Command Alkon launched a product known as TicketPro, a product designed to digitize material and haul tickets at a facility or job site by extracting data using optical character recognition (OCR) technology, according to a Thursday (July 8) press release.
The company said this tool can allow material supply operations, construction sites and material haulers to remove the “headaches of paper tickets” from their work, per the release.
A worker, or ticket signer, selects a project in the system, selects what material is being hauled, then takes a picture of the physical ticket, per the release. The system also has the ability to use scanner integration or to capture tickets from a scale printer.
With this system, project managers and office staff will have a fuller picture of all loads that come in but remove the need to spend hours managing tickets with invoices.
This problem is especially prevalent in the heavy construction sector, as PYMNTS…