Use Case : Container management

ACCESS TO DIGITAL INNOVATION

 

 

CLIENT PROFILE

 

MGPS ( Manutention Gérée Par Satellites ) is a company located in Marseille and dedicated to the container port management and optimization of harbor data.

 

CLIENT NEEDS

 

The capacity of a port to guarantee fast, reliable and secure services is essential for a shipowner or a carrier in the choice of its terminal. The time factor is an essential factor, both in the service rendered to the customer (delivering his goods to him on the agreed date) and in the interest of the shipowner or the carrier (a ship or an immobilized truck pays nothing). Under these conditions, the capacity for a port to handle freight in an optimal manner, with guaranteed deadlines, in conditions of safety in accordance with the recommendations of maritime safety (ISPS code) become strategic data.

Since 2004, port security has been strengthened. In order to be able to export goods to the United States, MGPS needs to prove that the facilities and processes are sufficiently secure to avoid a terrorist act.

 

PROVIDED SOLUTIONS TO MEET THE NEEDS

 

The solution replaces manual container port location identification by sophisticated algorithm for image analysis and replacement of standard lead tag with innovative RFID ones allowing remote detection of the lead condition (sealed / unsealed) and full data traceability. This digital solution will allow gaining processing time and storage space of around 30% with an expected impact on reducing the hardship of dockers’ work.

The DIH has help the client in building up a project with a solution addressing his objective, involving partners with key digital technologies, testing the digital security aspects on a dedicated platform and help the project to access to finance by being selected to regional funding.

 

LEARN MORE

 

  • MGPS Official Website – Click HERE