Advanced Cargo Solutions
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CoolBox, controlled temperature dolly
With the arrival of the global pandemic caused by Covid-19, the international cargo industry has reached its highest level of significance.
The role of freight forwarders is currently at the forefront in order to get highly requested products to their destinations all over the world, especially when it comes to pharmaceutical shipments.
Alha Group presents the new company Alha Academy, a training and specialization centre for air cargo professionals: a wide range of training courses available to companies and individuals, with standard programs or customized courses.
IATA Cargo Messaging Working Group
Alha Group is member of the IATA Cargo Messaging Working Group (formerly Cargo-XML Task Force). The CMWG is established as a Cargo Operations and Technology Board Subgroup.
The objective of this Working Group is to provide recommendations to the Cargo Operations and Technology Board on messaging requirements for transportation and cargo messages, including the development of the new Cargo XML messages. The group consist of 20 members representing the supply chain as Shippers, freight forwarders, Airlines and Ground Handling Agents.
IATA Time and Temperature Working Group (TTWGW)
Alha Group is a member of the Time and Temperature Working Group, established as a sub-group of the Live Animals and Perishable Board (LAPB).
The aim of the Working Group is to develop and maintain standards for procedures, documentation, cargo handling, packaging and acceptance of pharmaceutical products.
The group includes 25 members representing all stakeholders of the cold logistics chain (shippers, freight forwarders, airlines and handling agents).
Alha Academy, the professional training center founded by the Alha Group, will receive from IATA within the first half of August 2022 the certification of IATA CBTA Provider.
Alha station in SEGRATE moves to new hub
After the transfer of the Pioltello station, Alha moves all the activities of the SEGRATE branch to the new warehouse in Truccazzano and completes the activation of the new hub.
Alha transfers all activities of the Pioltello station to the new warehouse in Truccazzano and starts the process of activation of the new hub.
Alha Group has signed an important contract for the management of ramp handling services for AirBridgeCargo, an airline specialising in cargo transport and one of the main cargo carriers operating at Milan Malpensa airport.
Alha has been contracted last december by Fraport, with an agreement for the construction of two CoolBoxes. The 2 refrigerated dollies have been delivered today and will be deployed in Frankfurt Airport, where they will guarantee perfect temperature control during tarmac operations - all year round.
Alha Pharma team gets stronger wiht a new appointment: starting September 1, 2020, Mr. Andrea Battaglia will officially take on the role of Special Products Development Manager, Alha Group - TAPA, Pharma & Fresh.
World Air Cargo Awards 2020
Alha Group is a finalist in the World Air Cargo Awards global competition.
Revised arrangements for the awards presentation will be announced shortly.
Another great achievement for Alha Group: on May 9th, the Italian air cargo community met at the outstanding gala held by ANAMA in Milan, where the Italian Quality Awards for 2017 were presented in front of over 450 air cargo professionals.
Alessandro Rivolta, Alha XML Project Manager, presented in Los Angeles, during the IATA World Cargo Symposium, the experience of implementing the new XML technology at the Milan Malpensa cargo terminal.
The event, organized by EVA International, is establishing itself as the most important global event for the air cargo handling market.