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 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.
SIA Flexitanks Become An Approved ILMA Member
SIA Flexitanks are pleased to announce our acceptance as a member the Independent Lubricant Manufacturers Association (ILMA).
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.
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.
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:
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.
Flexitanks For Edible Oils Transport
Save money by reducing your bulk liquid transportation costs.
SIA Flexitanks Ltd Manufacture and Ship Bulk Liquid Flexitank Containers for Edible Oils and every year we ship billions of litres of edible oils to all corners of the globe. Proving to be an incontestable alternative to ISO tanks, IBC’s and drums in lowering transportation costs of bulk liquid shipping Flexitanks are rapidly gaining market share in the industries of bulk liquid shipping.
SIA IRELAND IN THE NEWS
SIA Flexitanks CEO, Damien McClean appeared in numerous local and national news platforms during the Covid-19 lock-down in Ireland.
SIA CEO, Damien McClean
Speaking on his experience in remote working (during the Covid-19 lock-down) from his rural setting in Donegal Ireland, SIA CEO, Damien gave his insight into running his international business – SIA Flexitanks, from home. ”This afternoon I closed a deal from home with a guy in Odessa on the Black Sea to ship sunflower oil. And yet I can be down on Five Finger Strand beach in a couple of minutes.”