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Leverages ORBCOMM’s integrated platform for their trucks and trailers to enhance driver safety and improve fleet-wide compliance and efficiency
Chief Express is using ORBCOMM’s driver-friendly in-cab solution to gain complete visibility, monitoring and management of their drivers and trucks. ORBCOMM’s in-cab solution delivers GPS fleet tracking and connects to the truck’s CANbus to seamlessly collect important data from the engine, brake systems, fuel tanks and more, providing access to deep analytics and reporting via FleetManager, ORBCOMM’s newest web platform. By automating hours of service calculations,
To manage its dry van fleet, Chief Express is using ORBCOMM’s ruggedized trailer monitoring solution along with FleetManager to access live and scheduled status updates whether their trailers are in transit or in the yard. ORBCOMM’s solution also provides Chief Express with the unique ability to see precise data on distance travelled by each trailer so they can accurately schedule trailer servicing and inspections based on odometer readings or time elapsed for maximum asset utilization.
In addition, Chief Express is using an integration that links ORBCOMM’s FleetManager data from its truck and trailer assets to its McLeod Software dispatch and enterprise management solution for a centralized view, further enhancing workflow productivity, communications and customer service.
“We are pleased to have won both the in-cab and trailer business for a leading truckload carrier like Chief Express, which reaffirms our unique competitive advantage and leadership in this market to provide telematics solutions for nearly every transport asset class through one integrated platform,” said
“ORBCOMM’s advanced telematics solutions for trucks and trailers are better than anything we have seen on the market, and their fleet management portal and driver-friendly in-cab product are lightyears ahead of the competition in terms of features, functionality and usability,” said
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