The activities associated with the arrival, validation and acceptance of a shipment in preparation for unloading. This includes processing identification of the vehicle, verification of paperwork, weighing in, providing special instructions to the unloading area, assigning a position in the unloading queue and parking or queueing the vehicle, container, rail car.
Products ordered and received by S3 processes require an associated dedicated production and/or customer order. The queueing of unloading may be dependent on the specific scheduling of these related production or customer orders.
Note: Common inputs and outputs are listed in alphabetical order. Other inputs and outputs may be required to support varying use cases.