A clear lane freight planter uses the internet to plan freight shipments to a remote location, then ships them off to a destination where the buyer can claim the cargo.
The idea is to make it a hassle-free process and, in the process, make the shipping process easier for the shipping company.
The company also hopes the program will cut costs, increase profits and, ultimately, encourage more people to use the service.
The planer’s website describes the project as a “freight clearing process.”
The project is currently being run in northern B.L.C., but FreightLine.ca has a similar program in B.A.C.’s Fraser Valley.
B.S. Freightline is a regional program in the Lower Mainland and runs from the port of Burnaby in B:L to Victoria, the West Coast and into British Columbia.
It has a fleet of up to 50 freight clearing trucks, which can clear as much as 200 containers a day.
Freights are usually placed in the trucks by barge or by road, and then moved on foot to a shipping container, which is usually about 50 metres by 50 metres, depending on the size of the container and the shipping method.
It is usually a two- to three-hour operation, and the truck has to complete it within a certain time period.
B:LR Freightliner is the regional program run by the Fraser Valley Maritime Corporation, a private corporation that operates Freightlines barge and road service in the Fraser River Valley.
The program has been in operation since 2013 and the company says its goal is to reduce costs by 30 per cent.
FreighterLine’s website says the planer will help to remove unclaimed goods from the shipping container and deliver them to a ship that can be reclaimed or used as a stand-alone container.
The trucking company is using a special process called ‘trash removal’, which removes items that are too small or too heavy to fit in a regular shipping container.
“We’re doing this for a variety of reasons,” Freight Lines general manager Jim Smith said in an interview.
“One is we want to reduce the cost of shipping containers, which we know people want to ship their goods to.”
The other reason is that the planers will be able to use trucking trucks and the freight containers they will be used to, Smith said.
“It’s a very low-risk, high-return, high efficiency operation that will reduce our costs significantly and we’re very excited about it.”
Freight line in B.:LR is run by FreightLabs, a Vancouver-based company that sells equipment for clearing cargo.
Its website describes its “clean freight” program as a way to remove and reuse cargo without the need for trucking.
Freelabs uses a special method called “trash reduction” that involves cutting off excess cargo, moving it on a conveyor belt and removing all or part of it.
The goal is for the truck to leave a large, clean container and return it to the port.
Freewalkers said FreightLiners program will not be the first one to offer such a service.
In October, the Fraser Ports Authority began offering Freight Liners to cargo ships, which will allow them to remove up to 15 tonnes of unclaimed waste and deliver it to their destination.
FreewayLine.com is also a regional project run by Fraser Ports that runs from Burnaby to Port Coquitlam, B:M.
The Fraser Ports authority said FreewayLiners is the only regional Freight Lanes program in Canada.
FreerLabs has a website that offers similar services in Bancroft Sound, N.S., and in Prince Edward Island, N:S.
The site says the program is intended to be an efficient way to clear cargo and move it to a specific container.
Freighting Line is one of the largest freight clearing programs in the world, according to Freightlane.com, which tracks its services.
Freese.ca is a Freight liners website that runs in Bayshore, B.:V and is operated by FreewayLabs.
FreesightLine operates a fleet that covers a total of 10,000 containers.
In 2013, the company said it had a fleet to the tune of 100,000, including 1.5 million containers.
“The goal is the lowest possible costs and the fastest delivery time,” Freewayline.com website says.
Freescale Freescales is an internet-based service company that provides a variety in the freight clearing industry.
Its Freescaler Freight Clearance service offers a clear lane service in its own warehouses and offers a fleet based on container loading.
“Our business model is that we ship containers and ship containers for freight companies and we ship container shipments for Freightl