Founder, Principal Daniel Johnson

Daniel Johnson, PE

Dan has 30 years of experience working with container, intermodal, and multi-use terminals in technology planning, automation, site planning (yard, rail, gate), project management, operational consulting, and strategic planning. Prior to founding Cargo Velocity, Dan gained valuable experience working in civil planning on more than 70 marine terminals and 25 intermodal rail facilities in 15 countries. His project expertise includes master planning, conceptual planning, preliminary engineering, final design, environmental permitting support, and program management. In addition, he has worked in container terminal operations management for the Ports of Seattle and Los Angeles.

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Business Partners

Cargo Velocity coordinates and manages a team of experts in various fields including business process analysis, port planning, gate analysis and design, TOS development, software architecture including Groovy coding, and rail yard design.

  • Our gate specialist has 25 years of experience working on gates, business analysis, road-related integration, and gap analysis.
  • Our wireless solutions specialist has 15 years of applied experience with port, rail and warehousing customers in the adoption and deployment of automated data collection and location solutions.
  • Our TOS & EDI specialist has 17 years of experience working on 72 Navis TOS implementations.
  • Our N4 testing specialist has 15 years of experience in Navis software including testing, performance optimization, and various automated terminals.
  • Our TOS Implementation Project Manager has more than 20 TOS Go-Live experiences.
  • Our N4 Business Analyst has 19 years of Navis TOS administration and operations experience.
  • Our Terminal consultant Planner has 15 years of experience advancing efficient cargo terminals.


Support Team

Cargo Velocity professionals support project delivery with a range of services including project management and control, professional editing, graphic design, AutoCAD drafting, report development and publishing, financial analysis, operational analysis, and quality assurance.


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