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X12 Release 005040

EI Automatic Equipment Identification

To identify individual equipment and its sequence number for automatic identification
Sequence
Element
Name
Type
Requirement
Min
Max
Repeat
01
609
Count
Numeric (N0)
Optional
1
9
1
Occurrence counter
EI01 is the count of the entrained equipment.
02
Equipment Initial
String (AN)
Conditional
1
4
1
Prefix or alphabetic part of an equipment unit's identifying number
P0203
03
Equipment Number
String (AN)
Conditional
1
15
1
Sequencing or serial part of an equipment unit's identifying number (pure numeric form for equipment number is preferred)
04
Equipment Orientation Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
1
1
1
Code indicating the direction the equipment is entrained or the lading is loaded; When used to indicate the lading orientation, direction is defined relative to the equipment on which it is loaded
Codes (2)
05
Position
String (AN)
Optional
1
3
1
Relative position of shipment in car, trailer, or container (mutually defined)
EI05 is the tier of the tag placement.
06
Tag Status Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
1
1
1
Code indicating the status of an Automatic Equipment Identification Tag
Codes (20)
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Stedi is a registered trademark of Stedi, Inc. Stedi's EDI Reference and Mapping Guides are provided for marketing purposes and are free of charge. All names, logos, and brands of third parties listed on our site are trademarks of their respective owners (including “X12”, which is a trademark of X12 Incorporated). Stedi, Inc. and its products and services are not endorsed by, sponsored by, or affiliated with these third parties. Our use of these names, logos, and brands is for identification purposes only, and does not imply any such endorsement, sponsorship, or affiliation.