NAME: Nishpa Juggoo STUDENT NUMBER: M00430353 DATE: 11/02/13 MODULE NAME AND NUMBER: IFP0500 Integrated Subject Based Project ASSIGNMENT TITLE: S4 Information Problem Solving Report TUTOR: Dr. Sweta Rout Hoolash
S4 INFORMATION PROBLEM SOLVING REPORT
SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF SPECIAL OCCASION COMPANY
Nishpa Juggoo 2/11/2013
Table of Content
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Cover Page 1 Introduction 2 First Existing Company: United Bus Service Limited 2.1 Analysis of the United Bus Service Limited 2.2 Organisational Structure of the United Bus Service Limited 2.3 Analysis of Oraganisational Structure of the United Bus Service Limited 2.4 Sustainable Development of the United Bus Service Limited 3 Second Existing Company: The National Transport Corporation 3.1 Analysis of the National Transport Corporation 3.2 Organisational Strucutre of the National Transport Corporation 3.3 Analysis of the Organisational Structure of the National Transport Corporation 3.4 Sustainable Development of the National Transport Corporation 4 Recommended Company: Special Occasion 4.1 Analysis of the Special Occasion Company 4.2 Sustainable Development of the Special Occasion Company 4.3 Analysis of the Organisational Strucutre of the Special Occasion Company 4.4 Organisational Strucutre of the Special Occasion Company 4.5 Benefits of the Special Occasion Company 5 Methodology 6 Reference List
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For the S4 Individual problem solving report, my fictitious company Special Occasion is a provider of chauffeured green transportation and teamed up with the first solar power-assist system for buses. Special Occasion is an environmentally friendly transportation company that provides public transport and other ancillary services all over the country. My company has already taken many steps to reduce pollution. It also possesses a fleet of bio-diesel, exhaust gas recirculation and propane vehicles. The two organisational structures are the United Bus Service Limited and The National Transport Corporation. The United Bus Service limited is a body corporate established in 1954 by Mr. Baboolall. This company has introduced unleaded petrol which has also paved the way for more efficient systems such as catalytic converters and more efficient younger generation of petrol-driven vehicles. The National Transport Corporation, established as a body corporate in 1979. It is the only public sector bus operator that falls under the aegis of The Ministry Of Public Infrastructure, National Development Unit, Land Transport and Shipping (Land Transport Division). The National Transport Corporation has also introduced the use of catalytic converter. The two companies are further exploring the development of mass transit systems.
2 First existing Company: United Bus Service Limited 2.1 Analysis of United Bus Service Limited The United Bus Service Limited is a company to serve population with transport facilities. It was founded in 1954 by Mr Boboolall and other bus owners in one group. It is a centralised, tall organisation structures with narrow span of control and a long chain of command. It provides public transport and ancillary services in almost all over the country. It has a fleet of 500 buses operating from seven depots and carries 100, 000 passengers daily. The United Bus Service Limited manufactures his own materials for the buses. It is a centralised company. It has his own workshops. In 1954, the bus was made up of woods with wood tyres. In 1973, they introduce Double Decker bus then normal bus was introduced in 1975 till present. The profit of the company in a year is more than a billion. The Head Office of the company is found in Cassis, Port Louis. It provides the passengers with safety, economy and comforts.
2.2 Organisational Strucutre of the United Bus Service Limited
General Manager: Mr Swaley Ramjan
Traffic Manager: Mr Alim Bundhoo...