The zedas®cargo standard software solution from ZEDAS GmbH is specifically tailored to the requirements of logistics management in rail freight transport. The software specialist will present its new optimisation solution to the general public for the first time at InnoTrans. The easing of the pressure on staff planners and the increase in employee satisfaction are the new highlight.
The planning of requirements and investments for systems maintenance and replacement over the next 20 to 30 years plays an increasingly important role in railway undertakings and railway infrastructure companies. ZEDAS GmbH, the specialist in maintenance and systems management for railway companies, will support its customers in the planning of the necessary investments with the new Invest Manager module in the zedas®asset product suite.
To answer this question, from 26th until 27th April 2018, more than 100 experts, sector representatives and users from 40 companies met with ZEDAS GmbH in Cottbus for the fifth time. On the agenda were the latest topics surrounding the digital transformation and the ways in which the software solutions from ZEDAS GmbH can successfully contribute to it.
When a train arrives at the port, it requires track capacity for inbound and outbound train processing, for shunting procedures, turnarounds, or cargo handling operations. Planning of the track occupancy requires precise coordination between the port authority, the RFC, the terminals, and the shunting service providers. Until now, track capacity management has often been based on Excel-based solutions in combination with a wide range of paper documents. There was no universal solution and the effort of communication between the actors was time-consuming.