High-value Container Tracking
• Tracking the movement of trucks carrying valuable containers in order to plan shipment of empty containers back to India • Reduction of delays in the arrival of containers • Ability to track every stage of the containers • Avoiding manual intervention to know exact container location • Automation to intimate the position and arrival time of containers
ProdaptProdapt is a two-decade-old consulting & managed services provider, singularly focused on the telecom/DSP (digital service provider) ecosystem that helps clients transform their IT, products, operations, and networks to meet their strategic objectives.
Functional Applications - Fleet Management Systems (FMS)Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Logistics & Transportation
- USE CASES
The customer is a leading exporter of hazardous chemicals from India to China through container ships. The truckers at the Chinese port transport the shipped containers to designated end-customer locations.
- CONNECTIVITY PROTOCOLS
The Synapt team developed a smart solution for container tracking that makes use of several devices and sensors. The solution accurately tracks containers and informs of their real-time location.
- DATA COLLECTED
Arrival Time, Fill Levels Of Containers, Number Of Shipments, Vehicle Location Tracking, Vehicle Operation Load
- OPERATIONAL IMPACT
Impact #1 [Efficiency Improvement - Labor]
Reduction in manual labor to track containers
Impact #2 [Efficiency Improvement - Operation]
Elimination of delay in the return of empty containers
Impact #3 [Process Optimization - Real Time Asset Tracking]
Automated tracking of every stage of containers with GPS and sensors
- QUANTITATIVE BENEFIT
Avoidance of purchase of additional containers (container costs are high—in the range of $150k)