Visy in World Port Development magazine Jan/Feb 2020

The modern gate operating system (GOS) captures data on everything that enters or exits a terminal whether it is by road, rail or quay. This includes everything from container IDs to rail wagon numbers and truck driver information. That data is often shared with 3rd party systems such as the terminal operating system (TOS) or an appointment system to optimise traffic flow and verify access and area control decisions. Furthermore, the modern GOS may collect data in the yard and share that information with the TOS or a position detection system (PDS) to verify that the right assets are in the right place at the right time. The GOS combines a variety of technologies to collect data and enhance operations. Driver kiosks.. Read full article