DP WORLD LOGISTICS EUROPE INTRODUCES VIRTUAL REALITY AT INLAND TERMINALS

27 June 2017

Virtual Reality improves Customer Experience and Quality Assessment

Düsseldorf, 27th of June 2017: As first terminal operator DP World has produced Virtual Reality movies of all its inland terminals in Europe to increase the level of customer experience and awareness for safety and quality.

Andreas Janetzko, Managing Director of DP World Logistics Europe, the responsible organisation for all Inland and Intermodal activities of DP World in Europe, states that Virtual Reality movies enable customers to better understand DP World’s service potential and underlines the claim to be the industries innovation leader. Mr. Janetzko states further, that Virtual Reality movies can also be used for training purposes in order to increase safety and quality awareness at the terminals.

A first impressions can be found on the new company web-page: www.dpworldlogistics.eu. Upon request the full version of the VR movies can be provided.

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For DP World Logistics Europe enquiries please contact:

Andreas Janetzko

Managing Director

T : +49 211 9421 1234

M : Andreas.jenaetzko@dpworld.com

About DP World Logistics Europe:

DP World Logistics Europe is the responsible organization for the inland and intermodal activities of DP World in Europe. Through our network of inland terminals, we are enabling local markets to participate in global trade. DP World inland terminals provide resilient synchro-modal transport connections into various European deep sea ports. www.dpworldlogistics.eu

About DP World:

DP World1 is a leading enabler of global trade and an integral part of the supply chain.

We operate multiple yet related businesses – from marine and inland terminals, maritime services, logistics and ancillary services to technology-driven trade solutions.

We have a portfolio of 77 operating marine and inland terminals supported by over 50 related businesses in 40 countries across six continents with a significant presence in both high-growth and mature markets. We aim to be essential to the bright future of global trade, ensuring everything we do has a long-lasting positive impact on economies and society.

Our dedicated team of over 37,000 employees from 110 countries cultivates long-standing relationships with governments, shipping lines, importers and exporters, communities, and many other important constituents of the global supply chain, to add value and provide quality services today and tomorrow.

Container handling is the company’s core business and generates more than three quarters of its revenue. In 2015, DP World handled 61.7 million TEU (twenty-foot equivalent units) across our portfolio. With its committed pipeline of developments and expansions, the current gross capacity of 79.6 million TEU is expected to rise to more than 100 million TEU by 2020, in line with market demand.

By thinking ahead, foreseeing change and innovating we aim to create the most productive, efficient and safe trade solutions globally.