DIGITAL TWINING EXAMPLES

Challenges | Solutions | Results

Complex logistic network modelling and optimization

Challenges

Complex logistic routing rules for air, ocean, parcel and railway shipments

Continuously changing logistic network

Low transparency level of millions of historic transactional data

High cost and long lead-time of the shipments in the logistic network

Solution

  • Rule base logistics engine with AnyLogic
  • Experiment manager for different logistic routing scenarios as
    • Use middle routing logistic centres
    • Change transport type
    • Change shipment service level
  • KPIs for transport cost, lead time

Results

Validated global logistic network
Experiment manager for testing network changes
Visualize the network and summarize in KPI’s
Decrease transport cost and lead time of the network