Monthly Archives: March 2015

SkyWave (ORBCOMM) Introduce lo último en gestión de flotas

Mantener el contacto y la comunicación constante con sus flotas es un problema para aquellas empresas que operan fuera de la cobertura de la red celular. Hoy en día, los operadores de flotas requieren soluciones que les proporcionen visibilidad completa

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Satellite AIS Data Steers Another Vessel to Illegal Fishing List

Satellite AIS has once again proved its worth in helping organizations identify suspect fishing vessels operating outside of their jurisdictions. The latest vessel to land on the illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) list is the Pacific Andes’ flagship factory trawler

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Truck Tracking & Logistics: A Look Back at TCA 2015

The 77th Annual Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) Annual Convention was a star-studded event. I am not talking about the appearance by NFL Quarterback Peyton Manning or even actor/singer/song-writer Rick Springfield. This year’s event was attended by many of the heavyweights in the transportation

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Telematics an Integral Component of New Tier 4 Compliant Heavy Equipment

Heavy equipment manufacturers are busy launching new equipment that have lower emissions and are EPA Tier 4 compliant.  In addition to new features, telematics and the ability to remotely monitor the equipment is an integral part of the offering. Here

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M2M Connectivity Front and Center at Mobile World Congress

Mobile World Congress was everything it promised to be—the largest mobile event on the planet. A place where business minds from some of the world’s most influential companies come together to learn about emerging trends, stay abreast of the competition,

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Oil & Gas: Remote Monitoring Investment Pays Off as Prices Fall

All the talk of the oil price plunge presents a mixed bag of opportunity and survival for oil & gas companies. Consolidation in the sector is just one of the side effects of the price collapse and a number of

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TCA 2015: Trucking Data Analytics Helping Reduce Fuel Consumption and More

This week I am at the 77th Annual Transport Carrier’s Association (TCA) Annual Convention in Florida and the show floor is busy. Carriers, fleet owners and vendors of all types are getting together to discuss their most pressing issues and

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Satellite AIS: Why the Launch of OG2 Satellites is a Game Changer

In my last blog post, I referred to Portvision CEO Dean Rosenberg’s blog post which clearly articulated the benefits and limitations of terrestrial and satellite AIS. In today’s post, I wanted to look at the limitations that were outlined for

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Cargo Theft: A Top Reason for Transportation Insurance Claims

TT Club, a top international transport, freight and logistics insurance provider, has just released its top five most costly insurance claims made by freight forwarders, logistics operators, container shipping lines, and ports and terminals. Based on the analysis of 7,000

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SkyWave Introduces the Latest in Fleet Management

Keeping track of fleets can be problematic for companies operating in areas outside of cellular range. Today’s fleet operators demand solutions that provide them with complete visibility of their fleets as well as uninterrupted connectivity regardless of location. Solutions that

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