SIA’s Plant A Tree Project

SIA Flexitanks Plant A Tree Project

SIA Flexitanks were delighted to get involved in the One Million Trees in One Day Project in Ireland.

The trees on the land project is a seasonal fixture on farms and in communities across the island. Trees on the Land is a cross-border initiative working to establish young native trees across the 32 counties of the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.

The ‘Plant a Tree’ project aligns with our commitment to a sustainable environment. Operating around the world, SIA Flexitanks remain committed to continually minimizing our environmental impact globally. We continue to meet environmental standards and continue to recover and recycle materials where practical and environmentally beneficial to do so. Find out more about our plans for a Sustainable Flexitank Environment.

We are happy to say that our colleagues in Italy, Malaysia, Houston, Rotterdam and New Zealand also joined in and planted trees in support of the project. Take a look at Team SIA taking part in the project in the gallery below:

 

Reduce Your Carbon Footprint with Flexitanks

Flexitanks offer a sustainable solution to bulk liquid shipping than that of alternative methods of transportation such as Drums and IBC totes. Using flexitanks is one of the quickest and easiest ways to reduce the carbon footprint of the transport process.

In an interview with FreightWaves, SIA CEO, Damien McClean reinforced this message, citing an example of bulk wine shipping, “You’ll get 9,000 bottles of wine into a 20-foot container. In a flexitank, the 24,000 liters it holds, is the equivalent to around 30,000 bottles” FreightWaves also emphasized environmentalism to be a major issue for bulk transport of liquor by sea.

SIA Flexitanks Re-usable containers allow for zero waste in shipping allowing you to reduce your carbon footprint. Recycling is a viable option for the majority of flexitanks, which are made from Polyethylene, an oil-based product. As a member of the COA, SIA Flexitanks are already compliant with environmental standard ISO 14001. 

 

Why use SIA Flexitanks?

  • Market leader and innovator
  • Our flexitanks are virtually unbreakable and environmentally friendly
  • Manufactured from layers of FDA approved Polyethylene film
  • SIA offer the widest range of compatibility approvals
  • Resistant against aggressive substances and damage
  • Manufactured in State of the art ISO22000 certified production facility
  • Fast production times
  • Exceptional mechanical and elongation properties (over 600%)

Strong

Flexitanks are practically indestructible

Safe

Flexitanks are resistant to aggressive substances and damage

Reliable

SIA Flexitanks have exceptional mechanical & elongation properties

 

To find out more about SIA Flexitanks Ltd. CLICK HERE 

We have offices worldwide. To CONTACT US or to request a brochure, please email info@siaflexitanks.com 

 

Recent Blog Posts

SIA's Plant A Tree Project

SIA Flexitanks Plant A Tree Project SIA Flexitanks were delighted to get involved in the One Million Trees in One Day Project in Ireland. The trees on the land project is a seasonal fixture on farms and in communities across the island. Trees on the Land is a cross-border initiative working to establish young native […]

Read More

Reduce Your Shipping Costs with Flexitanks

Reduce Your Shipping Costs with Flexitanks Flexitanks offer a cheaper and more effective way to transport liquids in bulk allowing you to reduce your shipping costs. SIA Flexitanks offer a safe, streamlined and more environmentally friendly way to reduce transport costs for bulk liquid logistics and overcoming the problems associated with traditional shipping methods of […]

Read More

Flexitanks For Freight Forwarding

Flexitanks For Freight Forwarding – A New Business Opportunity

Read More

Reduce Your Shipping Costs with Flexitanks

Reduce Your Shipping Costs with Flexitanks

Flexitanks offer a cheaper and more effective way to transport liquids in bulk allowing you to reduce your shipping costs. SIA Flexitanks offer a safe, streamlined and more environmentally friendly way to reduce transport costs for bulk liquid logistics and overcoming the problems associated with traditional shipping methods of shipping liquids in large volumes.

For example, when using ISO tank containers, Drums or Barrels, loading and unloading times are much longer, they need cleaned after each use and on most occasions they need to be shipped back to the supplier. Find out how flexitanks reduce shipping costs below.

Read More

SIA Flexitanks 2020: A Year in Review

SIA Flexitanks 2020: A Year in Review

2020 was a great year for SIA Flexitanks, we enjoyed growth in all regions with many success stories to appreciate. Take a look back at our Year in Review below.

This was a year like no other with the Covid-19 virus spreading throughout the globe bringing untold havoc to the world of business. While the COVID-19 situation remains dynamic, we have been vigilant in anticipating and overcoming the obstacles it has presented.

SIA Flexitanks have continued to deliver for our customers, without compromising our employees’ safety. At the onset of the crisis, we took action to enable our employees to work from home. At this time, we have partially reopened some of our offices, but are taking a cautious and measured approach to having employees return.
Read More

SIA CEO’s Interview with FreightWaves

SIA CEO Interview with FreightWaves: Bulk Booze by Sea; Shipping Wine in the time of COVID

SIA CEO Damien McClean was once again interviewed by FreightWaves – The leading provider of trucking news, media, and analytics. Giving his insight into the bulk booze market of wine during a time of COVID, the SIA CEO spoke  at length about his company’s experiences during the pandemic, describing the changing dynamics in the flexitank industry and how COVID is complicating global supply chains.

Read More

New SIA Office Branch in Penang, Malaysia

Team SIA Malaysia, celebrated the opening of a new branch office in Penang on October 3rd 2020. This major step forward is a testament to the remarkable progress made by SIA Asia.

 

In Asia, SIA Flexitanks have retained major supply contracts business is reaching record levels despite the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic and the restrictions in place on travel and movement.

Read More

What is a Flexitank?

What is a Flexitank?

Flexitanks, also known as ‘Flexibags’, are large flexible containers which transform the conventional Shipping Container into a safe and efficient bulk liquid transport container. Flexitanks offer a superior alternative to ISO Tank containers for shipping juices, oils, food-grade liquids and non-hazardous chemicals around the world.

Flexitanks can be shipped via Land, Rail and Sea making them the perfect multi-purpose shipping container for bulk liquid transport. Below we have listed what can be shipped using a flexitank.

Read More

Flexitanks for Bulk Wine Transport

Flexitanks are the ideal transport option for bulk wine transportation. They are a superior alternative to ISO containers, Drums & IBC’s. SIA Flexitanks deliver the safest, most reliable and cost effective solution for wine shipments with shipping in bulk using flexitanks, we are an associate member of the COA (Container Owners Association). Flexitanks offer many benefits such as:

Read More

Lube Oil Transport with SIA Flexitanks

Save Money by Reducing Your Bulk Liquid Transportation Costs.

SIA Flexitanks Ltd Manufacture and ship bulk liquid Flexitanks for Lube Oil Transport, shipping billions of litres of Lubricant Oil every year.

In these tough times Lube oil manufacturers are endlessly looking for opportunities to lower costs and flexitanks are proving to be an incontestable alternative to ISO tanks, IBCs and drums.

To Request a FREE QUOTE Today, please email our team at info@siaflexitanks.com
Read More