Graham Process Mapping Software

Flow Chart Symbols

Flow Chart Symbols

Flow Chart Symbols

Transportation Symbol

Transportation Symbol for Business Process Mapping

Represents movement from one work area to another.
  • ...not used for small movements within a work area.
  • Words describe method of transportation (action word) and the destination.
The situation where an item is passed from one person to another within the same workspace is often mistaken as a transportation. There is an inherent confusion in this situation that associates the person change with a transportation. A Transportation symbol represents a change of location beyond the immediate work area.
flowchart - transportation

Action Words
& Destination

  • Carried to accounting
  • Sent to vendor
  • Mailed to home office
  • Walked to purchasing
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