Slade Shipping Inc. Director of Operations Awarded ‘Excellent Case Winner’ at 10th Annual WCA Projects Annual Conference


HOUSTON, June 20, 2016 – Slade Shipping Inc. Director of Operations, Benjamin Peska, was recently announced the Excellent Case Winner for “Big Move” case study at the 10th World Cargo Alliance (WCA) Projects Annual Conference held in Lisbon, Portugal. Ben Peska’s case study, “Winching Across North America,” presented the challenges in trucking oil and gas equipment from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada to Tacoma, Washington, USA for further transport to Busan, South Korea.

Held in May, the conference was well-attended with 150 members representing 60 countries. The conference was kicked-off by Dan March, WCA Ltd. CEO, giving news of WCA’s areas of development including a program of future WCA events, an industry-first development in cross-border e-Commerce logistics, and the development of dedicated marketing & website assistance for all WCA members.

The case study can be viewed in full here: