Fleet Scheduling

Project Information

Optimization of carrier selection given a company's travel routes and all of its specific business rules.

Description

The Tool reads from the customer's system all the necessity of road trips for the next days and all carriers and vehicles that are available to make these trips. An optimization process, guarantees the selection of the best cost combination, respecting all business restrictions.

Project Benefits / Impacts

Considerable cost savings on road trips due to the optimization process. Drastic reduction in the daily time for scheduling vehicles since the process was almost entirely automated. Even so, it allows the user to select other solutions offering an ordered list of options by cost that meet the company's business restrictions. Thereby, it allowed the scheduling of longer periods, giving more planning visibility of the operation for a longer term. Greater visibility of information, since it was integrated with the company's systems.