Trimble, Command Alkon to work on construction materials market solutions

Trimble announced Oct. 5 its subsidiary Trimble Mobile Solutions will partner with Command Alkon to expand its wireless mobile resource management solutions in the construction materials market. As part of the agreement, Trimble and Command Alkon will work together to market Trimble’s MRM solution to Command Alkon customers as well as provide new customers with a bundled vehicle and office enterprise package for fleet management. In addition, Trimble has granted an intellectual property license to Command Alkon to support its current auto-status customers. Both Trimble and Command Alkon will work with McNeilus Companies, a subsidiary of OshKosh Truck Corporation and a leading manufacturer of ready-mix and refuse trucks in the United States. McNeilus is the only truck manufacturer authorized to offer Trimble’s auto-status solution for the ready mix construction market.