CONTAINER TERMINAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (CTMS

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Presented ByAbhijeet Kendole

ABOUT CTMS • • • • CTMS is state-of-the-art application software for operating a modern container terminal serving international shipping lines. The system is capable of automatically managing container handling equipment and personnel. paperless document circulation. CTMS is a complex software suite designed to automate the entire operations in a container terminal It makes use of Internet technology for easy access by clients of the terminal and exchange of data files through EDI messaging. container tracking and tracing via GPS and data interchange in real-time mode The system is designed using Object Oriented Methodology and is entirely coded in Java programming language to ensure easy maintenance and future enhancements.  It provides container yard management. efficiently scheduling tasks and supervising current operational demands. The system enables companies to reduce the time and costs of container processing. • • • .

CSTM OVERVIEW .

  .CTMS SUBSYSTEMS • Yard management -Automatically search optimal stowage for inbound containers before loading them on assigned means of transport. cargo plans and others.) -Position detection system -Monitor CHE and containers move in the yard and provide container status report in real time mode. Data input from various sources (central management system. destination.  • Load/discharge management -Quick vessel load using cost-efficient technology considering relevant factors such as container type. status etc. weight.

lessen manual input through the RF terminal keyboard when operator checks trailers content. .  -Reduce trailers downtime waiting in lines. • RF equipment -Support dialogue mode between management system and personnel.  -Record on exact beginning and completion time of every task fulfilled by operator.• Electronic identification -Verify trailers arrival at a certain destination in the yard.

trucks and trains Receive accurate information on container allocation Plan container stow areas Group containers under various characteristics considering space optimization Plan personnel occupancy . load/discharge operations. send Computerized solutions of analytical tasks while planning Reduce downtime (delay) of vessels.CTMS CAPABILITIES • • • • • • • • • • Operatively plan container move Monitor container moves Optimize labour and manage workflows of all types of container handling equipment Minimize hand operations while planning cargo.

as well as other customers of the container terminal Graphical screen to display vessel stowage and yard occupancy Ship planner can use these screens to plan discharge and loading sequences by “rubber-banding” and drag-n-drop” groups of containers between ship and yard Printing of container discharge list.FEATURES OF CTMS • Creation of customer particulars. vessel particulars. container load list and special container list after shipping planning is done • • • . voyage particulars and other details of shipping lines and their agents.

• • • • • Creation of import and export container details from Deliver Order and Shipping Order brought to the terminal by forwarding agent Updating of Customs release status for import and export container Capturing of entry and exit of containers at the gate and printing of EIR at exit with inspection details of container Computation of charges for shipping agents and forwarding agents and printing of bills for these customer Printing of operational performance reports for review by container terminal manager • .

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