Packer3d Online Service v.3 performs mixed box, cylinder/drum, and pallet cargo loading plan optimization for containers, trucks, and railroad cars.
Features: The Packer3d is a online service. Using this you can calculate optimal packing plans on containers, trucks and railroad freight cars. The loads can be a mix of different types of boxes, cylinders and pallets. How efficiently things are packed can make a difference of 5 to 20% of load. The service is based on subscription and is available to registered users only. You can figure out how best to pack a shipping container with the given mix of cargo. How much space will be occupied is calculated. You will get to know if the space is sufficient too. A visual illustration is provided to give you a complete understanding of how exactly things need to be packed into the container/truck etc.
That presents several possibilities that one can figure out from the program. You can find out how much cargo will be necessary to fill an entire delivery vehicle. Depending on the cargo volume how many such container/ truck or railroad freight cars will be needed. You can effectively coordinate and manage your 3rd party logistics (3PL) provider. The process of finding out the situation of your cargo is fairly simple. You need to enter the goods, shipment quantity and its dimensional parameters. Select the container, truck or the railroad freight car you are planning to use or enter details of your own. A 3D loading plan is displayed. You also get a detailed report via email giving you complete details.
Overall: A really useful program for people who ship a lot of things in their daily work.