To be a project logistics manager is not an easy job. It’s not enough to design and create project logistics plans and delegate tasks to the team(s). First think, you have to be a leader, a people manager and a very clear communicator in order to succeed. With lots of skills to learn, which of them should be your focus […]

8 Project Logistics Skills

Total cost management (TCM) is the project cost engineering element that we often overlook when estimating for project logistics as part of a capital project. The concept has been around since the 1990s and is part of a process called “Total Cost Management” and has been part of the XELLZ Total Cost Analysis Plan (TCAP). TCM is the effective application of […]

Total Cost Management

A major contributor to the success of projects is the availability of project logistics managers, with high levels of experience both in the industry and with project delivery as well as having them available in the early stages of the project. Large projects need substantive and appropriate resources. Dedicated resource provides time to think it through. Two or more people equal different experiences, […]

Project Logistics Contributor

How Mobility and IoT are Transforming the Project Logistics Like any function in business, the project transport & logistics is beset with challenges. Rising expenses, volatile fuel cost, increasing competition, large volumes of data, and ever-changing industry demands all come together to make this function tougher than most. An opportunity is afforded by the digital revolution though. This technology-based crusade […]

How Mobility Transforms Logistics

Cyber attacks. We’re all hearing about them; we read about them daily and many of us have experienced them. Maersk and APM Terminals were the latest. At XELLZ we are working on not only feighting against these attacks but on training our people to signal these attempts of attack which are at the front door of our systems, the email. […]

5 Ways against Cyber Attacks

A Sharing Economy has proven that the quick development of technology and social change are powerful drivers of business models and cost revolution. Lessons learned from many industry sectors gives us valuable case studies of how to apply sharing across all elements of the logistics supply chain. In cities, logistics service providers take opportunities to support the growing demand of […]

PLM and Shared Economy