Port solutions

In 1973 the first Port Community System in the world, developed by dbh, was inaugurated. Today, our solutions are particularly well suited to the challenges, requirements & wishes of various sea and inland ports.

As a port authority, organisation in container logistics, – cargo handling, or organisation of hinterland traffic: optimise your logistics processes with our software products and make data exchange with your partners easier.

Port Community System

The dbh Port Community System is a central information system with extensive functions to connect different data processing systems of port industry and authorities:

  • Electronic orders from the port with connections to customs for seaports in the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany
  • Import, export and transshipment for shipowners, terminals and freight forwarders in accordance with customs legislation
  • Various solutions for global shipping of SOLAS VGM (Verified Gross Mass) to shipping companies.
  • Optimization of truck transport and status information on containers

Other software products and services complete the portfolio:

  • Shipping and processing of rail goods
  • Central electronic declaration of dangerous goods and stock overview
  • Port authority’s system for performing administrative tasks in the seaport
  • Notifications from the National Single Window authority for ships calling at seaports
  • Processing of orders for container stuffing and stripping stations and cargo handling companies
  • Standard software for seaports and inland ports consisting of the modules harbour master, storage, terminal, rail and videogate

Member of IPCSA

As a partner of several international projects we are involved in the development of ports. Our logistics experts offer advice, software development and implementation of projects for the international and national port industry.