yard management for industry

Yard Management System
Smart processes in the yard

For more efficiency in daily operations:
Planning and reality harmonized

The yard management system for industries gives logisticians a complete view of the current situation in the yard. The optimization allows for real-time adjustments to any short-term changes in the planned handling , whether it's at the truck entrance, at the gate, in the yard or at the dock.

The new scheduling decisions are taken under consideration of a multitude of marginal conditions of the daily business and are automatically communicated to all parties involved.

benefit from

  • Transparency at the entrance, at the gate, and at the loading points
  • Flexible implementation of the time slot schedules
  • Efficient resource utilization
  • Reduced throughput times
  • Compliance with the planned departure


Managing an industrial yard is complex, time-critical, and characterized by numerous activities and process dependencies.

Logistics managers always require transparency about the current situation to make the right decisions. By automating routine tasks and using AI in the yard, it is not only possible to achieve a daily optimum for the yard, but also to gain time for further process optimization.

Our yard management system for industry synchronizes the logistics processes in the yard. Real-time optimization enables logisticians to react quickly to unplanned events in the truck flow and in the yard and to reschedule downstream processes.

Keep your finger on the process pulse with

  • Real-time reaction to newly occurring events
  • High customer satisfaction thanks to planning reliability
  • Low manual recording and processing efforts

integrated logistical processes 

  • Inbound trucks
    ETA calculation, optimization of truck throughput sequence, mobile check-in via app
  • Gate handling
    Self-check-in or direct entry, connection or integration of self-service terminals, barriers, cameras, etc.
  • Accompanying activities and check lists
    such as weighing, issuing transport documents, ADR control etc.
  • Loading point Management
    Administration and control of loading resources, documentation of load securing, optimization of the throughput sequence.
  • Trailer Yard
    Management of trailer parking spaces, control of internal shunter vehicles, handling of delivery and collection of trailers

What makes our solution unique

  • Real-time optimization after each status change in the yard in relation to the overall efficiency
  • Simultaneous consideration of available resources, utilization, planned time slots and current situation in the yard
  • Optimal control of the process through continuous adjustment in case of unscheduled truck arrival times or deviations in loading point capacities
  • Save IT resources through SaaS
  • Automation of your yard processes



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Oliver Graf

Business Development

Oliver Graf started working for INFORM GmbH in 2010 and mainly deals with time slot management, yard management and transport control.