LUSTENAU, AUSTRIA – 19.11.2014 – Identec Solutions announces that PT Terminal Petikemas Surabaya (TPS), a joint venture between port operators Pelindo 3 and DP World, has selected Identec’s Container Position Detection (PDS) system solution to provide process automation across their yard operations. Identec’s Container Terminal Automation System (CTAS) PDS platform will be fully integrated with the RBS Terminal Operating System (TOS) and deployed across the whole fleet of Rubber Tyred Gantry Cranes (RTGs), Empty Handlers and Reach Stackers which sees full integration across several different crane and machine manufacturers. By providing full real time visibility of all machine spreader locations to slot level accuracy, CTAS is able to provide TPS Operations with “no lost boxes” and the efficiencies to yard productivity this can bring.
Peter Cosgrove, Senior Vice President Sales and Services for Identec said “we are really pleased TPS has joined our other 35 container terminal customers and selected our CTAS PDS process automation solutions and look forward to a rapid deployment enabling TPS to quickly realize the benefits of automated container inventory.”
Dothy, President Director and William Khoury, Vice President Director for TPS said “we definitely see the benefits of container PDS and look forward to seeing CTAS up and running very soon, our customers will continue to enjoy great customer service and operations efficiency.”
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IDENTEC SOLUTIONS AG is a global provider of wireless solutions that improve efficiency, safety and security in harsh operating environments including oil and gas, tunnels and mining, and ports and terminals.
We help ports and terminals to automate reefer, yard, gate and quay crane processes, delivering proven benefits such as reduced dwell times, faster horizontal-to-vertical move hand-offs and no lost containers. By leveraging our industry leading real-time locating sensor technology we monitor and control the full container flow, allowing operators to enforce the plan, locate every container and see actual performance from drivers, cranes and the overall terminal
An IDENTEC GROUP company, IDENTEC SOLUTIONS is privately held with its corporate office in Austria, and regional offices in Australia, Germany, Norway and USA.