Automation and in-motion dimensioning provides tremendous opportunities for increased efficiency and avoidance of underpayment for companies within the warehousing and logistics industries. New technology allows for automated calculation and documentation of volumetric weight to be performed swiftly and accurately for pallet based shipments.
To accurately register the true volume of shipments is important for all companies that receive, store, send, or transport palletized goods in their daily business operations. The importance is obvious from a practical perspective. The limited space of both warehouses and trailers should be planned based on actual, rather than assumed, pallet dimensions. Although not as visually apparent as an overloaded warehouse shelf, there are other significant reasons to ensure that goods are correctly dimensioned.
First of all, when stated volume is less than the actual volume in the transport sector, the result is often inaccurate billing and underpayment. It is fair to your clients and financially important to your own organization that shipping costs are being calculated using real-life data. You want to pay or be paid for no more or less than the actual volumetric weight that is being shipped. In addition, registration of correct dimensions facilities benefits such as the possibilities to:
Cind has developed a fully automated in-motion freight and pallet dimensioner that makes the process quicker and simpler than ever before. We call it Cargospect. Our patent pending system utilizes image processing technology to automatically dimension and register goods, regardless of shape. The accuracy and speed of the automated dimensioner allows you to cut costs considerably, in comparison to the usage of traditional laser based systems, not to mention inefficient manual measuring processes. In short, Cargospect allows your organization to effortlessly:
If you would like to know more about our patented intelligent 3D volume measurement systems and how they can be applied to your business, do not hesitate to get in contact with us at Cind.
Worldwide Flight Services (WFS), a member of the SATS Group, will deploy Cind’s ContourSpect 3D modelling software at selected stations across its Europe, Middle East, Africa, and Asia (EMEAA) network following a successful Proof of Concept (POC) in its cargo terminal at Copenhagen Airport.
CIND and Småland Timber AB have signed an agreement
Kerstin Meyer joined our team earlier this year as Country Manager Germany!
The logistics industry is currently on an accelerating journey towards optimization and digitization.
Every day, vast quantities of cargo are transported around the world and we want to share why we believe it’s important to collect as much data as possible.
Since 3 years, logistics flows have been booming and companies need to adapt to a demand higher than ever. With our solutions this collection is fully automated and dynamic.
Gustaf joined Cind in early August as our head of Operations.
In the current year, we have launched Contourspect, our innovative service tailored for the Air Cargo sector.