A Coronavirus Supply Chain Success Story: Public-Private Team Effort to Get Logistics Tech to 1st Responders

Savi

Currently, Savi is the sole provider for the military’s active RFID-IV (aRFID IV) contract , which Product Lead Automated Movement and Identification Solutions (PL AMIS) manages. Portable deployment kits (PDKs) are among the key military asset-tracking products available.

New Savi IoT Sensors Reduce Theft and Diversion of Sensitive Cargo While Supplying and Protecting Troops

Savi

It has evolved the standard for active RFID (aRFID) communications globally and has been extremely successful in enabling military logisticians to use active RFID tags, readers and software to catalog, inventory and track the DoD and allied military supply chain worldwide. As military missions change, so must the logistics systems and tools used to support the warfighter. Featured IoT & M2M military supply chains Sensors

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Supply Chain Graphicof the Week on Ocean Cargo Ships Increasingly at Risk Due to GPS Interference

Supply Chain Digest

Governments, Military and Criminals Jamming and Faking Real GPS Signals

Aspiring Military Freight Carriers: Don’t Miss SDDC’s Open Season

Cerasis

This is a chance for transportation professionals who would like to move military freight to kickstart their working relationship with the SDDC. Let’s look at the SDDC requirements for military freight carriers, and why this open season is something you can take advantage of. . Freight carriers who want to transport military cargo have two main options. SDDC’s requirements for military freight carriers .

Multimodal 2015 – Advanced Supply Chain Management and Logistics for Cargo Owners

Supply Chain Movement

Government/Military. Multimodal 2015. Date: 28 – 30 April 2014. Venue: NEC Birmingham. Organiser: Clarion Events. URL: www.multimodal.org.uk. Entering its eighth year, Multimodal has grown to become the UK and Ireland’s premier freight transport and logistics event. It is a firm fixture in shippers’ diaries, whose decision-makers visit to find ways of operating more efficiently and sign contracts with those that can help them achieve their aims.

Body of stowaway found on Air Force cargo plane

Logistics Middle East

Security breach for military plane

Who said supply chains are boring?: Transporter 3: Logistics future.

Supply Chains Rock

This weekend I watched " Transporter 3 " the action movie about an ex-military expert that uses his superior driving skills and an Audi A8 to deliver "packages" for clients in remote areas in record time. Anyway, in the opening sequence a giant cargo ship is loaded with containers. Who said supply chains are boring?

The State of Uncertainty in the Freight Market!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Meanwhile, the global air cargo volume has dropped significantly, explains Greg Knowler, JOC Senior Editor , “up to 5,000 tons of cargo in air freight from China to the U.S. active military, electronics, and e-commerce packages. Subscribe Here! Email Address.

FMCSA Grants $1 Million to Veterans Who Want to Be Trained as Truck Drivers

Cerasis

One of the biggest problems facing veterans leaving the military is the difficulty of finding jobs in the civilian sector. million veterans exiting the military since the beginning of the war in Afghanistan means that significantly more work is needed.

Global Cargo Monitoring / Cargo Tracking: US CBP suspends GTX.

Global Trade Management

Global Cargo Monitoring / Cargo Tracking. bound maritime cargo containers be limited to high-risk trade lanes. CBP officials said this additional information would allow the agency to be more precise in identifying risks and to thus conduct fewer and better-targeted cargo inspections. arviem, founded in 2008, has grown organically to become the leading service provider for real-time cargo monitoring. arviem real-time cargo monitoring.

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Here Come the Flying Taxis!

Supply Chain Brain

Among the pioneers of the air taxi concept is SkyRunner , developer of a military-grade utility vehicle that can take to the sky as a light sport aircraft (LSA). He talks about how such vehicles might transition from military use to commercial applications, as yet another means of solving the problem of the “last mile.” E-Commerce/Omni-Channel Air Cargo Express/Small Shipments All Logistics Transportation & Distribution Podcasts Home Page Latest News Home Page Slider

Experts Choice Of Top Online Logistics Resources

Freightos

Air Cargo World. This American based niche news site specialises in air cargo. Cargo Business News.com. based niche site, covering air, sea, rail and road cargo news. This niche site focusses on all things Aviation, with plenty of air cargo news.

Logistics Management Software – A Complete Handbook for Manufacturers

ThroughPut

Before the 1950s, logistics was perceived in purely military terms. This involved procurement, maintenance, and transportation of military facilities, services, materials, and personnel. What is Logistics Management Software?

Logistics Management Software – A Complete Handbook for Manufacturers

ThroughPut

Before the 1950s, logistics was perceived in purely military terms. This involved procurement, maintenance, and transportation of military facilities, services, materials, and personnel. What is Logistics Management Software?

This Week in Logistics News (November 4-8, 2013)

Talking Logistics

military should start training our soldiers and military police to run the West Coast ports in the ever-more-likely event ILWU workers will go on strike this summer when the current agreement expires June 30, 2014. Forget cloud, social, and mobile. Forget WMS and TMS.

Taking the “Ouch” Out of Transportation Costs

Talking Logistics

Of course, just a few weeks ago the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) launched an investigation into potentially unfair demurrage and detention charges that are being levied against cargo owners, often for events beyond their control. He has 20 years of active military service where his primary specialty was providing marketing support to Army National Guard recruiting and retention operations in New Jersey.

Top 10 Supply Chain Innovations of 2018

Material Handling & Logistics

To get the idea up and running, Amazon has pledged $1 million to fund startup costs ($10,000 in reimbursement costs per person) for qualified military veterans who want to start their own delivery businesses. Content Summary: Autonomous Boats Could Ferry Cargo in Busy Cities.

10 Technologies That Are Going To Change Your Life

Supply Chain Game Changer

Once, drones belonged in just two categories: sinister, military-grade death dealers, or tiny, flimsy toy drones. Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. What is the Digital Supply Chain?

Market Update: Transportation Industry News

CH Robinson Transportfolio

As the holiday season approaches, import cargo volume at the nation’s major retail container ports is expected to see a final surge. According to the Commerce Department, this second straight quarter of solid growth was on the strength of exports, business investment, and military spending.

Can You Trust the Information Your Supply Chain System Tells You?

NC State SCRC

For example, a Russian passenger jet and cargo plane in 2002 crashed in a mid-air collision. Participants must select a route for their military convoy from three possible options. Can people really trust information produced from a system under high stress, high risk, supply chain disruption situations? This problem was indirectly explored by a group of researchers from NC State University’s Laboratory for Analytic Science.

Speed Bumps on the Road to Vehicle Automation

Supply Chain @ MIT

Pilotless cargo jets that do not carry passengers might be more acceptable and could well be a precursor to automated passenger flights – assuming the cyber security issue is solved. Unmanned cockpits a long way off?

Delivery Drones are Taking Off! (Infographic)

Supply Chain Game Changer

Initially drones were primarily associated with the military and aviation sectors, however, they are now being increasingly used for various activities within the leisure, non-profit and commercial spheres. Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer.

How does the government shutdown affect trucking?

DAT Solutions

Even military cargo is still moving , according to a report by Todd Dills at Overdrive. That's because the military is fully funded already, and its budget is not included in the stalled appropriations bill.

Doing Business in the United States

QAD

has 5,054 airports, most of which have paved runways long enough to handle large jets and cargo planes. Cargo transportation in the U.S. has nine container ports, 11 cargo ports and 11 liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminals.

Which States are Making the Grade in Logistics?

Material Handling & Logistics

Content Summary: Kentucky ranks 3rd in the nation in total air cargo shipments. The Port brings over 13-million tons of cargo through the Cleveland Harbor, resulting in $3.5 More than 175 million pounds of cargo are shipped through ths state's airports annually. by cargo.

[INFOGRAPHIC] Interesting Facts & Financial Breakdown of the Global Logistics Market

Cerasis

Examples of this fundamental progress include the invention of the sea cargo container and the creation of novel service systems during the 20th century. The United States military ensured that the services and supplies were provided at the right time and at the right place. This also gave birth to several military logistics techniques which are still in use in a more advanced form.

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Speculation and Shipping in the South China Sea

Elementum

of ASEAN’s total trade, set Australia back a good $20M in cargo annually, and cost $270 and $600M in rerouting for South Korea and Japan, respectively, every year. Luckily to date, strong military presence in the region has not restricted the free movement of merchant vessels.

Solving the Retail Supply Chain Challenge: Future-Proof Your Warehouse Strategy

FLEXE

If you’re in the military, there’s a lot of scenarios you can imagine happening, and you can’t plan for every single one of them. I don’t know if anyone’s ever heard of Cargo.

2018 D3: Future-Proof Your Warehouse Strategy

FLEXE

If you’re in the military, there’s a lot of scenarios you can imagine happening, and you can’t plan for every single one of them. I don’t know if anyone’s ever heard of Cargo.

Large Shipping Losses Have Declined 38% over Past 10 Years

Material Handling & Logistics

These disputes have resulted in increasing military presence in the South China Sea, with the U.S. The recent NotPetya malware on harbor logistics causing cargo delays and congestion at nearly 80 ports underlines the emerging risks that the sector faces, in addition to traditional ones.