Flinders Logistics has been announced as a finalist in the commercial achievement category at the inaugural South Australian Resources Industry Awards. The Port Adelaide based logistics operator was selected as an award contender for reducing dust emissions and downtime during ship unloading for Nyrstar in Port Pirie.
Mr Andrew Pellizzari, General Manager of Flinders Logistics said, “It’s an honour for Flinders Logistics to achieve finalist status. My team at Port Pirie has worked hard to cut dust and downtime. I’m proud of what they’ve achieved.”
The awards, which are an initiative of the South Australian Chamber of Mines and Energy (SACOME) launched this year with two categories, the Statewide Super Innovation in Resources Award and the Ocean Partners Commercial Achievement Award.
High profile experts were selected to ensure the integrity of the awards and form the judging panel.
Winners will be announced at the prestigious Annual Resources Industry Dinner, on Wednesday 20 April.
“It’s a special privilege for Flinders Logistics to be shortlisted with such highly regarded organisations,” said Mr Pellizzari.
About Flinders Logistics
Flinders Logistics was formed to offer mining customers a logistics service that is safe, environmentally sound and cost effective. Operations started with the launch of a pioneering containerised storage, transport and vessel loading system for mineral bulk out of Port Adelaide. Formed in 2012, Flinders Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Flinders Port Holdings.