ComOps (COM), a leading Australasian provider of workforce management solutions has announced an international reseller agreement with specialist employee relations consultancy – Portside Solutions Pty. Ltd. The agreement will see the global consultancy engage in both selling and implementing the ComOps workforce optimisation solution – Microster, into container ports across Europe, the Middle East and the Americas. Since being established in 2007, Portside Solutions has provided consulting services to many global organisations including DP World, Tasports, Capital Stevedores, APMT (Singapore), OMSA, TfNSW and QUBE Logistics, Australia’s largest bulk and general provider.
Microster is a highly specialised workforce management software solution with a long history within the ports and shipping industry. Microster includes rostering/scheduling, award interpretation, fatigue risk scoring and dynamic leave management. The solution offers enormous benefit to organisations that have complex workplace agreements that need to be tracked and refined on an on‐going basis and it has been implemented into some of the largest and most complex workforces across Australia and New Zealand. With the addition of Microster to their portfolio, Portside Solutions will focus their efforts on marketing to port management and assisting them to better manage rostering, meet work rules and productivity requirements and minimise their costs.