Connect with us
truck-lite-cargo

Heavy-duty

Truck-Lite adds volumetric cargo system to Road Ready service

Truck-Lite Co. has added a volumetric cargo system to its Road Ready trailer telematics offerings.

Advertisement

Managing Editor of Fleet Equipment Magazine

truck-lite-cargo

Truck-Lite Co. has added a volumetric cargo system to its Road Ready trailer telematics offerings. 

Click Here to Read More
Advertisement

The system works by dividing a trailer into zones, depending on its size, and employing up to five cargo sensors that work in conjunction. Each sensor simultaneously reports how much freight is loaded into each zone, allowing fleets to see if there is any cargo space that is not being utilized.  

Cargo volume from the new system will appear on a single widget on the Road Ready user interface, relaying how much freight is loaded into each zone, total loaded capacity and the percentage of remaining available space. Fewer sensors can be used on smaller trailers or bodies.

“Road Ready’s new volumetric cargo system gives fleets complete transparency into their trailers and helps them get the most out of their available space,” said Rob Richard, general manager of Truck-Lite’s Road Ready business division. “Knowing whether a trailer’s capacity is fully utilized allows for better decision making and improved overall efficiency, and Road Ready is the first system that has been able to answer the transportation industry’s growing demand for this technology.”

Advertisement
Advertisement

POPULAR POSTS

Sponsored Content

Why You Shouldn’t Forget about Fuel Filters

Durafit-dpf-benefits Durafit-dpf-benefits

Sponsored Content

Durafit DPF features and benefits

Connect
Fleet Equipment Magazine