Another breakthrough for RFID technology

Mongelluzzo, Bill
December 2003
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);12/22/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 51, p22
Reports on the plan of the West Coast Marine Terminal Operators to pay for and install radio frequency identification (RFID) tags on trucks that haul containers in and out of U.S. West Coast terminals. Significance of the use of RFIDs; Concern of the trucking industry on the legality of making the use of wireless technology mandatory for calling at a marine terminal; Statement of Jon Hemingway, president of SSA Marine, on the agenda of terminal operators; Efficiency of the use of wireless technology at marine terminals.


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