The current market situation of diminishing margins and tightening delivery windows has led to increased complexity in planning & scheduling processes. Therefore, the efficient use of resources is top priority. An Advanced Planning & Scheduling solution has a huge cost savings potential for planning departments, while also increasing delivery reliability and flexibility.
Ultimately, this leads to a healthier bottom line and increases competitive advantage. Container terminal activities are integral parts of the supply chain in terms of service level agreements and containers are dynamic and complex to manage. Living up to quality and performance levels is a daily challenge, both in terms of economics and in terms of planning. Performance is measured in terms of minimizing turnaround times and vessel delays.