Gate In survey is carried out immediately after discharge of vehicles from car carrier truck or train and Gate Out survey before loading of vehicles to car carrier truck or train. Surveys take place close to hauler’s ramp and storage yard / terminal gates.
It is inspected each and every vehicle’s front, hood, both sides, roof, rear, trunk and all four wheel / tires for damage, deficiencies, missing items and / or spillage.
Passenger cabin is reviewed for considerable dirt on upholstery, carpets, door liners, etc. as well as for breakage and / or theft of items attached to the car.
Otherwise contents can be checked if there is a Packing List or a Vehicle Shipping Order (SVO) available or supplied by the client.