Safely through the winter – telematics solutions for winter services by Masternaut Munich, 05.02.2013. As regards the amount of snowfall, experienced a rather average winter Germany early 2013. But this does not mean that the cold season is already over. Freezing temperatures and frost currently have the streets still firmly in the grip. To ensure the safety of motorists on the highways and roads, the winter services must continue to meticulously work. Just at very low and fluctuating temperatures must be sprinkled daily, so that driving a car is not at risk. Through a single device in the vehicle can be via the portal by Masternaut the data in real time to retrieve and are available for management decisions to be available. All ploughs are displayed with their status at their current position, the exact drive and route is thus always everywhere comprehensible.
Just the execution of short-term special operations is thus facilitated because the nearest vehicle is found in the blink of an eye. Order and route information can be sent to the driver directly on its display. Which routes have been cleared already is apparent at a glance, so and for the determination of the space required, all data available in the operations center for a term available. Manual records are complete and save time and money. The automatic reports make also the payroll and compliance with driving and rest periods to a matter of a few minutes. An increase in productivity and the optimised use of resources, masternaut’s sustainability solutions help to reduce fuel costs, increasing employee safety and to improve the maintenance of the vehicles.
The Econaut portal by Masternaut makes visible the fuel consumption and the CO2 emissions through detailed reports and helps so that this can be the driving style to improve fuel cost savings not only up to 10 percent, but increases the safety of the driver. The feedback to the driving Gets the driver on request directly in the cockpit by a Visual indicator. In addition, the Portal helps to comply with the maintenance of the vehicles, which will ensure that the mobile resources are always in a safe condition. This avoids additional repairs, increases the lifetime of the vehicles and avoid accidents. But the possibilities for the solutions of Masternaut are with the end of the winter isn’t over. Local authorities and private service providers have the vehicles mostly in summer to the waste disposal or street cleaning in use. The solutions are provided through configurable alerts, warnings, status messages and additional features for the tasks in the summer time. Modern telematics solutions can be much more than just positioning. The features are many times more extensive than it was ten years ago. Today we can offer the solution industries, they need. While we can integrate the technology into the business processes, that It allows 100% overview of the entire company and saves a lot of this money and nerves,”says Nick Walker, Managing Director of Masternaut Germany GmbH. The solutions are modular and grow with the company and the requirements. The trend in telematics solutions towards flexible all-rounders and we observe the same also at our customers. Many start with vehicle tracking, quickly recognize the potential and then gradually expand with additional functions. We hired us as a care provider, we offer exactly this scalability.”