Port of Tanjung Pelepas (PTP) continues digital strategy with latest ERP System from Ramco

  • Posted by ACN Newswire
  • February 16, 2019 9:14 AM GMT

MALAYSIA, Feb 16, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - The Port of Tanjung Pelepas Sdn Bhd (PTP), a member of MMC Group Bhd (BM:MMC), has sealed an agreement with Ramco Systems to upgrade the port's current Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system.

With the agreement, Ramco will implement its comprehensive ERP suite comprising Procurement, Inventory, Finance, Maintenance, Human Capital Management, Treasury, Loan Management, as well as Planning & Budgeting.

The upgrade is part of PTP's continuous efforts in empowering its digital strategy and enhancing its operational efficiency. In addition, it is also to supplement the port's growing customer demand and requirement of the industry.

Marco Neelsen, Chief Executive Officer of PTP, explained the digital roadmap was testament to PTP's commitment to providing best-in-class service for its customers. "Given the pace of technoloy, it is imperative for PTP to remain competitive and attractive. By investing in the latest technology, we are establishing our terminal as one of the best equipped and most technologically advanced terminal ports in the region".

"We also wanted to choose a digital solution partner with tools that can aid us in our growth as well as give us the right platform to integrate to advanced technologies. With the product and service that Ramco provides us, we believe it will benefit us well".

Virender Aggarwal, CEO of Ramco Systems, stated "as one of the leading trusted ERP software providers, our main objective is to enable the end-to-end digital transformation for our client organisations. PTP, being one of the world's premier and biggest transhipment ports will expand our expertise while we continue supporting their vision with our technologies and innovations."

"Ramco's ability to offer a single integrated suite covering ERP, Finance, HR, and Asset Management all on the same platform coupled with capability to bring latest technology features such as Artificial Intelligence, Chatbots, Mobility and much more has been the key differentiator driving large conglomerates to embark on a digital transformation program," added Aggarwal.

Ramco ERP has been delivering significant innovation, cost savings, and superior business processes to global organisations. Ramco's focus on usability, context-awareness, mobility, overall flexibility and comprehensive functionality has enabled smooth technological transitions for customers.

About Port of Tanjung Pelepas

The Port of Tanjung Pelepas (PTP) is Malaysia's largest container terminal, delivering reliable, efficient and advanced services to major shipping lines and box operators, and providing shippers in Malaysia and abroad extensive connectivity to the global market. Its terminal operations are backed up by state-of-the-art facilities, equipment and IT systems linked to all port users. The Port is operating 14 berths totalling 5.04 km in linear wharf design, and its container yard is one of the largest in the region with a capacity to 10.5 million TEU annually.

PTP is grouped under MMC Port Holdings Sdn Bhd (MMC Ports), Malaysia's largest integrated logistics service provider. MMC Ports is a wholly-owned subsidiary of MMC Corporation Bhd (BM:MMC), a leading utilities and infrastructure group with long standing credentials and capabilities in Ports & logistics, Energy & utilities and Engineering. PTP is a joint venture between MMC Corporation Bhd (70%) and APM Terminals (30%), a leading global ports group with a global port network in 62 countries. For more information, please visit www.ptp.com.my.

About Ramco Systems

Ramco (RMCS:NSE) is a next-gen enterprise software player disrupting the market with its multi-tenant cloud and mobile-based enterprise software in HR and Global Payroll, ERP and M&E MRO for Aviation. Part of the USD 1 billion Ramco Group, Ramco Systems focuses on Innovation and Culture to differentiate itself in the marketplace.

With 1700+ employees spread across 24 offices globally, Ramco follows a flat and open culture where employees are encouraged to share knowledge and grow. No Hierarchies, Cabin-less Offices, Respect work and not titles, among others are what makes the team say, Thank God it's Monday! For more information, please visit www.ramco.com, or follow Ramco on Twitter @ramcosystems / @ramcohcm and stay tuned to http://blogs.ramco.com.

For further information, contact:
Vinitha Ramani
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