Equipment Reposition Optimization
Moving empty containers around is costly. Optimizing empty container movements saves money. The business challenge to achieve cost savings lies in the ability to handle the complexities surrounding the equipment types, subjective forecasts and access to the right information at the right time.
SVM ERO identifies equipment imbalances globally and plans equipment re-positioning with minimal cost and transit times. Re-positioning plan takes place the various costs into the consideration including; loading, transshipment, haulage, feeder, container detention, and discharge costs to achieve the optimal plan. SVM ERO ensures the bottom line stays in the green and customer satisfaction improves dramatically.
A geographical view of imbalance status for each location
Easy access to On-hire / Off-hire stock availability status
User-defined and configurable reposition rules
Dynamic auto route creation and possible route suggestion
Simulating possible allocation of containers from surplus to deficit locations
Forecast supply and demand using historical data
Real-time monitoring of equipment imbalances across various locations
Graphical view to enhance comprehension