360°Strategic Asset Management > Setup > Base > Routes

Use this form to create and maintain all the base routes with from and to locations and route distances as well as the costing per route and route type.

Note

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 routes

Add/Remove new route legs

Navigating the form

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

Route actions

Action Buttons

Description

Route New

Create a new route for transportation.

Edit

Edit the route.

Delete

Delete the route.

Header view

Header view detail of the routes.

Line view

Line view detail of the routes.

Refresh

Refresh the page

Export to Microsoft Excel

The function is used to export selected data to Microsoft Excel

Attachments

This button is a document handling function

Line Grid View

This form will open with the display view of GRID to view all the Routes.

Field

Description

Routing code

This field defines the route uniquely. This is an user definable code. This code is linked to the route type, because the same route can be used for different types of transportation. (For example: Route type = "road" can have a route with a route code = PLACE A - PLACE B - PLACE A, and the same route code can be used for route type = "air").

Description

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

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.

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)

UOM type

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

UOM

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

UOM type

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

Duration

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.

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.

Line Detail View

This form will open with the display view of DETAIL to view all the route legs link to the route.

FastTab

Field

Description

Route

Routing code

This field defines the route uniquely. This is an user definable code. This code is linked to the route type, because the same route can be used for different types of transportation. (For example: Route type = "road" can have a route with a route code = PLACE A - PLACE B - PLACE A, and the same route code can be used for route type = "air").

Description

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

Route legs View

This form display the view of all the route legs link to the route.

Action Buttons

Description

Add line

Add a new route leg to the transportation route.

Remove line

Remove a route leg from the transportation route.

Field  

Description  

Sequence number

This field defines the sequence order for the executing of the route legs.

Route leg :-

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.

Grade

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

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.

UOM

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

Duration

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.

Route legs - Line details

This form display the view of all the route legs line details.

Tab

Field

Description

Line details

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)

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.

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.

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.

Characteristics

General

This grouping tab view the characteristics code detail, indicators and variables against the route leg.

Lookup

This grouping tab view the characteristics lookup detail against the route leg.

Map

Details

This grouping tab view the graphical map view and detail instructions for the selected route leg.

Header View

This detail is displayed only in the detail view of the form.

FastTabs

Field

Description

Route

Routing code

This field defines the route uniquely. This is an user definable code. This code is linked to the route type, because the same route can be used for different types of transportation. (For example: Route type = "road" can have a route with a route code = PLACE A - PLACE B - PLACE A, and the same route code can be used for route type = "air").

Description

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

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 too location is selected.

Route calculations

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.

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.

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.