CCALS is a consortium of industry, government and universities that adapts and transforms advanced logistics systems for market-ready solutions.
CCALS engages and benefits its members through applied research and innovation in data analytics, cyber-physical systems, and strategic investments.
41% of the U.S. population lives within a day’s drive
55% of the U.S. population lives within 750 miles
The region includes …
• Amazon distribution centers, FedEx, UPS Freight, The U.S. Army’s Logistics University
• A skilled workforce in a growing Virginia economy
Join CCALS now as an Organizing Industry Member to benefit from membership-driven research that leads to world-class logistics systems and the creation of a skilled and trained workforce in the Central Virginia region.
The port is a catalyst for commerce for Virginia and serves as a global gateway.Read more »
The CRCF Commercialization Program drives economic growth in Virginia.Read more »
The LMI Research Institute develops formal working relationships with universities.Read more »
NEWS & UPDATES
Debra L. Deville has been appointed the Chair of the Board for Commonwealth Center for Advanced Logistics Systems (CCALS). Deville joined LMI in 2001, and is currently a Senior Fellow. She most recently managed the Strategic Logistics Group, directing studies and...Read more »
Congratulations to one of our members, the Port of Virginia, for breaking its annual record for container cargo volume. In 2016, import and export volumes were up 6 percent and 2.6 percent, respectively, over the prior year. The port had record rail volume as well,...Read more »