This tutorial is regarding the generation of “Reverse Open Path" for your runs.
“Revere Open Path" will result in the systems prioritizing of the furthest stop back to depot.
It is typically being used for collecting items from various stops back to the depot to minimize fuel wastage due to weight of the load.
Below is an image the expected path for Reverse and Open Path Routing
The numbers above and below of the map-marker icon are the job sequences of the stop in a run for Reverse Open Path and Open Path Routing respectively.
Image Of Reverse And Open Path Routing
How To Set Up
- Navigate to Settings > General.
- Scroll down to the “Plan" section > Enable “Reverse Direction".
- Click Save when done.
Note: The depot “Loading Time" will turn into “Unloading Time" when this feature is being enabled; and that this value will be added to the end of the run.
How To Use
A list of stops was created as follows.
Screenshot Before Planning
The “Reverse open path" generated a run prioritizing the furthest stop back to depot.