RFID Systems for the Logging Industry

The logging industry in the U.S. and Canada are vital parts of the countries’ economy. The ancient art of logging has been established for decades with several professionals with expertise in the transportation of trees or logs over short and long distances alike. The large amount of inventory, machinery involved, and organization required to accomplish these tasks begs for a solution that will ensure maximum profitability.

GAO RFID solutions for Logging will assist forestry professionals tackle the common challenges that they face every day including but not limited to:

  • Ensuring that illegal logging does not occur and that your business premises are properly secured
  • Ensuring that equipment is adequately maintained and capable of full functionality at all times
  • Ensuring that inventory is being properly managed
  • Organizing defined work schedules more efficiently with designated tasks assigned to each laborer
  • Protecting against invasive insects and diseases that could serve to destroy your tree farm

Our RFID solutions help to automate logging processes to ensure the efficient operation of your company through allowing you to manage schedules more effectively, control access, managing your tree inventory, and better managing the processes involved in equipment maintenance.

GAO RFID System Solutions: Logging Industry

Logging is an industry based around a subset of individuals who love the outdoors and who aren’t afraid of the physical work involved. In order to effectively manage a business in the forestry sector, there are a number of things to consider in the management of your product. The GAO RFID Logging Services System will ensure that your operations remain efficient, well thought out, and thoroughly managed by enabling the tracking and monitoring of your assets and personnel in real-time.

Protecting Inventory and Guarding against Pests

Watching an insect gradually destroy a tree farm from the inside out isn’t a pretty thing to witness. There’s no need to let this happen to you. The GAO RFID Asset Tracking System will give you the tools necessary to be able to adequately monitor your inventory as well as to tag your trees with Rugged RFID Tags that provide permanent IDs. This can easily serve to keep your productivity high and therefore meet your profit expectations.

Equipment Maintenance

When one gets into larger tree farms, the equipment required to conduct mass logging operations can be very expensive and, for smaller businesses, the loss of any of these pieces of heavy machinery can mean a permanent stop to their business. The GAO RFID Asset Tracking System will allow you to create and monitor a maintenance schedule to ensure that your equipment is constantly being tested and that every piece of equipment is in a state of full operation for when you need it most.

Keep Your Business On Track

Logging businesses often times succeed based off of whether they can meet daily efficiency targets as seasons come and go. The window of time to cut, sell, and transport is comparatively short. The GAO RFID Logging Services System will keep your business on track and ensure that all aspects of your logging business are being attended to in order of relevancy and importance. With our RFID solutions, you will ensure that your harvest presents its maximum profitability utilizing state-of-the-art technology to maintain vigilance.

Protect against Illegal Logging

Every year, landowners lose hundreds of thousands of dollars to timber theft. This is a major problem in the forestry industry with sometimes to theft going unnoticed for years. In the modern age, with recent advancements in technology however, it’s more than possible to maintain an astute eye over your premises to guard against intruders. The GAO RFID Logging Services System utilizes surveillance technologies to identify possible security breaches and to safely secure your property. This allows business owners to manage their logging inventory in ways manual tracking or barcoding are unable to do.

Integrating our Solution with your Forestry Management System

The GAO RFID Logging Services System can be deployed as a standalone solution or can be integrated with your forestry management system and software solutions, according to your specific needs.

At the core of our solution is GAO RFID’s AUTO-ID Engine which incorporates middleware and essential RFID functions that perform RFID data collection and information processing. Our AUTO-ID Engine seamlessly integrates with a wide variety of emergency management systems so that you can access the data it collects directly via the system or systems you currently have in place.

Our team of professionals will use our hardware and system integration expertise to integrate the GAO RFID Solution with your IT architecture. The result is an RFID solution that is seamlessly unified with your forestry or logging management system.

 Contact us for more information on how our GAO RFID Logging Services System can be adapted to fit your company’s needs.