Chief Operating Officer
12:40 PM Case Study: Capturing Freight from Road: How SCT Logistics Expands Business in Regional Areas through Unique Rail Operations and New Terminal Facilities
SCT Logistics have proven to be one of Australia’s most efficient freight services through the strategic development of their sites in Wodonga and Brisbane. With the launch of the Melbourne – Wodonga – Brisbane rail services, SCT Logistics are also aligned with the Inland Rail to expand regional business, connect with the East-West corridor and therefore, significantly reduce costs and transit time for freight rail. This case study will explore SCT Logistics’ strategic journey in developing intermodal estates, improving the supply chain connectivity and aligning operations to the Inland Rail.
- Providing an additional source of rail volumes and changing the perception of rail as an alternative to road along the east coast
- Partnering with councils to promote and take advantage of unique supply chain networks and solutions
- Opportunities on a service level to accommodate double stacking and how it reduce operating costs