How to Weigh Vehicles without Stopping: WIM Applications
10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
Automation and efficiency are operational goals of almost any organization. In improving truck or vehicle traffic for entry or exit transactions, documenting accurate weights can become a choke point in the process. This can cause vehicle back ups and diminish the benefits of automating other portions of the vehicle transaction. Different Weigh-In-Motion (WIM) systems will be discussed, and examples will be explored in how these systems are used to increase transaction efficiency.
Efficiency Through New Tech in Trailers
11:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Hear how new technology creates efficiency in the supply chain by looking at innovative trailers transforming costs, spaces & time. Understand the impact on infrastructure, equipment and people.
How to Reduce Small Parcel & LTL Transportation Costs in a Challenging Economy
12:45 PM - 1:30 PM
EXPERT Carrier Contract Negotiation advice, Including Auditing Ideas to reduce your shipping costs.
Shipping costs too high or you want to make sure you have the best possible pricing? Then you cannot afford to miss this session! Led by AFMS one of the top consulting companies in the industry and an Inc. 500 company. Gain valuable information to negotiate best-in-class pricing and reduce overall shipping costs by 15-25%. You will walk away from this informative session with a new perspective on how to negotiate with the carriers.
Clean Technologies for Mobile Port Equipment
1:45 PM - 2:30 PM
Legislation continues to push stricter standards for air quality, especially in urban areas. These demands are driving efforts to develop zero emission vehicles in ports, including material handling equipment. The electrification of container handlers shows the potential to replace today’s large diesel engines with new, cleaner technology. For electric mobile port equipment to be successful in the port environment, new design options must be considered to address two main challenges: sufficient power for range of operations and appropriate charging/refueling infrastructure.
Technology Disruptors - Breakout Session
3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
Disruptive technologies are changing the industry every day, and they will impact your business. Industry thought leaders help to keep you ahead of the curve, so you don't get left behind.