Direct trips are connections between specified locations with a specified transport capacity at specified times. This type of connection is generally used for rail or ship connections. However, truck transports can also be defined, such as rerouting between quays in a seaport. A direct trip is created and offered in IMSLOT by an intermodal provider. Information is also provided about the capacities of the direct trips, which can be viewed transparently for its customers contractually stipulated in IMSLOT.
The direct trip represents a way in IMSLOT to define a place and its accessibility. Another way of defining accessibility are distance matrices
Weitere Features von IMSLOT
The heart of a booking is its table of contents. The booking mask functionally leads to the quality booking. Service providers and customers benefit and reduce errors.
Using individually definable action parameters, customers can be reminded of expiring deadlines and warnings can be triggered if these are not met.
Questions & Answers about IMSLOT
IMSLOT modules are basically developed according to the needs of the IMSLOT customers and their users. The focus is on universal use for all IMSLOT customers. If this is an individual and exclusive requirement, this will also be taken into account. We are at your disposal for feature requests or suggestions.
Yes, IMSLOT is being used productively by a steadily growing number of very well-known representatives of the intermodal transport industry. Due to the complex tasks in the transport sector, we grow consciously step by step and always with our partners and clients. In addition, IMSLOT modules are also used in research projects.
The bases of the calculation are subject to the scientific criteria. Here, DIN 16258: 2011 is a guideline for calculation and evaluation.