Spireon Inc. said it’s introducing a solar-powered trailer telematics unit to expand options for customers using its asset tracking products.
The unit can be used on multiple types of equipment, including dry van trailers and intermodal containers. Installation time is less than 20 minutes, Spireon said in a statement.
“Spireon FleetLocate is a complete trailer management solution that captures a wealth of Rich Data at the trailer level, then translates the data into easy-to-understand, actionable business intelligence,” said Steve Blair, senior vice president of sales. “From automating yard checks to right-sizing fleets and increasing driver satisfaction, Spireon customers see dramatic improvements across all areas of their operations, ensuring a rapid return on investment.”
The solar-powered hardware includes a rechargeable battery.