The Supply Chain and Logistics Association of Australia
(SCLAA) has announced the finalists for the 2012 Australian Supply Chain and Logistics Awards.
One of the longest running national awards program in the industry, the ASCL Awards received a record number of high quality submissions this year.
The winners of the 2012 Australian Supply Chain and Logistics Awards will be announced at a gala dinner on Thursday, the 8th of November at the Brisbane Convention Centre, Southbank.
Supply Chain Management Award
The 2012 Supply Chain Management Award aims to encourage and acknowledge the outstanding achievement of an organisation that has demonstrated significant achievement in managing the integration of Supply Chains. First awarded in 1984, the trophy is dedicated to Doug Beattie.
Finalists are: All Purpose Transport, BIG W, ENERGEX Limited, Honda Australia, Schweppes Australia, Sinclair Knight Merz, TOLL Global Logistics and Sing Tel Optus.
Training, Education & Development Award
The 2012 Training, Education & Development Award is given to the company or institution that best demonstrates a significant achievement in aspects such as recruitment process, training, HR systems, formal education and development programs, which are both relevant to and promote the Supply Chain and Logistics Industry. First awarded in 2002, the trophy is dedicated to the late Professor Peter Gilmour.
Finalists are: All Purpose Transport, BlueScope Steel, GS1 Australia, Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Schenker Australia, and Victoria University.
Storage & Handling of Materials Award
The 2012 Storage & Handling of Materials Award recognises the significant achievements in the techniques and technology of materials storage and handling at any stage of the Supply Chain, including equipment and design techniques, facilities design, and associated information and control systems. First awarded in 1980, the trophy is dedicated to Dexion’s Founder, Demetrius Comino, OBE.
Finalists are: BIG W, Health World Limited and Yale Materials Handling.
Environmental Excellence Award
The 2012 Environmental Excellence Award recognises corporate leadership contributing to the solution of environmental sustainability within the industry through performance and action. First awarded in 1966, the trophy is dedicated to Mr Ken Pike.
Finalists are: 1-Pal, BlueScope Steel, NuGrow, Polystyrene Recycling Queensland (PRQ), Schenker Australia, Transport Certification Australia (TCA) and the Department of Transport & Main Roads Queensland and Yale Materials Handling.
Information Management Award
The 2012 Information Management Award will go to the business that can best demonstrate a significant achievement in the application of information technology within its Supply Chain. First awarded in 1994, the trophy is dedicated to the late Len Smith FAIMM.
Finalists are: ACG Global, BlueScope Steel and Delta Shelving Systems.
Industry Excellence Award
The prestigious Industry Excellence Award recognises and acknowledges the outstanding achievements and contribution by an individual currently working within the Transport, Supply Chain and Logistics Industry. First awarded in 1987, the trophy is dedicated to Mr Mike Munns, FAIMM.
Finalists are: Aaron Relph, Materials Distribution Manager, ENERGEX Limited, Katie Kilpatrick, Principal Project Officer, Queensland Health, Health Services Procurement & Logistics, Leo Sines, Managing Director, Polystyrene Recycling Queensland, Liam Stitt, Managing Director, ESSco Pty Ltd, Louise Perram-Fisk, Director Transform, Policy & Governance, Department of Transport & Main Roads and Glen Watts, Logistics Manager, Oroton Group.
Future Leaders Award
The Future Leaders Award aims to provide incentive and recognition to young professionals who are both currently working in and wish to continue their career path within the Transport, Supply Chain and Logistics Industry.
Finalists are: Daniel Etienne, Contract Manager, BlueScope Steel, Caeser Abdalla, Sourcing Manager, QR National, Meg Rollins, Equipment Manager, SeaRoad Shipping, Daniel Di Stasio, Operations Manager, Bunzl Outsourcing Services, Emma Stitt, Specialist Purchasing (BPDC), BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance, Yaqoob Siddiqui, Engineer, Main Roads Western Australia and Michael Holden, Major Contracts Manager- Mining, Centurion.
The 2012 Australian Supply Chain and Logistics Awards are proudly supported by LabourForce, SupplyChain Review, Curtin University, Dematic, Department of Transport and Main Roads, Portland Group, Schenker and Supply Chain Services Australia.