As one of the UK’s largest port groups, the company became Intasite’s first customer to trial its innovative rollout program in June 2016, resulting in the implementation of the system across PD Ports’ three northern sites: Teesport Unitised, Teesport Bulks and Hartlepool.
Intasite created customized, site-specific introductory videos tailored to the needs of carriers, visitors and contractors, ensuring each user receives only the information they need. The program also includes vivid 2D and 3D animations depicting access routes, one-way streets and speed limits to ensure better understanding and engagement.
The Stockton-based company’s software is integrated into PD Ports’ Autogate and enables real-time transmission of data to complete induction. The system also adapts to truck drivers’ preferred language settings. Additionally, when a driver renews their onboarding, their access card is automatically synced, streamlining the process for visitors and passing staff. This automated approach improves health and safety measures by immediately denying entry to anyone without valid training.
The collaboration has also had a positive impact on the environment: Intasite is planting approximately 400 trees as part of an initiative that plants one tree for every 100 customer referrals.
The milestone follows Intasite’s confirmation of new major accounts across multiple sectors, including AB InBev, which brews Budweiser, and CityFibre. In addition, Intasite has expanded its presence in the renewable energy sector through collaborations with Equinor’s Dogger Bank wind farm, SSE Renewables, EDF Renewables, Hitachi Energy and SeAH Wind.
Intasite’s platform provides a comprehensive solution to streamline the adoption process, enabling organizations to deliver interactive security modules that can be accessed and completed from any desktop or mobile device. The platform also offers contractor and supplier management, safety briefings, language translation, and integration with access control for increased security.
Intasite’s commitment to providing effective and user-friendly health and safety implementation solutions has been recognized across UK industry. The in-house production team specializes in creating health and safety introductory videos, ensuring content is tailored to specific safety requirements and industry standards.
By digitizing and streamlining the onboarding process, companies can improve employee engagement and understanding, reduce the risk of non-compliance, and promote a culture of safety.
Danielle Croce, Director at Intasite, said: “Reaching the 100,000th deployment with PD Ports is a testament to our commitment to promoting safer workplaces.” We thank them for trusting us from day one.
“We are pleased that our platform is having a positive impact not only on PD Ports, but also on our growing customer list across various industries. Our mission is to continue to innovate and partner with organizations to improve workplace safety and streamline onboarding processes.”
Mick Robinson, Group Security Manager at PD Ports, said: “The services Intasite offers at Teesport have transformed our operations – automating our driver onboarding process means arrivals are quicker, smoother and safer, we believe “that drivers come from all over Europe.” received the safety briefing in their own language. “Reaching this milestone in just a few years shows the size of our operation and how important it is for us to have a system we can trust.” We have a very positive working relationship with Intasite, who are always flexible and willing to Finding solutions to every problem.”