Unlocking value in Transportation lies in efficient movement of resources while balancing the competing priorities of high customer satisfaction and low operational cost. The solution to achieving the right balance is typically not found in a single transportation method and depends heavily on evaluating complex, interdependent transportation systems.
Transportation Optimization takes transportation modes, routes, carriers, and shipping strategies into account, to find the lowest cost combination for your needs keeping customer satisfaction front and center.
JSC Rusagrotrans, an independent Russian rail-freight owner-operator, provides services involving rail freighting using a specialized fleet of rolling stock built for grain shipments and allied deliveries along both Russian domestic and international rail routes.
BIAS Transportation Optimization
50,000 railcars & 800 rail stations
40 regional railroads
125 people to create 1 car assignment plan per day
Significantly improved customer expectation through predictability & price transparency
Automatically adjusts resource allocation + routing decisions
Fewer headcount required for planning & logistics
Annual savings in operations budget in the first year
Increase in daily adjustments to operations across the network
Cost reduction from relocating empty cars across the network