About Us

Our Vision

Smart-Tecs started as gate provider twenty years ago. We soon became a leader in providing Gate & OCR solutions to stevedoring and transportation industry. We are located in the SF Bay Area, in the center of technology innovation. Our new leadership brings transparency and values to our corporate culture extending it to all our customers.

smart-Tecs is dedicated to customer satisfaction, consistently delivering measurable results and commitment to safety. smart-Tecs designs, implements, deploys, and maintains the smartGATE GOS, OCR gate, OCR crane, and RFID, Web and Security systems. We have a strong record of meeting target budget and schedule by successfully completed 25+ installations of different sizes, ranging from 5-7 lanes to 60-80 lanes.

We designed gate systems and terminal automation solutions for many terminals around the globe. Our automated solutions provide clients with a distinct competitive advantage, combining the flexibility of global connection with the efficiency of local expertise. We are dedicated to customer satisfaction, consistently delivering measurable results and our commitment to safety in the workplace is second to none. smart-Tecs has been providing technology to container facilities for over a decade. We continue to innovate and develop new products with a leading edge technology road map.

In the last several years we have completed 20+ large technology projects in USA, New Zealand, Canada and Europe. smart-Tecs’ products reduce customer’s technology costs and allows them to effectively plan and schedule the development of the terminal facilities. smart-Tecs has an effective support team that focuses on preventative maintenance, issue review and training to keep support costs down and downtime at a minimum. We understand challenges involved in integrating gate, OCR, RFID, and TOS systems and how to manage them effectively.

smart-Tecs provides a complete Gate automation solution which includes site survey, mechanical and civil layouts design assistance with process defining, hardware installation, network setup, and software for effective operations. We have extensive experience in setting up the system from a green field to converting existing legacy Gate/OCR systems at the large terminals with 24x7 operations. Our systems allow processing transactions and managing equipment locally or from remote locations.


We have proven history of delivery on time/budget and with highest quality.

We procure our products from US suppliers, build, and test product in San Leandro, California.

We have extensive experience working with multiple civil engineering firms in design, layout, and equipment and mounting specifications from the start to the end of the project.

We have extensive experience in deploying GOS and integrating with 3rd party systems (such as Kalmar RFID, Advent and other appointment systems).

We have proven robust, reliable, and extendable systems.

We provide excellent 24x7 support.

smart-Tecs offers “One vendor” approach, when we are responsible for installation and support of GOS, OCR, reporting, and other systems.

smart-Tecs products have a platform for today and future technologies.