Fleet telematics

by Inside Logistics Online Staff

Mitsubishi Logisnext Americas Group (Logisnext) is working with PowerFleet, Inc. to introduce the new PowerFleet Enterprise Telematic Solution to customers across North America. 

Available as a factory-installed option on all Mitsubishi forklift trucks, Cat lift trucks and Jungheinrich warehouse products, customers will benefit from access to real-time data analytics to make more informed decisions. 

As an integrated solution, the PowerFleet Enterprise Telematics System will allow customers to monitor lift truck utilization, impacts, and company safety compliance, while also optimizing their fleet’s performance.  

Telematics Solution  

Through PowerFleet’s VAC4 and impact sensors solutions, users gain wireless visibility and automated monitoring across their lift truck fleet. The VAC4 combines a hardware device installed on the lift truck with cloud-based software. This combined solution provides data-rich analytics, delivering safety controls and data on the material handling fleet’s utilization and productivity. 

Significant capabilities include: 

  • Operator Access Control 
  • Electronic Pre-Shift Checklists for OSHA Compliance 
  • Impact Sensing 
  • Fleet Utilization / Productivity 
  • Automated Reporting and Alert Notifications Battery Monitoring 
  • Business IQ Analytics 
  • Speed Monitoring 
  • Load Monitoring 
  • Localization / Tracking via Wi-Fi
  • Text Messaging

A scalable telematics solution, PowerFleet is suitable for any fleet size and product mix.

PowerFleet’s innovative technology and Mitsubishi Logisnext America’s advanced material handling equipment are a powerful combination,” said John Sneddon, executive vice-president, sales and marketing at Mitsubishi Logisnext Americas.

“PowerFleet’s Enterprise Telematics is a first-class technology solution, empowering customers to more effectively manage their fleet across multiple brands, units and locations. We’re excited to bring this new level of support to our customers.”