Continental eyes fleet management systems for the construction industry
Continental has announced that it will be taking a more active role in the area of fleet management systems for the construction industry – with a special focus on digitalization and telematics.
Fleet management for construction industry offers several advantages:
• Increased efficiency: Real-time information generates the necessary transparency
• Fleet management system gives fleet operators overview of the entire vehicle fleet that is manufacturer-independent
• Manufacturers benefit from new functionalities and telematics ecosystem
Over the mid-term, the technology company plans to offer fleet operators and construction companies worldwide a fleet management system that is brand-independent and is based on products the company is offering today.
In addition, Continental also will offer vehicle and machine manufacturers more micro-services based on fleet management information.
It can also partner with customers to develop a complete telematics ecosystem. Continental experts believe that this will allow the industry to leverage tremendous efficiency potential that has lain dormant so far.
The technology company also announced that it will be participating in Bauma 2019, the largest construction machinery trade fair in the world where it will be displaying its Zonar’s Electronic Verified Inspection Reporting app, onboard weighing solution, and other hardware and services.
Source: Press Release