Construction

Expand Your IT Support With CalAmp's New Professional Services

Expand Your IT Support With CalAmp's New Professional Services

Your business is implementing various technologies to streamline your processes. The goal is to deliver goods and services more efficiently in order to remain competitive. However, your IT department is already stretched thin due to current projects, staff turnover or rapid company expansion. You know that upgrading or adding IoT devices will propel the business forward. Yet, you’re concerned about integrating and maintaining these latest solutions. Now there is a new resource available.

Technology Upgrades

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Value Added ServicesConstructionField Service/DeliveryOil and GasSmall and Medium-Sized BusinessesTransportationUtilityWater and Wastewater

On Unstable Ground: Telematics Role In Safety

On Unstable Ground: Telematics Role In Safety

Construction work has inherent risks and project managers are always striving to keep their crew and equipment safe. For the crew, procedures must be followed and specialized training can be required for certain jobs. Industry and government regulations often help provide a framework for certain processes such as setting demolition charges or securing trench walls. Vehicles and equipment with advanced technology can now contribute to the safety on your site.

Construction Injuries and Fatalities

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Application SoftwareConstruction

Finding the Right Size for Your Fleet

Finding the Right Size for Your Fleet

The size of your fleet is important. It shouldn’t be too large or too small in regards to assets. If there are too many vehicles and equipment laying fallow on your lot or job site, it is costing you money. If you don’t have the right assets for a project, your estimate might be a risk for overages. Perhaps you have been tracking estimated asset utilization and have a decent grasp of what assets are required. By adding telematics to your fleet, you can determine the right mix based on actual utilization data from the equipment.

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Application SoftwareCloud Enablement PlatformsConstruction

Why Fleet Telematics Is Important To Your Business

Why Fleet Telematics Is Important To Your Business

Implementing a fleet telematics solution can improve operational efficiency as well as provide data for strategic decisions, such as right-sizing your fleet. For service fleets, the information can assist in planning daily routes. For construction mixed fleets, the data makes your equipment and vehicles visible to the team. There are many benefits, such as these, when this technology is utilized at your organization.

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Application SoftwareConstructionField Service/Delivery

Equipment Data Can Help Reduce the Volatility in Your Profit Margin

Equipment Data Can Help Reduce the Volatility in Your Profit Margin

Projecting and monitoring job costs are critical functions for any construction company bidding on contracts. The accurate collection of historical data and its use in cost estimating on new jobs greatly increases the odds that you deliver on time and within budget and, most importantly, make a profit. Materials and labor might be easier to estimate because of documented vendor pricing and historical job timesheets. But for vehicles and equipment, the data is often not readily available.

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Application SoftwareConstruction

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