Container Freight Stations (CFS) and Inland Container Depots (ICD) are complex operations, involving intricate flow of information and goods between multiple stakeholders. These are further complicated due to manual processes which lead to procedural hassles, painfully slow movement of cargo and containers, and quite often, discrepancies between planned and actual actions. Amidst these constraints, CFS/ICD operations need to cater to increasing customer demands and expectations, whilst ensuring profitability.
Efficient yard management systems have become a pre-requisite to drive competency in global Container Freight Stations (CFS) / Inland Container Depots (ICD) operations. Unorganised container operations can often result in serious operational miscalculations. Container operators need a cargo management system that is built on ground reality and specifically focuses on driving competency in operations. CAPELLA – Container Management system is one such comprehensive web-based software designed to manage end-to-end needs of CFS/ICD operators.
CAPELLA Container Management System has been designed to address the myriad challenges and fulfil complete needs of CFS / ICD operators. Built on the foundation of thorough industry knowledge and technical expertise, it is adept to drive complete automation and visibility in container management functions. The solution addresses all the major issues faced by the CFS /ICD operator in terminal EXIM and domestic operations, container inventory & yard management, bonded & non- bonded warehousing, back to town processes, maintenance & repairs. The solution also possesses a comprehensive reporting tool.
It addresses the typical challenges of yard operations like terminal, Import – Export, domestic, and container inventory, among others. With a comprehensive reporting tool, CAPELLA ensures real-time visibility and control of CFS/ICD functions.
“Our operations were semi-automated relying on legacy system which proved to be very expensive including the y-o-y maintenance costs.[…]
Mr. Amruthesh Reddy Chedimala – IT Manager, Continental Warehousing Corporation (Nhava Seva) Limited