“By launching the Energy Center, we are demonstrating our commitment to this sector. At the same time, we see this as a platform which will facilitate dialog with our customers, the discussion of future challenges and opportunities in the energy-related industry, and the requirements of the supply chain”, said Bill Meahl, Sector Chief Commercial Officer at DHL.
Amongst many innovations, the DHL Energy Center aims at catering for the development of customer-focussed solutions as well as at educating its customers about energy and innovation-related topics.
“With more than 300 companies active in the field of oil and gas in Houston, we are strategically based at one of the principle hotspots for energy business. We are therefore convinced that the Energy Center will provide a comprehensive picture of both proven solutions and innovative research for supply chains”, explained Steve Harley, Sector President Energy, DHL Customers Solutions & Innovation.
DHL currently employees 450 energy specialists as well as an Innovation team.The couier services company hopes to raise customers awareness of innovation topics by participating in live activities.