Arrimage Québec selects Cognibox as Contractor’s Management Software
Published April 13, 2017
Cognibox is proud to announce that the world-class stevedore and terminal operator Arrimage Québec (QSL) chooses the Cognibox solution to manage contractors efficiently, securely and cost-effectively.
Health and safety is an important value at Arrimage Québec. It is with this in mind that Cognibox helps Arrimage Québec to oversee contractors’ management and extend best practices to their 18 operations sites such as Arrimage du St-Laurent, Arrimage du Nord, Terminaux portuaires du Québec, Eastern Stevedoring Inc. and Oshawa Stevedoring.
Hundreds of contractors’ files are now managed in Cognibox to ensure the organization conducts business with top performing contractors in sustainable development and occupational health and safety.
Cognibox is well known in several industries such as industrial, manufacturing and mining. Integration of Arrimage Québec into Cognibox allows the software company to penetrate a new market, and will undoubtedly inspire other companies operating in the maritime industry to tap into the growing community of contractors to simplify their compliance processes and avoid the duplication or multiplication of information required by hiring organizations.
Cognibox enables Arrimage Québec to complete all contractor’s qualification processes online using a single platform. Its modules’ functions include archiving, validation, alerts, information and documents sharing among the various departments. It also allows Arrimage Québec to centralize and archive the training files of all contractors’ employees, regardless of where the training took place or which organization provided the training.
Arrimage Québec, also known as Quebec Stevedoring Company Ltd. (QSL), is a world-class stevedore and terminal operator where custom designed solutions are offered for the careful handling of all cargoes. With its stevedoring network stretching from Eastern Canada to the North American heartland, QSL offers its clientele a one-stop comprehensive service providing the optimum care for cargo from the time it arrives at the terminal through unloading, storing and reloading onto ships, railcars or trucks.
GSL has established a reputation of excellence for efficient handling of a diversity of cargoes, such as dry bulk, steel products, forest products, breakbulk and project car-goes. QSL is proud to contribute to the growth of the Canadian import and export markets.
A Canadian leader in risk management and contractor compliance, Cognibox offers one of the most flexible and comprehensive solutions on the market. Over 125 customers in North America use Cognibox to manage contractor risks specific to their sector of activity. The company’s solution provides a combination of expertise, software and training, as well as a full spectrum of outsourcing services and administrative support. Our recently published white paper offers an in-depth insight into the Cognibox solution and details best practices for managing contractor compliance in an efficient, secure and cost-effective manner. This publication may be downloaded here.
The Cognibox community currently boasts over 200 000 members, contractors and employees of contractors, enabling hiring organizations to work with top industry contractors and suppliers in areas such as workplace health and safety, the environment, sustainable development, quality and regulatory compliance.
Contractor risks and compliance management leader, Cognibox offers one of the most complete and flexible solutions on the market. Cognibox helps the largest corporations manage the risks associated with outsourcing specific to their sector of activity. Cognibox combines expertise, software, training and a complete outsourcing service, including administrative support to manage contractor compliance, diligently, efficiently and cost-effectively.