successful initiatives by distinguished thought leaders, eminent business leaders, and government agencies. Expect a holistic engagement via a hybrid approach designed to help SMEs win in disruptive times. SMEICC 2022 is set for a return at Suntec Convention & Exhibition Centre. The 2-day bilingual conference will bring together a carefully [...]

By |2022-08-03T17:01:49+08:003 August 2022|Events, News|0 Comments

Quality and Standards Partners Appreciation Event 2022

CDAS is pleased to share that Deputy President, Mr. Ricky Loo received a commendation award in recognition for his contributions at the Enterprise Singapore's Quality and Standards Partners Appreciation Event held on 13 July 2022. Over the years Mr. Loo has contributed significantly his experience and industry expertise in helping to put together various Technical References, some of which would go on to become adopted as Singapore Standards. Standards are often conceptualized in the form of a Technical Reference, to guide the industry based on the recommended best practices put together by a committee of industry experts, which are then [...]

CDAS’ 31st Annual General Meeting

CDAS held our 31st Annual General Meeting (AGM) on June 24th. This was a change of pace as we have gone full physical for the meeting this round and even allowed for some minor networking to take place. While we work hard to live in challenging times, we also look forward to seeing our members at future events soon.

CDAS Annual General Meeting

(Note this event is exclusive to CDAS Members only) Container Depot and Logistics Association (Singapore) - Notice of Annual General Meeting – 24th June 2022 @ 11.00am Notice is hereby given that the 31st Annual General Meeting of the Society will be held on 24 June 2022 at 11:00 a.m. In relation to the Annual General Meeting of Container Depot and Logistics Association (Singapore) to be held on 24 June 2022 at 11:00am at CDAS, No.9 Jurong Town Hall Road, #04-12, TA Hub, Jurong Town Hall, Singapore 609431. The notice and invitations has been sent out to members via email. [...]

By |2022-06-23T17:57:41+08:0010 June 2022|News|0 Comments

CDAS Deputy President Speaking at the Geo Connect Asia 2022 Conference

CDAS Deputy President, Mr. Ricky Loo was invited to speak as part of a panel discussion today at the Geo Connect Asia 2022 Conference, where he was joined by other expert panelists to discuss about how a geo led approach can enhance the accuracy and value of the data to solve daily challenges and look towards future opportunities. Each panelists shared about how they have made use of various automated solution and data, to tackle their respective industry challenges and improve their workflow and and productivity, as well as studying how such data can improve society as a whole. Mr. Loo shared about his [...]

By |2022-06-02T16:41:30+08:002 June 2022|Events, News|0 Comments

Call for the Industry to Conduct Safety Time-Out

On May 9th, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong had highlighted the alarming number of work-related deaths, 10 of which were in April alone. The Ministry of Manpower (MOM), along with Workplace Safety and Health Council (WSHC), National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) and other industry partners have called for a Safety Time-Out, urging companies to impose a two-weeks safety time-out from Monday, after 10 workplace fatalities were reported last month. CDAS would like to urge our members and associates, to conduct a two weeks safety time-out effective from 9th May 2022. Workplace Safety and Health is a serious matter, and every [...]

By |2022-05-09T16:41:31+08:009 May 2022|News|0 Comments

Safety Reminder on Safe Securing of Cargo

Following an industrial feedback about falling cargo from vehicle during transportation, CDAS, together with SAAA@Singapore, Singapore Transport Association, and Singapore Logistics Association, with the support from Land Transport Authority, and the WSH Council, have issued a joint safety reminder on Safe Securing of Cargo. Please refer to the circular below. Can't see the above image? Download the circular here - Safety Reminder on Safe Securing of Cargo! Is your organization using the SS 663 : 2020 Code of Practice for Safe Loading on Vehicles? Or do you have any feedback on this matter? We would also love to hear from you, [...]

By |2022-04-15T00:16:03+08:0014 April 2022|News|0 Comments

Navigating Sustainability: Unlocking the Business Opportunities of Going Green on 28 March 2022

CDAS, together with Singapore Business Federation, Singapore Logistics Association and Singapore Transport Association, in partnership with CO2 Connect (CO2X) Pte Ltd, had organized the first Sustainability virtual seminar titled "Navigating Sustainability: Unlocking the Business Opportunities of Going Green" earlier today, to give a timely update to the business community following the Budget 2022 announcement. Participants were able to learn more about climate change, and how businesses that will be impacted, will be able to tap on sustainable solutions and financing. CDAS Deputy President Mr. Ricky Loo was also part of the list of panelist to discuss how Logistics and Transport [...]

By |2022-03-28T17:27:11+08:0028 March 2022|Events, News|0 Comments

In Memory of CDAS Council Member – Mr Soh Keng Hua

The association was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Mr Soh Keng Hua, CDAS Council Member, on 23 March 2022. Mr. Soh was CEO of Tong Container Depot Pte Ltd, and was part of the CDAS Council, which he had contributed to as a representative voice towards guiding the Association towards bringing the industry to greater heights. We will always appreciate his service and contributions to the Association and industry  as well as his friendly personality. Mr. Soh will be deeply missed by us all and we at CDAS express our sincerest condolences to his family and friends. [...]

By |2022-03-26T09:35:30+08:0026 March 2022|News|0 Comments

Interview with Lianhe Zaobao on the Industry’s Digitalization Transformation Journey

We are pleased to share an article today on Lianhe Zaobao, wherein they had interviewed CDAS Deputy President, Mr. Ricky Loo, to talk about the the digitalization transformation journey the logistics industry has gone through, the various digitalization initiatives piloted by CDAS over the years to bring about changes and improvements to the industry. The article also goes on to interview CDAS council Members, Mr. Boon Tiong Lim as well as Mr. Thomas Chang, both depot and transporter representatives respectively on their thoughts of the importance and benefits of digitalizing their operations. Read on about it below!

By |2022-03-01T10:51:23+08:0024 February 2022|News|0 Comments

Wishing Our Members and Friends a Happy Lunar New Year!

CDAS turned 30 this past year! You may recall we commemorated it by giving back to society during last year's Mid-Autumn Festival period. While we are still unable to hold any celebratory event, we would like to once again show our appreciation through this small gesture and spread the festivities, while not forgetting the less fortunate in society. This year we are once again working with Project Dignity, a social enterprise that helps to train and place differently-abled adults for gainful employment. Your contributions enable CDAS to give back to society through the sales of the very treats given to [...]

By |2022-01-31T10:35:08+08:0031 January 2022|News|0 Comments

Panel on “Collaborative efforts in Green-ning the Transportation and Logistics Sector” at the STACS Showcase on 8 November 2021

CDAS Deputy President, Mr. Ricky Loo was part of the panel discussion during the STACS Showcase, as part of the Environment , Sustainability, Governance (ESG) Fintech-CO2 Connect - in conjunction with the Singapore Fintech Festival from today till 12th November. Together with the panel, they discussed on the topic of "Collaborative efforts in Green-ning the Transportation and Logistics sector", and shared about how Transport and Logistics companies, reputable financial institutions and technology can collaboratively help the Logistics and Transport sector more smoothly transition through light to dark shades of Green. As Singapore progresses onwards on its Green Plan roadmap, the [...]

By |2021-11-08T18:26:46+08:008 November 2021|Events, News|0 Comments

Signing of MOU with CO2X to collaborate on the CO2X Platform at the Singapore Transport & Logistics Insight Series 2021

The ESG Technology Dialogue 2021 is part of the Singapore Transport & Logistics Insight Series 2021, where the launch of CO2X platform was announced by ESG during the Tech Dialogue event, as part of ESG’s initiative to drive digital transformation and business innovation between industry players and technology partners.   CDAS had signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) together with CO2X (CO2Connect) and key industry and association leaders from the Transport and Logistics, and Finance sectors. Witnessed by Law Chung Ming (Executive Director for Transport and Logistics, Enterprise Singapore (ESG)), and Kwok Quek Sin (Executive Director (Green FinTech), FinTech and [...]

By |2021-10-19T12:02:24+08:0019 October 2021|Events, News|0 Comments

Contributing Back to Society – Delivering Mooncakes

Following our mooncake distributions, CDAS had embarked on giving back to society, together with Project Dignity, and helped distribute sponsored mooncakes to NTUC Health Cluster Support. NTUC Health Cluster Support provides intervention care for vulnerable seniors who have no or little family support., and aims to enhance their quality of life and ensure that they have the resources to live safely, independently at home, in their preferred community for as long as possible. We hope that this little token, made possible by the contributions of the members of CDAS, would help make this day a little extra better for the [...]

By |2021-09-21T17:51:00+08:0021 September 2021|News|0 Comments

Celebrating Mid-Autumn with Project Dignity

These past 2 years have been a trying time for the Logistics and Transportation Industry, in the face of COVID-19. But with strength and perseverance, we will emerge stronger and better, together.   While we are unable to hold any celebratory event, CDAS had distributed boxes of mooncakes to its members to spread the festivities around, while not forgetting the less fortunate in society. This year we are working with Project Dignity, a social enterprise that helps to train and place differently-abled adults for gainful employment. With our members' contributions CDAS will be joining them in giving back to society [...]

By |2021-09-21T17:50:26+08:0017 September 2021|News|0 Comments

CDAS Deputy President Featured on The CEO Magazine September 2021 Issue

CDAS Deputy President, Mr. Ricky Loo, has been featured on September 2021 issue of The CEO Magazine ! The CEO Magazine is targeted towards the world’s most successful leaders, executives, investors and entrepreneurs, providing information, inspiration and motivation, that inspires to promote excellence within the business world. The magazine is available to read free of charge here. The article shares about how he played an integral role in transforming the his company and the industry through various digitalization and automated operations, in his capacity as Deputy President of CDAS, as well as his position in CWT. You can read the [...]

By |2021-09-13T08:41:31+08:001 September 2021|News|0 Comments

Geo Connect Asia 2022 Live | Virtual Show

Live | Virtual Show Wednesday 1st & Thursday 2nd June 2022  Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore Geospatial & Locational Intelligence Solutions for Asia – Underground, Land & Sea to Sky CDAS is proud to be a Supporting Partner for Geo Connect Asia 2022, Singapore! Organised by Montgomery Asia, Geo Connect Asia (GCA) 2022 will be the focal point for ASEAN’s burgeoning geospatial and location intelligence markets. The event combines an exhibition and series of conferences, to provide an industry platform which is crucial to the region’s development.   Following its launch in 2019 the first live [...]

By |2022-05-06T17:45:30+08:001 September 2021|Events, News|0 Comments

Expanding Testing and Vaccinations in Transition Towards COVID Resilience

The government has announced that on 13 August 2021, that unvaccinated individuals from selected settings must be tested twice a week using Antigen Rapid Tests (ART), under the “Vaccinate or Regular Test” (“VoRT”) regime, starting from 1 October 2021. You may refer to the Annex for more details The VoRT regime has now been expanded to include retail mall workers, workers in supermarket outlets, taxi and private hire care drivers, last mile delivery personnel, driving school instructors/private driving instructors, and public transport frontline staff as they also interact more frequently with the general public. Thus if your company is providing [...]

By |2021-08-24T14:36:02+08:0024 August 2021|News|0 Comments

Pledging Support for Vision Zero

CDAS is pleased to be supporting the Vision Zero movement by the Workplace Safety and Health Council. Vision Zero is a movement to inculcate a mindset that all injuries & ill health at work are preventable, and a belief that zero harm is possible. CDAS President, Mr. Peter Ho was on board to sign the pledge as part of the WSH Forum on 15 July 2021, together with the other three main trade associations in the Logistics and Transport (L&T) Industry, SAAA@Singapore, represented by the Chairman, Mr Steven Lee; Singapore Logistics Association, represented by the First Deputy Chairman, Ms Gina [...]

By |2021-07-19T10:13:30+08:0019 July 2021|News|0 Comments