CARMEN ACCR software

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CARMEN Automatic Container Code Recognition Software

CARMEN ACCR software

We design, manufacture and market both OCR software and integrated OCR devices for Automatic Container code recognition: processing container code characters automatically by computer systems.

The CARMEN automatic container code recognition software was developed to recognize the standard container codes the ISO 6346 codes, which are also known as BIC codes.

CARMEN ACCR is an innovative identification technology for surveillance, traffic management, inventory management and logistic solutions.

Our Container code recognition software is based on optical character recognition (OCR) technology. The Carmen ACCR meets all the neccessary requirements, it is fast, relibale and cost-effective.

CARMEN ACCR is a core technology rather than a complete application, and it was specially designed and developed to be easily integrated into complex intelligent applications. As a flexible system, with its comprehensive functions library it can be tailored to meet special customer requirements.

The CARMEN ACCR package contains the following elements


  • Automatic Container Code Recognition engine
  • FXVD4mc_sC grabber card
  • Functions library (for C++, VB.NET, C#)
  • Demo and test applications
  • Tutorial and sample programs both in executable and source code

Optionally provided devices:
- FXCAM Container 3-in-1 Camera: high resolution camera with auto iris optic and special synchronized unit with the external illuminators.

Possible applications include


  • Building a comprehensive database of traffic movement
  • Automation and simplicity of airport and harbour logistics
  • Border control management
  • Inventory management
  • Container surveillance systems