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Australian Fleet Telematics News: Booth Transport Looks to ORBCOMM to Enhance Fleet Visibility and Performance

This enables Booth Transport to monitor the temperature of dairy products in its ISO tanks and track its road tankers distributing wine and chassis transporting containers throughout Australia. With live and scheduled status updates, Booth can see whether their assets are

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Helping Keelings Keep its Cool with Refrigerated Transportation: Case Study

“Things like live temperature tracking, Tacho, Working Hours Analysis, the Critical Events. These are useful and I can see it all at the click of a button.” – Dermot Byrne, National Transport Manager with Keelings Retail U.C. Download our latest

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AF Blakemore’s Fresh Take on Driver Performance Scoring: Case Study

“Anticipation and coasting are two of the things that drive MPG, so we are focusing on those. Because they are the ones that bring pound notes back into the business.” – Dave Higgs, Group Logistics Compliance Manager with AF Blakemore.  In 2020, UK-based food

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Vessel Tracking: Falcon Mega Solutions Making Seas Safe and Secure for Vessels and their Crew

The open seas have become increasingly dangerous for vessels. Instances of hijackings, kidnappings and piracy episodes are increasing. According to the ICC International Maritime Bureau, there was an increase in piracy and armed robbery on the world’s seas in the

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The Clock is Ticking on Canadian ELD, Download the Definitive Implementation Guide

While June 12, 2021 may feel like a long time in the future, Canadian and cross-border fleets will be acutely aware that it is the date for Canadian ELD mandate compliance. The use of Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs) will be mandatory.   Fleets should start preparing

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How Africa Wildlife Tracking Leverages Satellite IoT to Prevent Poaching: Case Study

“You can understand, especially now, the emphasis is on anti-poaching. You need a reliable unit that will report regularly. If you don’t get a report, you know there’s something wrong. If you have a unit which can’t send through trees and

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Container Tracking in Real-Time Across the Intermodal Supply Chain: IANA Webinar

We’re looking forward to adding our voice to the discussion on the future of intermodal transport, in the upcoming webinar, Improving Visibility Across the Intermodal Supply Chain.   The webinar is facilitated by The Intermodal Association of North America (IANA), as part of

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Hours Of Service Rule Change LIVE Q&A Recap

Ahead of the FMCSA’s Hours of Service Rule Change on September 29th, we wanted to answer your questions. We received lots of questions on the rule change by email, and social channels. ORBCOMM’s ELD expert Scott Stofer answered your questions

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Queen Transportation & Logistics Profile

Since 2006, the family-owned Queen Transportation & Logistics has been focused on providing shippers with trucking and logistics services they can always trust, notes Daniel Queen, vice president. “Our customers appreciate our ‘whatever-it-takes’ spirit and our expertise in meeting their

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Hours of Service Rule Change: What Your Fleet Needs to Know

The FMCSA is introducing a change to HOS regulations to give drivers greater flexibility without impacting safety. The rule changes impact: the 30-minute break rule, split-sleeper berth provision, adverse driving condition exception, short-haul exception and comes into effect on September

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