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Peel off method gaining momentum as port congestion fighter
“Truck drivers, who are paid by the trip, find the operation to be much more efficient and they therefore generate more trips per day.”
Transport Topics: Port of LA to Test Cargomatic Service, Seeks to Speed Freight Movement
“We have forged an important relationship between Cargomatic and the Port of Los Angeles that will help our city effectively compete in today’s technology-driven marketplace,” said Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti.
CCJ: West Coast port problems linger, Congress eyes legislation to allow governors to intervene
On June 4, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced Cargomatic is testing a mobile app that speeds container cargo flow in the city’s port. The “Cargomatic Free Flow” program is a web-based solution for cargo owners, terminals and trucking companies.
Marine Link: Mobile App Aims to Boost LA’s Port Efficiency
“Great minds are working on smart solutions for moving cargo faster and more efficiently across the supply chain,” said POLA Executive Director Gene Seroka. “We’ve always supported innovation and we’re proud to be the gateway where new strategies are emerging.”
Free-flow program finds success in Los Angeles port
Even when terminals in Los Angeles-Long Beach were experiencing gate times of two hours or longer during the port congestion of recent months, drivers serving the free-flow stack were averaging 42-minute turn times.
Cargomatic free-flow program seeks more BCO participants
During its recent start-up phase, the Cargomatic free-flow program reduced truck turn times on 10,500 container moves at the West Basin Container Terminal to an average of 42 minutes.
Cargomatic LauncheCargomatic Launches Free Flow program to ease Port Congestion
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has praised the Cargomatic Free Flow Program, and operators at the Port of Los Angeles have said the increased efficiency it provides is welcome following months of labor disruptions.