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ELECTRONIC CARGO TRACKING MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (ECTS)


Project Information

CLIENT Kenya Revenue Authority
PROJECT FINANCIER Government of Kenya
PROJECT CONTRACTORS NAVISAT-CHESS Consortium
PROJECT DURATION 2008 - 2013
SITE LOCATION
  1. Western Region: Isbania Border Point, Busia Border Point , Malaba Border Point
  2. Southern Region : Namamga Border Point, Holili Border point and Lunga, Mombasa Port
  3. Athi river-Nairobi EPZ

NAVISAT/CHESS deployed an Electronic Cargo Tracking Management System (ECTS) solution for Kenya Revenue that enables real-time tracking of cargo from point of loading to point of discharge or offloading. The system was introduced to help customs bodies and private transporters worldwide monitor movement of goods remotely and prevent the following:

  • Theft of goods in transit by providing cargo visibility through real-time monitoring
  • Dumping of goods in transit through a given territory

Main Features

ECTS is a superior system to vehicle tracking system it incorporates the following technologies;

Objectives of ECTS

Our Role

In this project Chess Enterprises was the implementation partner. We performed the following roles;

  1. Project Management
  2. Design Modifications recommendation and approval of ECTS kits
  3. Factory Inspection and ordering of kits
  4. Installation and Configuration of the ECTS Monitoring server system and field devices
  5. Realtime monitoring or armed field devices in transit