Transport: EN29

  • EN29 Significant environmental impacts of transporting products and other goods and materials used for the organisation's operations, and transporting members of the workforce.

    Integrated Report 2014:

    The primary environmental impact of Barloworld’s transportation is emitting pollutants into the atmosphere.

    These comprise mainly GHG emissions, but also a small proportion of other pollutants. Regular fleet maintenance is part of limiting these emissions. In addition, the use of latest technology also assists in reducing emissions.

    In representing leading global brands, the group’s customer solutions are backed by world-renowned OEM warranties, guarantees and product responsibility, and design features.

    All new vehicles, plant and equipment have comprehensive service and maintenance regimes which are either time- or use-based. These include inspection, and renewal if necessary, of critical safety items. This constant assessment and review of products includes customer safety aspects and optimal operation specifications. Rental plant and equipment is subject to similar assessment and service disciplines.