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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

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  • SUPPLIER
  • Prodapt
    Prodapt 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.
  • TECHNOLOGIES
  • Functional Applications - Fleet Management Systems (FMS)
    Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
  • INDUSTRIES
  • Transportation
  • FUNCTIONS
  • Logistics & Transportation
  • USE CASES
  • Vehicle Telematics
  • ABOUT CUSTOMER
  • 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.
  • CUSTOMER NAME
  • Undisclosed
  • CONNECTIVITY PROTOCOLS
  • SOLUTION
  • 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
  • Benefit #1

    Avoidance of purchase of additional containers (container costs are high—in the range of $150k)

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