Essen RFID equips Sundargh Truck Owners Association with RFID tracking system to make it easier for them to keep track of supply routes in a more organized way. Prior to installation of this technique, details pertaining to supply chain routes and cargo were hand written which took up much time and at times weren’t totally foolproof. Prevention of double numbering, equal trips for each truck and verification of these trucks can now be carried out effectively using these RFID software modules.
Sesa Goa, India’s largest producer and exporter of iron ore had implemented this system within its truck fleet to help it keep track of its 10,000 odd trucks that undertake trips each and every day. Through the RFID software module, information pertaining to trucking routes, number of trips completed by each truck and vehicle verification is carried out with ease.
The RFID based system module makes use of a vehicle tracking system that uses a MySQL server to store data and an application software that has been designed using .NET. use of this system has enable one to reduce waiting time, improve management of details pertaining to trucks and at the same time improve overall of data in a real time situation.