Dy Buco said the correct weight can also be determined through the stowage plan
of a particular vessel carrying the tiles.
The MOL-CAPS system generates a voyage-by-voyage stowage plan
that determines where to stow specific vehicles in consideration of different factors, such as the onboard structure, the type of vehicles being transported, and calling ports.
Prior to its arrival at port it sends a computerised stowage plan
to the terminal operator depicting the positions and serial numbers of the containers to be unloaded.
Further evidence on the Iranian origin came from the Iranian bill of lading, cargo manifest and the container stowage plan
DP World, UAE Region has over the past two years introduced a series of initiatives aimed at boosting efficiency; those include a technology-driven Labour Management System that cuts time of completing a single operation by up to 30%, advanced Gate Automation supported by RFID container tracking to enable 20,000 truck movements a day, and 3G connectivity to enable shipping lines to access bay and stowage plan
information, helping them cut port call time.
Pacific Air Forces with processing documentation, the preparation of a stowage plan
, and the generation of readable RFID tags.
The carrier, worked with US forwarder, American Shipping Line, to load wind turbine blades in five layouts over 15 m in height, which called for significant technical input in developing the stowage plan
A packed container will not be allowed to be loaded on board vessels to which the SOLAS Convention applies unless the Verified Gross Mass (VGM) of the container has been provided to the ships master or his representative and to the terminal or its representative sufficiently in advance to allow for the preparation of the ship stowage plan