ABB has introduced its Ability Stockyard Management System, the latest addition to a portfolio of digitally enabled industry solutions, products and services. According to the company, the Stockyard Management System enables fully integrated collaborative operation by connecting all available information and process data to optimize stockyards and bulk material-handling terminals and stockyards.

Designed to provide sophisticated material tracking and quality management, the system is claimed to increase the efficiency of stockyards by connecting consecutive steps in complete materials transportation chains. ABB said it enables seamless integration in production planning, providing real-time information on handled material, and supports the management of one or multiple inputs and outputs of different material qualities, storage, mixing and blending.
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