Supply Chain Optimization

Increase visibility and optimize supply chain performance.  Automate operations, obtain shipment visibility, and manage transportation assets and inventory.

ShipperConnect™ EDI Managed Services

GE Transportation, a Wabtec company’s ShipperConnect™ EDI Managed Services offers translation and routing services to provide integration and connectivity with business partners, critical business systems, and applications within the ShipperConnect product line. This service provides the ability to convert files to and from any format, enabling customized and non-standard formats to be seamlessly integrated into the standard formats that drive automation and integration. FTP connectivity between Wabtec and the user’s system provides a seamless managed file transfer for improved operations.

The result? Reduced administrative costs. Reduced support and development time devoted to EDI management. Faster onboarding of trading partners.

ShipperConnect™ Demurrage Management

Wabtec’s ShipperConnect™ Demurrage Management extends railcar visibility—monitoring, capturing and aggregating switch events—offering shippers an all-inclusive view of demurrage, storage and detention records. Tariff rules are applied and charges immediately calculated. Using business intelligence, ShipperConnect Demurrage Management generates cost reports to audit invoices and ensure railroad billings are accurate.

The result? Fewer manual processes. Greater productivity. And increased demurrage billing accuracy every time.

ShipperConnect™ Rail Track and Trace

Wabtec's ShipperConnect™ Rail Track and Trace is all about visibility— offering a real-time look into rail assets to automate rail operations and enhance supply chain communications and transport. Integrating railcar event data and business intelligence reporting from hundreds of railroads, you get the most up-to-date information about your transportation assets and inventory, putting you in control.

The result? Reduced delays and variability. Improved railcar processing. Simplified rail planning and execution. Increased productivity. Resolved bottlenecks.

ShipperConnect™ Rating and Settlement

Improve efficiency and productivity. Wabtec’s ShipperConnect™ Rating & Settlement provides users a powerful system and analytical tools to streamline supply chain execution and increase visibility across all modes of transportation. This web-based tool provides accurate transportation rating and complete documentation for optimal routing and execution. The software’s Audit module enables you to ensure payments are applied correctly and incorrect payments are adjusted accordingly. Real-time visibility to all transportation invoice information is available via a web portal.

The result? Reduced delays and variability. Improved railcar processing. Simplified rail planning and execution. And increased productivity across your entire operation.

ShipperConnect™ Transload Management

Wabtec’s ShipperConnect™ Transload Management gives bulk terminal managers the visibility they need to control inventory movements—inbound, outbound and on-site. A powerful bulk terminal management software solution, Transload Management provides a single source of product-in-transit information across one or multiple facilities, communicating in real time and automating workflow to more efficiently fulfill customer orders.

The result? Better railcar and shipment visibility. Reduced inventory shrinkage. And maximum productivity.

ShipperConnect™ Yard Management

Wabtec’s ShipperConnect™ Yard Management enables you to synchronize your entire industrial yard operation. The software promotes greater inbound and outbound railcar and inventory visibility and fully integrates with Wabtec's Management System to interface directly with the serving railroad system, maximizing throughput and productivity, while also reducing the risk of delay, loss or contamination.

The result? Optimal transportation plans. Better handoffs. Maximized railcar loadings and on-time order fulfillment.