Technology and Telematics

Reef Tankers receives 2018 Responsible Care® Haulier Award for addressing Driver Tiredness

Reef Tankers receives 2018 Responsible Care® Haulier Award for addressing Driver Tiredness

Reef Tankers (Pty) Ltd (Reef Tankers) identified the high potential for fatigue-related collisions in drivers and noted that their existing mitigation methods were reactive and not proactive in preventing these collisions. In April 2017, Reef Tankers installed specialised equipment into their vehicles in the form of intelligent camera systems which […]

FAW meets its customers on their turf

FAW meets its customers on their turf

FAW South Africa has once again met and interacted with its customers at the Nampo Harvest Day in Bothaville, Free State. The company’s stand at the popular annual agricultural show featured an impressive ‘showroom’ of FAW models, including the soon-to-be launched long-haul JH6 and the new 8.140 full automatic. These […]

Drive Vision Set to Change the Essentials of Fleet Management

Drive Vision Set to Change the Essentials of Fleet Management

An on-board dual camera system from global fleet management vehicle recovery and insurance telematics provider, Cartrack, reduces the costs of managing vehicle fleets, while creating new ways to motivate drivers and improve their on-the-road performance. Historically, commercial drivers within fleets have been far removed from active management and oversight, with […]

MTN and Cisco Launch IoT Services Throughout South Africa

MTN and Cisco Launch IoT Services Throughout South Africa

May 23, 2018 – MTN and Cisco today announced the availability of the Cisco Jasper Control Center automated IoT connectivity platform for all companies looking to provide IoT services to their customers on MTN’s mobile network throughout South Africa. MTN is the first mobile operator in South Africa to deploy […]

Ctrack Drive answers SMME prayers

Ctrack Drive answers SMME prayers

By providing accurate, precise and live insights, SMME’s can now expertly manage and administer their company’s vehicles and reveal unforeseen costs and inneficiencies, thanks to Drive from Ctrack. Drive is an affordable, feature-rich Software as a Service (SaaS) solution ideal for SMME’s and company’s with fleets of 30 vehicles or […]

Africa’s mobile-readiness remains a stumbling block

Africa’s mobile-readiness remains a stumbling block

Mobile readiness within the enterprise is vital to the success of a mobile strategy and is rapidly becoming a business imperative. Cassie Lessing, CEO, Strato IT Group, developers of mobile business applications, says that organisational culture can make it difficult for business to fully embrace mobility. The digital economy is […]

Technological innovation found in construction equipment

Technological innovation found in construction equipment

No industry is being left in the dark in terms of technological innovation. Even the construction industry has technological advancements projected in their futures. Artificial intelligence integrated with the heavy equipment will change the way construction sites operate and construction projects are completed. More so than just machinery, even some […]

Dashboard camera captures bad driving by truck drivers and highlights the need for defensive driver training

Dashboard camera captures bad driving by truck drivers and highlights the need for defensive driver training

The Arrive Alive website received a video captured by dashboard camera of truck drivers failing to drive defensively. Even though the most obvious focus might be on a truck being overtaken illegally and unsafely across a barrier line, it also reveals some glaring unsafe driving techniques from inside this truck! […]

Five benefits of renting your construction equipment

Five benefits of renting your construction equipment

With equipment advancement moving at the blink of an eye, construction companies are struggling to keep up with the fast-paced, unpredictable market. The construction industries demand the latest and most innovative equipment and tools to make the job more efficient and time-saving. In order for companies to keep up, they […]