Advent and VESystems joint venture for PierPass

 07 Oct 2008 11.31am

PierPASS is a not-for-profit organization created by marine terminal operators to reduce congestion and improve air quality in and around the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach. The PierPASS OffPeak program provides an incentive for cargo owners to move cargo at night and on weekends, in order to reduce truck traffic and pollution during peak daytime traffic hours and to alleviate port congestion. VESystems is the premier provider of back office solutions and services for the transportation industry. Headquartered in Irvine, California, the company has delivered award winning customer service, violation processing, transponder inventory control and financial management and reporting for the Transportation Corridors Agencies in California. The company also provides complete IT and consulting support for its toll industry customers in North America. Advent, Inc. is a leader in the development of customized applications for mission critical systems in the maritime transportation industry. For the past 12 years, Advent has delivered global operating systems for multi-national ocean carriers and complete management systems for terminal operators.

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