Contrapedia

The Contraload encyclopedia

AQS

Asset Quality Standard : The description of the accepted asset quality of the CLD pool.

(CLD) Assets

Different types of load carriers: (plastic) pallets, (plastic) IBCs for dry bulk and liquids, crates, …

CLD

Contraload

CS

Conditioning Service : A location where CLD inspects, repairs, cleans and/or remanufactures the CLD assets.

L

Loader : A location where the load is put on/in CLD assets; usually where CLD delivers.

LEC

Lost Equipment Charge : Fee charged to a customer that has lost CLD assets

Pooling

By having more companies using CLD assets, asset pooling reduces each company’s supply chain costs such as transport costs, quality issues and the stress of managing assets. Asset pooling is seen as a more environmentally friendly and sustainable way to ship goods as sharing asset trips reduces carbon emissions, improves availability and meets the need for improved hygiene.

POOL-IT

The CLD on-line tracking, ordering and reporting system.

Remanufacturing

To reuse the raw materials of our broken assets in our own assets.

Stock Audits

A physical stock count at the factory and/or warehouse of our customer.  At least once a year CLD organizes a Stock Audit at every location in the CLD pool.

U

Unloader : A location where the load is taken off CLD assets; usually where CLD collects.