Container status, availability and fee/demurrage information shown in eModal is provided either by a shipping line or terminal operator so the process of updating or refreshing data is conintual. In certain cases, updates may have been posted in one system, but the process to send it to eModal has not yet completed. Occaisionally, there could also be issues with the originators(e.g. TOS or EDI program) that impacts ALL messages coming to eModal as well. When you feel there is a discrepancy between data in eModal and a host system, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We love getting new ideas from customers and users. Simply email our support group at email@example.com and make sure to put "Enhancement Request" in the subject line.
On average, between 2-4 weeks time is required to configure and launch an appointment or PreGate function within eModal. This assumes that your facility arlready shares data with eModal or, if not, you're happy to use one of our existing interface message specifcations (or an EDI message) to do so.