Projects

Ekol Logistics R&D Center aims to improve the main services of transportation, warehouse management, and customs clearance. Its work encompasses such fields as vehicle routing, distribution network design, pricing, ergonomy, process analysis, quality management, capacity planning, facility design, and investment planning.

Competencies

The Ekol R&D Team uses an inter-disciplinary approach which includes different competencies such as Process Development , Optimization, Simulation, Software Development, Quality Systems Management, Project Management . Within the scope of this inter-disciplinary approach, above competencies are utilized in harmony in conjunction with each other.

Process Development

Process Development

Optimization

Optimization

Simulation

Simulation

Software Development

Software Development

Automation & Mechanics Systems

Automation & Mechanics Systems

Project Management

Project Management

Warehouse Design & Modelling

Warehouse Design & Modelling

Projects

Multi-Depth Automatic Storage and Retrieval Systems Optimization with Smart Algorithms

Temporary Project No: 316 0 725
Year: 2016

In order to ensure optimal inventory area, to build a product placement algorithm with a mathematical model to minimize the need to move items and to maximize collection performance; and to minimize energy consumption with a modular shelf structure.

Design Automatic Warehouse and Field Management Processes in the FMCG Industry, and Develop a Commercializable Product through System Integration

Project No: 316 0 573
Year: 2016

Establish an operation method which eliminates the need for new improvements to meet different needs by foreseeing all possible requirements in logistics operations, and simply altering parameters or making choices in the warehouse management system. Have the user interfaces built – not only by software developers, but also by authorized and trained users.

Develop a Dynamic and Open-to-Improvement Tow Truck and Trailer Tracking System

Project No: 316 1 097
Year: 2016

Develop equipment and a system which instantly accesses the status of a vehicle such as location, speed, loading details, safety, fullness, and so on by taking into account industry requirements and the possibility to convert it into a commercializable product.

Develop a Real-Time Simulation-Based Supply-Chain Risk Management Methodology and Vehicle for Multi-Model Freight Transportation between Turkey and Germany

Project Type: TEYDEB 2+2
Year: 2015

Develop a simulation-based decision-support system platform for managing the obstacles and mitigating the risks on the multi-model systems between Turkey and Germany by taking into consideration the supports and incentives required to come up with a transportation infrastructure aimed at diverse industrial fields between Turkey and Germany, to move infrastructure from the logistics industry legislation, and from road transportation to sea and rail.

Develop an Interactively-Accessed Physical and Digital Information, Document and Archive Management System, and Create Automated Warehousing Systems Integration

Project Type: TEYDEB – 1501
Year: 2014

Complete document formats, storage plans, filing standards, disposal plans, automated warning systems for changes of location and the addressing of documents at their creation phase, ensure access to all files through the database, and build an advanced-technology document and file tracking system. Utilize automated compact archives for storage and retrieval operations, and integrate them into automated warehousing systems.

Overhaul Warehouse Material Flow with the Latest Technology and Applications for Retail Industry Warehouse Operation Processes

Project Type: TEYDEB – 1501
Year: 2014

At a time of fierce rivalry among retail giants racing against time to place products on shelves; build an Ekol Logistics operational infrastructure by optimizing this complex and multi-variable process to assist current and potential customers surpass intense competition, and to manage probable peak and bottom points that may pose uncertainty but may also yield significant results in sales volumes in the future.

Optimize Current Warehouse Management System and Increase Productivity based on Scientific Approach

Project Type: TEYDEB – 1505
Year: 2014

Build a planning tool by utilizing scientific methods to help determine whether a project is needed or not, and improve system capacity and speed to overcome a set of issues such as inefficient operation of the current system, its failure to satisfy the rising number of customers and their growth expectations, shortfall in current capacity, and customer dissatisfaction.

Develop a Decision Support System for Strategic Fleet Management

Project Type: SAN – TEZ
Year: 2014

With regard to the issue of fleet composition for different transportation models offered by the company; build a computer-assisted decision support tool which provides decision makers with solutions based on various scenarios in times of uncertainty by simultaneously taking into account fleet assignment, self-owned goods purchase/sale decisions, outsource use, and re-positioning resources on the logistics network.

Develop a Fully-Automated Flexible Logistics Warehouse Product Preparation, Matching, and Packaging Process

Project Type: TEYDEB – 1501
Year: 2013

Develop a product preparation system that sorts out, matches, packages, and directs products of different sizes to destination according to the region, without any changes and by eliminating the human factor.

Design a sorting algorithm which performs product selection and direction, in addition to mechatronic elements in which the mechanical system, electronic components, and automated control units collaborate in unison.

Build an Order Preparation Mechatronic System that works with Light-Directed Technology and provides a High Sorting Ratio

Project Type: TEYDEB – 1501
Year: 2013

Design and implement an automation system which prepares textile retail industry company store orders. Develop an automation design and the necessary software to prepare orders, by fetching the received boxes to the sorting stations on conveyors and distributing the goods inside the boxes by utilizing the put-to-light system for the addresses at the station.

Routing and Load Optimization System for Transportation Solutions

Project Type: TEYDEB – 1501
Year: 2012

Develop a routing optimization engine which ensures planning based on optimum values by minimizing error margins that may arise from human factors in route planning made through traditional methods;

A load optimization and network optimization engine comprising 3D loading modeling;

An optimization system to be analyzed with the fleet resource optimization engine and integrated into the Quadro online management and tracking system.

Develop Warehouse Management and Shipment Automation Systems

Project Type: TEYDEB – 1501
Year: 2008

Develop the infrastructure necessary to convert information into useful data, deliver it to relevant parties, store, and report it in the project that has been initiated to store more products in a smaller area, prepare more orders and provide services in a shorter period of time so as to improve operational competency to meet future needs by increasing the efficiency of warehouse management and shipping systems.

Develop an Automated Organization, Warehousing and Distribution System

Project Type: TEYDEB – 1501
Year: 2008

Conveyor Mechanical Design, Conveyor PLC Software and Conveyor Warehouse Software Integration to boost productivity and improve operational competency to meet future needs, and thus, store more products in a smaller area, and prepare more orders in a shorter period of time.

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