Passion is what keeps MSC moving ahead. Innovation drives the way we develop technology to transport goods faster, more efficiently and in a more sustainable manner. Our growing fleet, modern equipment and dedicated teams, demonstrate the commitment of MSC towards our customers. This commitment is reflected in our use of smart containers.
Real-time container data, everywhere at any time
Shipping with MSC means to have real-time information about your freight at any time, from door-to-door on sea, rail or road. You can track your cargo, know the condition of temperature and being informed of shocks and doors status.
We take your cargo, you have the control!
What is a Smart Container?
A Smart Container is a standard container permanently fitted with sensors that show you the following information in real-time as the cargo travels across the planet:
What are the benefits of a Smart Container?
A smart container provides you with:
- greater control over your cargo
- 24/7 visibility of your shipments via rail, road or sea, anywhere In the world
- real-time notifications for all your containers
Data from smart containers is used to optimize a large range of operations within your Supply Chain. It’s much more than just knowing the position of your containers on a map. It works to support everything from supply chain efficiency and progress compliance through to cargo security and custom clearance.
We are continuously innovating
MSC partners with Traxens, a French technology company, to enhance supply chain management for shippers through unprecedented visibility of dry cargo flow from door to door. The Traxens smart container system brings efficiency, safety and predictability to shipping and is the only one designed to deliver the benefits of IoT and Big Data to the whole shipping ecosystem.
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