Norwegian completed automobile logistics supplier, Auto Transport Service (ATS), is phasing in an IT system from German logistics software program firm Inform for compound and transport administration at its two automobile logistics amenities on the port of Drammen.

In keeping with Inform the system goals to make ATS’ provide chain extra clear and environment friendly, and can management and plan all operations from automobile storage to preparation and distribution.

ATS handles 50,000 inbound autos on the port of Drammen yearly and processes them for onward transport by truck, prepare or short-sea vessel to ATS compounds or sellers throughout Norway.

“Punctuality and high quality in automobile distribution are essential to satisfy buyer calls for, and ATS was on the lookout for a system which helps their excessive requirements,” stated Inform, including that ATS would now be capable to goal real-time visibility of all autos via all phases of dealing with with probably the most environment friendly use of obtainable assets.

“We have been on the lookout for a system which might handle all our processes inside yards and workshops, like environment friendly parking allocation, location monitoring, actions, gear checks, harm inspections, and technical modifications,” stated Benedicte Markveien, managing director of ATS. “The choice for Inform was made throughout a reference go to to Nationwide Car Distribution (NVD) in Eire, the place we have been in a position to verify that the whole system is working excellently in motion. We imagine that it’ll take our operations to the subsequent degree.”

ATS is predicted to have the system in place at Drammen earlier than the tip of 2020.