Battery Powered GPS Vehicle Tracker by AssetTrackr

GPS tracking technology is adopted very early by the security industry. In fact, before it became available for civilian and commercial use, the benefits of GPS for security purposes was identified by the military. GPS Vehicle Tracker has become more common and used in a variety of deployments.

Battery Powered GPS vehicle tracker

Vehicle tracking is a great example as many delivery, installation, and packaging companies have a need to see where their trucks are located at a given time. You can utilize a GPS tracking device to pinpoint your exact location while you’re driving, hiking, running, fishing, sailing, biking, or exploring. No matter where you are in the world, a GPS tracking system can help you find your way. GPS isn’t just for finding your own location, however. It can be used for car tracking, equipment tracking, asset tracking, and tracking people too. If you have a valuable item out in the open, such as a boat or motorcycle, you can put a GPS tracking device on it, and track its location in case it gets stolen. Business owners also utilize GPS fleet tracking to keep track of their company vehicles and ensure drivers are going where they’re supposed to be going.

Getting Set Up with Your GPS Vehicle Tracker

There are two types of GPS trackers, one is hardwired and the other is portable battery-powered tracking devices. For Portable trackers are wireless, so you can use them for different things on a regular basis. Portable systems can move easily from car to car or person to person. There are no cumbersome wires anywhere on the device.

If the asset is powered a standard or ruggedized GPS Tracker can be used, in much the same way as you would track a vehicle. If the item is unpowered, and it does not move frequently or each individual movement does not need to be tracked and all you need to know is where your assets are , then battery powered tracker could be ideal. You don’t need it to be installed in each of your vehicles to track them.

Always ensure your tracking device is fully charged before you use it to track someone/something. Most trackers will give you around eight hours of use on a full charge, and extended-life battery kits can provide anywhere from 60 up to 120 hours of actual movement on a single charge.

About AssetTrackr Standalone GPS  Vehicle Tracker

The AssetTrackr  Standalone Vehicle Tracking Device comes with 5000 mAH internal battery which is rechargeable. The AssetTrackr-SA GPS vehicle tracker gives updates of your vehicle at fixed interval of time which is configurable as per your requirement. The battery life depends on the intervals you set for the device. For example, if you want to track your vehicle every half an hour, then the battery lasts up to 7 days on a single charge. The system notifies you whenever the host asset begins moving and you may be alerted whenever there is unauthorized activity.

Basically, this device is used to track Temporary Market Hire vehicle and High-value consignments. Suppose, the demand is more and the tracking vehicle that is used for delivery is less, then the company has to hire some other vehicles and installation of a GPS Tracking device is not an option, then there comes these standalone devices for your rescue. The unit requires no installation and comes with a large capacity rechargeable battery. This is also ideal solution to protect and track your high-value consignments. The AssetTrackr- SA, self powered GPS vehicle tracker and locating device GPS offers a full range of tracking and location capabilities suitable for Caravans, Trailers, Promotional Trailers, Non Powered Plant Equipment. Our device provides GPS tracking and locating capabilities for extended security cover, alerts to the owner on movement of their asset, supplying the exact location to your phone or PC. Giving you the peace of mind that your valuable consignments or assets are safe.The compact, rugged unit is self-contained with no external antenna or wires to run – which means a quick “slap and track” installation for you. It is also easy to redeploy from one asset to another, without requiring a dedicated unit for every machine in your fleet. Best of all, the system transmits with little to no sky view so you can hide it out of sight underneath or inside certain assets.

Target Applications

  • Non powered mobile assets
  • Shipping containers
  • Trailers and caravans
  • Freight and Logistics
  • Mining Equipment
  • Oil and Gas equipment
  • Agriculture Equipment and Implements

GPS Tracking devices are no longer an extravagant purchase – in some cases they are a necessity. It is not a matter of having that extra layer of protection. It is also that the protection is available and more affordable than ever. So, what could be keeping you from taking every measure that you can to keep your possessions safer.

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Solution to Employee Security and Transportation System in Corporate Cabs

The safety for women at workplace and while traveling has become the center point  of corporate ethics lately. Because of many unwanted cases relating to women safety, many companies are taking major steps to create a secure and protected environment for working women.  The safety of women traveling in company cabs is what is the key issue to look at.

The emerging Cab business is a major part of Transportation in cities now and as well as for Employee Transportation. There lies the necessity of Cab Tracking System to be installed in all the Corporate Cabs to ensure the safety of the people traveling.  If the cab owners don’t want to be worried about the vehicle theft, installing a GPS Tracking Solution in cabs can help them be stress free.

The mostly preferred tracking in India is the app based tracking. App based tracking has the demerit that the driver can simply switch off the cell phone, provided by the cab company and can make himself untraceable. Therefore, in present scenario an additional layer of GPS Tracking in all cabs is important.

Know About Our GPS Tracking Solution and Devices

When it comes to security of your employees or business vehicles and assets, it is important to have knowledge about GPS Tracking devices and systems available in the market before buying and installing one. AssetTrackr- a WABCO company is one of the leading GPS Tracking Solution and Fleet Management Solution providers in India. The Most popular GPS devices we provide are-

Wired GPS Tracking Device: This device is the most popular one among the Corporate Cab Business owners. It is wired and can be installed and hidden inside the dashboard. This device can be used by all Transportation Business, Logistics, FMCG and Retailers. The device is integrated with the web and app so that we can get access of the location in real-time anywhere, anytime. AssetTrackr GPS Tracking Solution helps to provide fleet management solution to efficiently manage your fleet and to monitor driver activities to prevent any vehicle misuse. With the detailed driving trip reports, one can also identify cab misuse by your driver.

OBD GPS Tracking Device: This device is mostly used by Personal car owners or small transportation business owners. One can be install it in a minute by simply plugging it into the OBD 2 port.

Standalone Device (SA): Standalone Devices are portable trackers and wireless, so you can use them for different things on a regular basis. Portable systems can move easily from car to car or person to person. There are no cumbersome wires anywhere on the device. AssetTrackr- SA, self powered GPS tracking and locating device GPS offers a full range of tracking and location capabilities suitable for Caravans, Trailers, Promotional Trailers, Non Powered Plant Equipment.

Additional Safety with GPS Tracking Solution for a full-fledged Employee Transportation System

The additional features that can be added to the AssetTrackr’s GPS Tracking Solution is to add a panic button to assist in alerting somebody in emergency situations where a threat occurs to persons or property exists. The device when pressed activates two-way speakers within the cab, which can be monitored via a command centre at a central location. The cabs will also come equipped with GPS devices, which can track the movement of the cab in the city. This can ensure a foolproof safety of its passengers, including women travelers.

AssetTrackr also has the immobilizer, an electronic security device which prevents the engine from running remotely, thus reduces motor vehicle theft and the driver misconduct.

It is always recommended to all the Corporate Cab providers to incorporate better safety measures, including the driver verification. AssetTrackr offers all range of Fleet services and technology features, fully customizable which serves the purpose.

 

Optimise Fuel efficiency with AssetTrackr

The biggest operational expense in any fleet business is even more than driver expenses is Fuel expense. With the cost of fuel going high, effective fuel usage has become the most urgent and imperial task in running a successful fleet operation. Lack of fuel monitoring solution could result in serious business consequences and make a business less profitable. In most vehicle operations fuel expenses account for at least 52% of operating costs.

Fuel theft mostly occurs at the gas station when refueling is done. Gas station attendants collude with the drivers at refueling time. The fleet owners know that he cannot rely on the bills produced as it can be easily manipulated. To regain control over the losses, fuel monitoring solution needs to be implemented to track fuel consumption, estimate mileage and automatically send alerts on fuel refills, pilferage detection etc. Installing a Fuel Management System is the logical solution to optimize the expense and to reach fuel efficiency.

AssetTrackr Fuel Monitoring Solution

What is Fuel Monitoring Solution?

Fuel monitoring Solutions are designed to effectively measure and manage the use of fuel within the transportation and construction industries. FMS is used to monitor and track fuel inventories, fuel purchases and fuel dispensed. This information can be stored in computerized systems and reports generated with data so the fleet owners can access anytime they want. Fuel monitoring Solutions send alerts when refueling is detected or if there is a drop in the fuel level without vehicle movement. Alerts are also sent if the engine is turned on and vehicle is stationary. This ensures that the owner/fleet manager is aware and keeps the driver honest.

Features / Benefits of Using Assettrackr’s Fuel Monitoring Solution

AssetTrackr’s vehicle tracking cum Fuel Monitoring Solution uses advanced ultrasonic fuel sensors to provide accurate fuel readings. Fuel theft control is carried out technically similarly to fueling control. GPS tracking device installed on vehicle receives data about changes of fuel level in the tank from the ultrasonic fuel level sensor. User of the tracking device knows about the unauthorized fuel draining almost immediately.

Fuel level sensor works with our GPS tracking device to send live fuel monitoring data to our server. So that you can do real time monitoring of fuel volume and fleet tracking. Ultrasonic fuel level sensor is an advanced vehicle fuel monitoring device which is designed for the fuel management needs of company fleet. This sensor can detect the driver to steal fuel, optimize the operating costs, optimize the driver’s driving behavior and auxiliary statistical decision, etc. The sensor is equipped with a high precision ultrasonic probe, which can detect the fuel quantity in the fuel tank. Fuel quantity data will be sent to the server via GPS tracker, then generate the data report. Sensor support for serial output, so, it can be easily docking with other system.

Few highlights of the features offered are –

  1. High accuracy and remote tank monitoring : It keeps higher accuracy even in highest or coldest outside environment. You can check current fuel level reading from the web/smartphone.
  2. Excellent stability: Being different from direct-contact measurement, ultrasonic fuel level sensor adopts non-contact measurement, which can avoid pollution and corrosion from fuel and hence maintain stability for a long period of time.
  3. Easy installment and maintenance: You only need to install the sensor probe on lower surface of fuel tank. You don’t need to drill a hole in the fuel tank or change its original measurement. Its original fuel meter operates as usual.
  4. No pollution and lower consumption: This non-contact measurement and non-punch hole for fuel tank can keep off pollution from fuel.
  5. High reliability: It can still work in harsh environment and it is damp-proof, acid-proof, flame-retardant, anti-interference, and intelligent. This product can be used independently to check fuel level data from auxiliary display unit. It seamlessly integrated with GPS tracker which sends fuel level data to host computer for statistics data collection, and perform analysis and query.
  6. Fuel theft Prevention: Check exact amount of fuel refilled along with location and time. This helps the owner reconcile the fuel bills provided to him by the drivers. 24/7 monitoring of fuel allows detection of even smallest withdrawals from the fuel tank.
  7. Automated Alerts– Get alerts on your Smartphone on fuel refill / pilferage.
  8. Automated fuel accounting and reporting– Provides you with precise fuel measurements and customized reports for detailed analysis on fuel consumption and monthly fuel consumption report so that you can detect anomalies and eliminate it. Get fuel log & cost/km reports. There is no need to have records on paper anymore, all data will be recorded automatically.

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