Press release

Navis Enhances Core TOS Functionality, Delivering Record Levels of Productivity with Launch of 3.7

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a part of Cargotec
and provider of operational technologies and services
that unlock greater performance and efficiency for the world’s leading
organizations across the shipping supply chain, has released N4 3.7, the
newest version of its flagship TOS with upgraded product features and
expanded capabilities. With this upgrade, Navis continues to enhance its
core TOS functionality to meet the critical needs of its manual,
semi-automated and fully automated terminal customers.

Navis has continuously updated its software to scale with growing
business needs of its customers globally. With the 3.7 update, customers
will reach new levels of productivity, increase visibility at
multi-facility terminals and leverage operational intelligence to
deliver better insights. Highlights of new functions include:

  • Expanded General Cargo Capabilities: Navis continues to expand
    its capability in the break bulk space and now supports cargo
    appointments, cargo flex fields, direct load/unload, and many new gate
    business tasks that control cargo.
  • Extensive Rail Enhancements: Extensive enhancements to Rail
    AutoStow and RGC Scheduler help handle growing rail volume with less
    landside congestion, better crane driving visibility, and more
    efficient truck dispatching. With N4 3.7, Navis also supports curved
    rail tracks.
  • Improved Efficiency and Visibility for Multi-facility Terminals: The
    new Multi-facility Carrier Operations Option enables
    multi-facility complexes to divert vessels to other facilities, as
    well as view and plan vessel visits downstream.
  • Greater Moves Per Hour: Measuring moves per hour is the gold
    standard for evaluating the effectiveness of a TOS in managing quay
    crane operations. The N4 Automation solution has made significant
    strides, with some terminals improving MPH by 16 percent in the past
    two years.
  • Strengthened Operational Insights: Navis’ BI Portal Analytics
    and Ops Monitoring dashboards have been enhanced to deliver
    better operational insights and tuned for better usability and

“As our customers continue to grow their terminal business, meeting the
demands of scaled operations is a top priority,” said Younus Aftab,
Chief Technology Officer, Navis. “We’ve made significant investments in
optimizing our solutions to support increasing terminal throughput and
these valuable additions and enhancements make N4, the world’s leading
TOS, even better. This upgrade reflects the feedback of hundreds of
customers currently operating on N4 and we built 3.7 with the goal of
helping our customers make strides in their business – whether they are
a greenfield site, fully automated or anywhere in between.”

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About Navis, LLC

Navis, a part of Cargotec Corporation, is a provider of operational
technologies and services that unlock greater performance and efficiency
for the world’s leading organizations across the shipping supply chain.
Navis combines industry best practices with innovative technology and
world-class services to enable our container terminals and carriers
alike to streamline their ocean supply chains and better collaborate
together, transforming how goods are efficiently delivered. Whether
tracking cargo through a port, automating equipment operations, or
managing multiple terminals through an integrated, centralized solution,
Navis provides a comprehensive set of solutions to optimize terminal
performance, vessel performance and cloud-based collaboration that
drives transparency, efficiency and profitability to a network of ocean
carriers and terminal operators.

About Cargotec Corporation

Cargotec (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) enables smarter cargo flow for a
better everyday with its leading cargo handling solutions and services.
Cargotec’s business areas Kalmar, Hiab and MacGregor are pioneers in
their fields. Through their unique position in ports, at sea and on
roads, they optimise global cargo flows and create sustainable customer
value. Cargotec’s sales in 2018 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion
and it employs around 12,000 people.