Developed for speed, efficiency, and visibility, MercuryGate TMS’ dock scheduling feature allows you to manage multiple doors and significantly reduce delays, confusion, and miscommunication. Remove the guesswork, save time and money, and eliminate scheduling conflicts with this valuable component of MercuryGate TMS.

Detailed Dock Management

Within the MercuryGate TMS you can configure unique workflow and processes associated with each dock. Such configuration sets up the TMS to automatically load and recognize rules and procedures down to each individual door, shipment, and carrier to ensure defined operational requirements are met.

Configuration parameters address common dock door issues:

  • Defined inbound hours
  • Defined outbound hours
  • Defined appointment intervals
  • Dock-specific services
View live dock status. Graphs are updated in real time, even showing when a driver is loading, unloading, and over or under the scheduled time.

Control Complex Scheduling Parameters

Gain control and streamline dock scheduling faster and more accurately as MercuryGate TMS takes defined variables into consideration:

  • Holidays
  • Hazardous materials
  • Off-hours loading
  • Standing appointments
  • SCAC restrictions
  • Preferred carriers
  • Dock leveling
Directional Visibility. View inbound and outbound dock scheduling simultaneously.


High Level and Detail. View all appointments side-by-side, or click a load for detailed information.

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