The Smart Gate System is integrated with the Port Community System and the Terminal Gate Systems to improve the operational efficiency within the Port.
It is also integrated with security and operational processes, creating a more efficient interface between King Abdullah Port gate operations and government bodies such as Customs and Coast Guard.
The Smart Gate System automates security functions, authenticating the identity of the driver, vehicle and cargo.
This automation of operational functions reduces or eliminates the need for human intervention.
The Smart Gate System significantly reduces the time to handle trucks at the Port gate and speeds up turn around time in the Port.
It reduces the volume of traffic inside the Port by only allowing in trucks that have an appointment.
It also helps the Terminal Operator to improve productivity by preparing containers for delivery based on appointments.