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Inform – Next generation of yard management system



The webinar showed how customers such as Volkswagen, Indonesia Port Corporation, and ICO/NYK Line have achieved the next level of efficiency by using the yard management system SyncroTESS. Popular amongst large maritime terminals, plant compounds and inland distribution hubs around the world, this complimentary session explores the main success factors needed to deliver on time and under budget.

Inform delivers:

  • high operational efficiency with mathematically-optimised yard processes
  • reduced lead times
  • faster time-to-market
  • support for planning and scheduling
  • paperless processing

This webinar was presented by:

Matthias Berlit
Vice President Manufacturing Logistics Division

Matthias joined INFORM in 2001 after graduating in physics from the Technical University of Aachen (RWTH). He has a wealth of project management experience across a variety of SCM projects within different industries. He was appointed Vice President for Manufacturing Logistics in 2010 and is responsible for supply chain planning and execution solutions for manufacturing customers.

INFORM is an optimisation technology expert providing software solutions globally, which enable real-time optimisation through the unique intelligent planning and automated decision-support software SyncroTESS, built specifically for finished vehicle logistics sector.

To ensure complete optimisation, the application of our software focuses on active synchronisation based on operations research methods not just on the organisation of logistics processes.

INFORM’s association with finished vehicles has developed to include solutions into manufacturers and terminal operators across the world. The flexible solutions maximize operational efficiency in a constantly-changing market environment.

In business for over 40 years, INFORM has over 500 staff in locations around the world using technologies developed by leading academics in the field of process optimisation, to improve efficiencies in sectors as diverse as container terminals, airports, steel manufacturing, retail distribution, insurance and banking.