Solutions: Trailer Telematics®

Telematics Application for Smarter Asset Tracking and Logistics

Freight transportation management for more efficient fleet utilization

Fleet owners today need complete visibility of their trailers to maximize utilization, reduce operational costs and improve delivery predictability.

ORBCOMM offers a high-performance logistics and freight management application for transportation service providers operating dry van and mixed dry van/refrigerated fleets. This state-of-the-art telematics application uses ORBCOMM’s leading-edge telematics devices to deliver visible fleet status and exception reporting for fleet optimization and improved ROI.

ORBCOMM delivers near-real-time alerts on trailer status, location, history, and arrival/departure, helping significantly improve operational efficiency, fuel and maintenance costs and cargo security.

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Access data in real time Access historical data for improved business planning Monitor dwell times to improve asset utilization Monitor routes and arrival times Track the location of assets in real time with map view

CargoWatch On the Go

The ORBCOMMmobile app makes it possible for you to manage your dry and mixed fleets on the go. Track the location of assets in real-time, view reefer alarms and maintenance reports, monitor and control asset temperature and more, all from the palm of your hand.

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5 Reasons to Choose ORBCOMM for Trailer Telematics

1. Optimize Fleets and Increase ROI
Two-way monitoring and control provides complete visibility of dry assets for maximum trailer utilization and reduced operational costs.

2. Improve Delivery Predictability
Monitor on-time arrival with real-time, in-route location updates and trip-based logic.

3. Increase Trailer Efficiency
Optimize trailer utilization and reduce dwell time with daily/weekly reports for planning/operations. Improve turn-time by location.

4. Save Fuel and Labor Costs
Reduce out-of-route miles, driver time, fuel costs, and eliminate labor for yard checks.

5. Enhance Cargo Security
Reduce theft and misuse with trailer lockdown and obtain clear measurement of chain of custody.

Trailer Tracking Resources

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Improve Driver Retention with Trailer Tracking

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Trailer Tracking Making Life Easier for Drivers

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“The time and paper saved with the ORBCOMM solution is quite substantial. Delivering considerable time savings thanks to automated and digitised reporting, ORBCOMM’s fleet management software has proven itself the right choice for Newell & Wright.”

Stephen Newell, Operations Director, Newell & Wright