Centralized Exam Station Module

Logistics Management System

Logistics management system for CES

When a logistics management system must handle centralized exam station operation for CBP our software provides unique control, visibility, and profitability. Working with US CBP is demanding and success requires execution in operations and compliance. Silver Bullet has focused on a complete logistics management system to meet the needs of Centralized Examination Sites (CES) who serve freight forwarders, customs brokers and importers. This logistics management system automates every component of the examination process which includes drayage, equipment (container, chassis, and trailer) management, gate and yard management, dock and trans-load management, warehouse management, rate management, per diem management and final delivery. The logistics management system also offers full functionality for temperature controlled cargo including a full notification toolset to manage exceptions for temperature controlled equipment and cargo.

A modular logistics management system

The logistics management system includes a CES module, a Warehouse Module, a Yard Module and a Drayage Module.  Some of these also include mobile applications that streamline the processes within each of the modules and additional web modules to manage visibility and payments.    

Functionality designed with a deep understanding of logistics services

The Silver Bullet CES module automates the processes performed by a Centralized Examination Site which include receiving, devanning, flipping, storing, trans-loading and re-loading containers that are selected by CBP for Examinations.

The Silver Bullet CES module provides the following functionality:

  • Reports and Tracks on the status of containers and goods on the
    floor for CBP
  • Integrates with brokers, forwarders, and importers electronically
  • Automatically notifies stakeholders of changes in status of
    containers, exams, and goods.
  • Automatically calculates storage fees.
  • Integrates with the steamship lines and chassis rental companies.
  • Automatically rates invoices based on the stored public rates for
    examinations services.
  • Integrated with Silver Bullet Trucking, Yard, Warehouse,
    Trans-Loading, Bonded, and CFS functionality.
  • Tracks, processes, and stores exams data intuitively but with the
    flexibility to accommodate special business practices.
  • Provides a web application where importers, forwarders and customs
    brokers can log-in to track status of their containers.
  • Provides a web application where importers, forwarders and customs
    brokers can pay for their invoices online.
  • Improves control of CBP support services in:
  • Food and Drug Exams
  • Fumigation
  • Agricultural Exams
  • Contraband Exams
  • Trade Enforcement Exams

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