A Rising Trend: Private Hire Vehicles And VIP Shuttle Services
Transportation methods are progressing as the world is developing even more technologically. Travelling is gaining even more traction, and as people go from one place to another, their demand for a safe and easy way to travel is growing.  Private hire vehicles and VIP shuttle services ensure that corporate travels have been made more comfortable and safer. Reliable transportation services with transportation technology integration are introduced to make transportation easier for passengers to reach their destinations safely.  Due to the pandemic, many companies have begun to hire private vehicles and VIP shuttle services for the sake of their employees’ safety ...
Sustaining Transport – The Future Of Event Mobility Post Pandemic
The events planning and event transportation management industry has taken a massive hit due to the novel coronavirus. A pandemic of this magnitude means that most of the activities globally were halted as nations went into lockdown. Many industries suffered losses, and in the time of summer, when events are supposed to go at their peak, the events industry suffered the most.  Although the industry will recover in the long run, it is important how they will do it in the short term. The losses they suffered were immense, so it is an immediate need to get back on their ...
Staff Transport: How Important Is It?
Today, daily commutes to work can be challenging. With social distancing and other safety regulations in place, coming to work may take up longer than usual since public modes of transport have limited capacities.  For employees living far from work, the commute can be stressful and daunting, especially during the summer months. Your staff may arrive to work exhausted and therefore experience a decrease in productivity and performance.  If there’s one thing that companies should understand, staff transportation is necessary and not a luxury. Ultimately it will have a positive impact on business productivity, employee morale, and company performance. When ...
Future-Proofing Event Transportation Systems Have Never Been More Significant
Over the course of  8 months, we have seen how a simple health crisis has blown into a colossal pandemic. From a humble food market in Wuhan, the virus has spread throughout the rest of the world. One cannot help but think about how transportation may have played a massive role in the transmission of the disease from one place to another.  We have found ourselves grasping at straws in coming up of ways and devising strategies to mitigate the effects of the pandemic’s disruption. Simultaneously, transportation has a fundamental role as enablers of economies in the part of transporting ...
2021 Transportation Industry At A Glance
The transport industry has borne the brunt of the devastating effects of the global pandemic. For a period this year, industries that relied on transportation services experienced a standstill. Projects plateaued, and negotiations seemed to reach an impasse. Events, left and right, were postponed, and several jobs were lost. Today, we have reached a point where we gradually ease into our new normal. The transportation sector continues to brave the new daily challenges that COVID-19 has on ridership, business operations, public and private transportation, and revenue generation. Unlike during the first few months of the pandemic, the future of transportation ...
Benefits Of Executive Protection & Protocol Convoy
Companies have an obligation to secure their employees’ safety irrespective of where they send their personnel. Executive protection and protocol convoy is personnel-based support that ensures business travelers and executives’ safety and welfare. Companies especially seek executive protection when transporting business executives, foreign delegates, politicians, sports and entertainment personalities, and other high profile individuals. Several transport companies also offer tailored services, including the deployment of security officers and medics. What Is Executive Protection & Protocol Convoy? This service provides high-profile business executives and VIP individuals that needed protection, especially with their transport from one location to another. As these individuals ...
Essential Steps Managed By An Event Transportation Management Team
Event planning is never an easy task. There are several things to keep in mind. Often, event managers become overwhelmed by spreading themselves too thinly on several tasks, compromising the quality of their work- often resulting in the failure of the event.  Transportation is an essential component in organizing a successful event, and several companies have outsourced their event transportation to industry experts so they can focus on other tasks and ensure the success of their event. Having well-planned event transportation is also a great way to showcase a company’s efficiency and credibility within its industry.  Managing event transportation involves ...
Track The Trajectory: How Technology creates real-time visibility on Transport Services
Every day, technology is continuously changing the landscape of transportation technology. This continuing evolution is driven by the need to become agile in volatile market conditions and how Covid-19 has disrupted several markets. The transportation industry is also compelled to change to meet customers’ increasing expectations and adapt to environmental conditions. Several transportation companies are taking advantage of technology to create real-time visibility on transport services that will also allow them to gather real-time, measurable, and actionable data.    What is Transportation Visibility?                                                                                   Transportation visibility enables events managers to monitor and be on top of their events’ logistics and transportation. This ...
The Importance of Contingency Planning For Your Event Transportation
When things do not go well as planned, it is only critical to have contingency plans prepared to ensure the continuity and smooth execution of an event. This also demonstrates the level of professionalism that event transport management companies have when dealing with their clients to provide the highest level of service. Even the most detailed event transportation plans cannot escape unfortunate mishaps. Being well-prepared for anything is necessary to ensure success. And this includes having an established contingency plan. But just how vital are contingency plans, and how does it influence an event’s success? Contingency Planning Is A Learned ...
How The Pandemic Is Paving A Brighter Future For The Transportation Industry
The global COVID-19 pandemic is a testament to how vital transportation is as an enabler of societies. Without transportation, endeavoring today’s health crisis becomes increasingly challenging. Although transportation management companies may face a setback given that most events are on a plateau, COVID-19 has become an opportunity for the industry to rethink, reconsider, and reflect on the existing transport infrastructures. The development of policies and technologies that will help develop a more resilient and agile business transportation model for the future is the logical outcome  The New Normal  We have gone through so much this year already. And the months ...