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Kloosterboer is operating a terminal in Flushing specialised in temperature controlled food products. The cargo packaging is gradually shifting from traditional general cargo to containerised cargo. The main customer of Kloosterboer, decided to switch its cargo from conventional transport to container transport to Western Europe. It is important for Kloosterboer to not stay behind in this development but to go along with it and be prepared for the future. Therefore, Kloosterboer invested to be able to handle all containers and grow even further.

This investment is divided in different subjects:

Selection and implementation of new Terminal Operating System (Navis);

Selection and Implementation of Empty Depot and Gate Automation (Certus);

Selection and Implementation of Auto-RTG cranes in the stack (Kuntz);

Solid Port Solutions delivered the overall project management to ensure on-time and within budget delivery of the developments in the mentioned subjects.

Client: Kloosterboer Vlissingen BV
Country: The Netherlands
Year of execution of project: 2019 - Ongoing

Specialisms involved for this project:

Business Process Modelling
Definition of Terminal Requirements
Port Planning
Development of Terminal Layout Plans

Services delivered

The services provided include:

  • Project management;
  • Writing Specifications of:
    • Terminal Operating System;
    • Gate Operating System;
    • Automated Equipment Control;
    • Rubber Tired Gantry Cranes.
  • Evaluation of Tender documents;
  • Procurement Assistance;
  • Configuration of new software;
  • Testing of new software;
  • Go-Live Support.