Specify containers for preliminary packages - Intergraph Smart Materials - Version 10.1 - Help - Hexagon PPM

Intergraph Smart Materials Portal Classic Help (10.1)

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10.1

Who all can own or provide a container?

A container can be owned or provided by the shipping company, supplier, or freight forwarder. You assign the owner of a container in the Container Provider box. However, the freight forwarder option is only available if the PPL or the packing list has an EML number assigned.

  1. On the Packing tab, select the agreement number for which you want to specify containers, and click Preliminary Packing Lists.

  2. Select the PPL for which you want to specify containers.

  3. If all the preliminary packages in the PPL share the same container, perform the following steps.

    1. On the PPL Header Details tab, select PPL Level from the Provide Container Characteristics at list.

    2. Click Save.

    3. Click Manage Container Characteristics.

    4. Click Specify Container.

    5. In the Container Provider box, select the provider / owner of the container.

    6. In the Container Number box, enter a container number.

    7. In the Container Type box, enter the container type.

    8. In the Container Dimension box, enter the container dimensions.

    9. Select the Out of Gauge check box, if the packages extend beyond the container.

    10. Click Save.

  4. If all the preliminary packages in the PPL do not share the same container, perform the following steps.

    1. On the PPL Header Details tab, select Preliminary Packages Level from the Provide Container Characteristics at list.

    2. Click Save.

    3. Select a preliminary package under the PPL.

    4. On the Package Header Details tab, enter the Container Provider, Container Number, Container Type, and Container Dimension in the corresponding boxes under Container Characteristics.

    5. Select the Out of Gauge check box, if the packages extend beyond the container.

    6. Click Save.

    7. Repeat the above steps for all the preliminary packages in the PPL.