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New app allows Komatsu owners to view Komtrax fleet monitoring data on iPhone, iPad or Android devices

New app allows Komatsu owners to view Komtrax fleet...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 17, 2013

Komatsu America has released a new app that gives owners the ability to browse their Komtrax fleet monitoring data on ...

74 tips for reducing equipment costs (46-55)

74 tips for reducing equipment costs (46-55)

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 30, 2013

Last week, we hit the halfway point in this series of 74 tips for reducing your equipment costs. Here is ...

How to turn equipment telematics data into actionable information using complementary software

How to turn equipment telematics data into actionable...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 27, 2013

Technology continues to evolve and the latest innovations are changing the way construction and equipment managers work. Job sites are ...

Energy, fuel and the federal regulatory tsunami dominate the conversation at the 2013 Construction Symposium

Energy, fuel and the federal regulatory tsunami...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Aug 23, 2013

Contractors and heavy equipment fleet managers got an earful of what challenges await them in the construction industry and what ...

Thieves use backhoe to smash ATM, but come up empty-handed

Thieves use backhoe to smash ATM, but come up...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 01, 2013

“We’ve had machines stolen before, but no one’s ever pulled off a bank heist with them.” That's what a worker at ...

Why most contractors don’t use telematics and how AEMP and AEM are trying to change that

Why most contractors don’t use telematics and how...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jul 25, 2013

One of the biggest and most confounding challenges in the heavy equipment industry is how to get more construction companies ...

Topcon launches rugged SL-100 modem for connecting Sitelink3D network

Topcon launches rugged SL-100 modem for connecting...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 16, 2013

Topcon’s Sitelink3D is a pretty amazing thing to see in action. The Web portal provides real time jobsite management, data ...

Max Fuller of U.S. Xpress will discuss how to implement telematics at the Construction Symposium

Learn about “The Dollars and Sense of...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 15, 2013

We're just about a month away from our Construction Symposium event in Dallas, so we figured we'd begin telling you ...

Don’t ignore telematics: How gradually adopting the technology greatly benefits your largest expense

Don’t ignore telematics: How gradually adopting...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jul 01, 2013

“We think machine communication and connection is a huge change event for the industry, a complete game changer,” Kevin Karlix, ...

Case ProCare ties telematics, scheduled maintenance together in one comprehensive coverage plan

Case ProCare ties telematics, scheduled maintenance...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 02, 2013

Case Construction Equipment has announced a new factory support program called ProCare that the company calls the industry's "most comprehensive" ...

VIDEO: Volvo remote technology chief discusses how telematics have changed the service call

VIDEO: Volvo remote technology chief discusses how...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Apr 26, 2013

During  the unveiling of Volvo Construction Equipment’s expanded Shippensburg, Pennsylvania plant, I got to visit Volvo’s CareTrack center -- the ...

VIDEO: Caterpillar CEO talks Bauma, telematics and customers

VIDEO: Caterpillar CEO talks Bauma, telematics and...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 19, 2013

From Munich and the Bauma show, Caterpillar recently posted a video interview to YouTube with its Chairman and CEO Doug ...

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