IAS Wins 2012 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Green Supply Chain Award
IAS Solutions Significantly Reduce the Environmental Effects of Transportation By Lowering Congestion & Reducing Air Pollution
Oakland, CA, November 12, 2012 - International Asset Systems® (IAS), the leader in cloud-based solutions for intermodal transportation and global cargo container shipping, announces winning the 2012 Green Supply Chain Award from Supply & Demand Chain Executive. IAS was chosen for helping clients reduce the environmental effects of transportation by lowering congestion at ports, container facilities and roadways, and reducing noise and air pollution.
“IAS is proud to receive this prestigious recognition from Supply & Demand Chain Executive for our commitment to helping customers meet their sustainability initiatives by lowering their carbon footprint and energy usage,” said Paul J. Crinks, CEO of IAS. “IAS DispatchManager and DispatchOptimizer help customers address idling times at ports, drive down empty running miles, shrink fuel bills, and boost truck and container utilization to address the environmental impact of hauling shipments.”
IAS DispatchManager automates the drayage tender and assignment by eliminating manual processes and fostering communications among all transport parties, increasing dispatch productivity improvements by 40%. Customers are able to manage intermodal moves more effectively, reducing costs and improving customer service. IAS DispatchOptimizer gives a real-time view of drayage job orders and street-turn opportunities, giving dispatchers the ability to optimize transportation orders. Motor carriers save on fuel costs and emissions by cutting idle time and decreased queuing and processing time at ports.
IAS Dispatch solutions help customers realize numerous green & sustainability goals by:
- Optimizing miles
- Reduced idling time
- Reduced emissions
- Increase equipment utilization to eliminate wasted trips and empty miles
- Less noise
- Less fuel consumption
- Less air pollution
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