Strategic Asset Management > Setup > Base > Route legs

Use this form to create and maintain all the base route legs with locations and route distances as well as the costing per route and route type. For the management of routes and route legs, pre-defined locations and locations structures has to be setup in the object location definition and object structure, and the locations should be available as selected routes.

Tasks that use this form

Create new route legs

Setup of route leg characteristics

Navigating the form

The following tables provide descriptions for the controls in this form:

Route leg actions

Action Buttons

Description

New

Create a new route leg.

Delete

Delete the selected route leg.

Routing leg characteristics

Use this form to create and maintain the route leg characteristics.

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This tab is displayed only in the Line view of the form.

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Field

Description

Route Leg

Grade

This field defines the grading of the route leg condition/difficulty. (Scale is 0-3, with 0 = very good, and 3 = very bad).

Route type

This field is a predefined field with values to distinguish between the different types of transport mechanisms. (For example: Rail, road, water, air, etc)

From Location

Select the location from where the transportation task will start.

From location structure

Select the location structure from where the transportation task will start. This field will automatically be added when the from location is selected.

To Location

Select the location to where the transportation task will end.

To location structure

Select the location structure to where the transportation task will end. This field will automatically be added when the to location is selected.

Sales price

This field is the sales price for transportation base on the distance and the duration of this route.

Cost price

This field is the cost price for transportation base on the distance and the duration of this route.

Description

This field is a detailed description of the route, for example : Return trip - PLACE A - PLACE B - PLACE A.)

Route leg attributes

UOM type

This field defines the unit of measure type to be used for defining the duration.

UOM

This field is the unit of measure that will be used for the measurement of the route duration.

Duration

This field defines the unit of measure type to be used for defining the duration.

UOM type

This field defines the unit of measure type to be used for defining the distance.

UOM

This field is the unit of measure that will be used for the measurement of the route distance.

Distance

This field is the total distance of the route. If route legs are created for the route, the calculated distance of all the route legs will be the distance of the route.