transportation

Deregulation and privatization, intensifying competition, infrastructure bottlenecks, globalization, new technologies and systems—and an ever-increasing need for better quality—are just some of the challenges the global transportation industry is facing. We work with leaders in both the public and private sector to tackle these issues by developing innovative solutions that simply work.

Our consultants and experts in the Travel, Transport & Logistics Industry help clients transform challenges into growth opportunities and competitive advantage. Expertise in areas such as network management and pricing and revenue management supplements our strong foundation in strategy, operations, and organizational development.

Our clients range from local and long-distance public transport companies to leisure travel groups and logistics service providers. While each client's company is unique, all depend on physical networks to cover distances. Spurred by globalization, these logistics networks have advanced to span the world. This capital-intensive industry encompasses means of transport, platforms, ports, warehouses, and airports. Only companies that manage to optimally combine and utilize these assets have a fair chance of surviving the tough competition with providers from the same or related industries and helping to shape tomorrow's flow of goods.

Our consultants are relied upon to provide pragmatic, actionable advice across a broad range of areas including growth strategies, concession bids, network expansion planning, policy development, profit improvement, business case development and regulatory submissions. The depth and rigor of our analysis and commercial insight enables our clients to pursue ever-greater value from their operations while addressing challenges, including regulatory and competitive pressures, funding constraints and new revenue opportunities.

AaronRichards' advice and support provides a clear set of results and benefits for our clients. Whether it is through competitive advantage and success in transport franchise and concession bids through identification of growth strategies and investment opportunities that exploit key passenger and freight market developments, or through cost saving and operational performance improvements in network and logistics businesses, AaronRichards has the industry knowledge and expertise to give our clients a competitive edge.

The logistics sector is one of AaronRichards' primary areas of transport expertise. We have helped clients to develop customized strategies to succeed across a range of national and international distribution and multi-modal transport markets, from parcel delivery through to containerized freight.

AaronRichards' maritime expertise spans marine services and sea freight, passenger ferries and their operations, shipbuilding and ports infrastructure. From strategy development and investment appraisal through to strategy activation and business performance improvement, we have the global experience to unlock value for our clients and deliver success.

AaronRichards provides a broad range of services to the rail sector covering all types of passenger and freight services, as well as its supporting infrastructure, rolling stock, equipment and components. Our expertise is shaped by extensive experience working with the largest global transport groups and public sector policy-makers.

AaronRichards helps commercial road users such as road freight haulage and bus/coach service operators to optimize their current businesses and identify profitable new markets, with our expertise shaped by a broad range of client engagements.