• P&O Ferrymasters

P&O Ferrymasters, wholly owned by Dubai World, is a leading pan-European logistics service provider with a presence in 13 countries.

With a fleet of over 2,500 pallet-wide containers and 2,000 multi-purpose road trailers, P&O Ferrymasters services the complex supply chains of large corporations.

In P&O Ferrymasters's Intermodal division, Quintiq supports planners in overcoming the complexity of intermodal transport the hauling of cargo via truck, train and ferry throughout Europe to determine the most cost-effective route.

For the Fleet Assets division, Quintiq will optimize the utilization of P&O Ferrymasters's numerous road trailers and coil carriers to cut costs and improve efficiency. While the Freight Management division has no resources of its own, it nevertheless faces complex planning puzzles.

Quintiq aids planners in combining trips, determining the cost-effectiveness of contracts with subcontractors, and expanding the breadth of its service offerings.
This has been a model IT project. Quick to implement, the Quintiq system provides real planning transparency and, most importantly, quick returns. Having seen the operational, the business and the financial benefits of phase one makes it so much easier for us to extend the system right across the enterprise into our Asset Division.
Bas Belder,
Managing Director,
P&O Ferrymasters