Adopt WiMAX to the communication means of the container position management system JR Freight
Japan Freight Railway (below JR Freight) is operated, it is so WiMAX has been adopted as a means of communication container location management system.
By combining like GPS or ID tag mounted on the fork list (wireless IC tag) in a freight station, the grasp in real time the position of a few tens centimeters accuracy of container, increasing the shortened transport accuracy of loading time The thing with purpose.
This of WiMAX has been used at the moment, a scene to be transmitted to tell you can transfer the cargo handling instructions to the forklift driver to know the location information of the container in the cargo station, that the forklift driver has conducted a cargo of as directed in has been exhibited. As of April 1, it is said that already has introduced a WiMAX nationwide 112 locations, can contribute to the maintenance cost reduction of efficiency and network of cargo handling work that JR cargo performed.