Unitracking GPS Server is helping many service companies
and Utility organizations to dispatch their vehicles in
an optimal way. Customers report cost savings and
increased service levels for selecting the most
appropriate vehicle for service and repair assignments.
Knowing where your vehicles are makes it easier to
dispatch to critical locations for emergency repairs or
quicker customer service.
Utility companies solve with Unitracking GPS
1. Need to
quickly locate an item that needs service.
organization in a utility company might have thousands
of locations that they service. When a problem is
reported it can be a tedious job to find the location of
the broken item. It�s also common that the service
organization wants to combine multiple service
assignments in order to optimize the distance traveled.
Unitracking GPS Server a Utility company can upload the
locations of all service items and show them on a map.
The items can be searched by categories and the item
names. Multiple items can be shown on the map to plan
2. Need to
quickly assign the most suitable and closest vehicle to
a service assignment
When a job has to be
done right away it is important to assign a vehicle that
is close and suitable for the service.
Unitracking GPS Server you can group vehicles so that
you quickly find the type of vehicle that can perform
the job. The distance to the job is displayed for all
vehicles so it is an easy task to see what vehicle is
best suited for the job. Future service assignments can
be scheduled for a driver that also can get a printed
job schedule for each day.
3. Need to explain the
route and address of the next service assignment to the
It can be difficult to
effectively communicate the location of a service
assignment with the driver. When he is driving he should
not talk in the phone and it is easy that the
destination of the next job is misunderstood over phone.
Unitracking GPS Server the dispatcher can send the
position of the next service assignment directly to a
Garmin device in the Vehicle. The driver can then accept
the assignment and get drive instructions on the Garmin
device. If a Garmin device is not in place the
dispatcher can also communicate with the driver by using
text messages from Unitracking GPS server to the drivers
mobile phone (to be used when the driver is not driving.
4. Need to follow up on
optimal usage of the service fleet
The two main costs for
a service fleet are the salary of the staff and the cost
of the vehicles. Fuel is increasingly expensive and it
is important to use the fleet in an optimal manner.
GPS Server can send daily or weekly reports over email
with essential information about fleet usage. By
monitoring the total idle time or the total distance
travelled its possible to dramatically increase the
performance of the fleet over time.