24 Jul 2023
Suppliers PSI Transcom GmbH
Umbrella City Lines GmbH Relies on Personnel Dispatching System Profahr
Umbrella City Lines GmbH has awarded PSI Transcom GmbH with the delivery of the personnel dispatching system Profahr. The system was successfully put into operation after an implementation phase of only four weeks.
The personnel dispatching system will schedule services to 37 drivers on a daily basis. Short-term changes will be scheduled automatically and in compliance with legal requirements. Profahr (german only) includes modules for mobile communication, payroll accounting, the management of occasional services and the creation of duty rosters. With the help of the integrated operational information and communication solution, drivers can use mobile devices to view their duty roster, register for duty, use the duty swap platform and write messages.
With the implementation of Profahr, the company is taking a major step towards digitalization and will create significantly more efficient and transparent processes.
Hamburg-based Umbrella City Lines GmbH, a member of the Umbrella Mobility Group, took over scheduled services in the district of Görlitz on behalf of DB Regio AG, Bus Business Unit, Region East, on July 1, 2023. The fleet, consisting of 25 buses, serves a route network of approximately 1.4 million kilometers. Umbrella City Lines GmbH operates as a subcontractor at further locations in Germany.
The PSI Group develops software products for optimizing the flow of energy and materials for utilities (energy grids, energy trading, public transport) and industrial companies (metals production, automotive, mechanical engineering, logistics). As an independent software producer, PSI has been a technology leader since 1969 for process control systems that ensure sustainable energy supply, mobility and production by combining AI methods with industrially proven optimization methods. The innovative industry products are sold both directly and via the cloud-based PSI App Store. In fiscal year 2022, PSI generated annual sales of just under 250 million euros with more than 2,200 employees in 17 countries.
This article was originally published by PSI Transcom GmbH.
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