MEI needed an automated tool to assign the bus route to a vehicle and monitor its development in real time according to the loaded timetables. FlotasNet® also generates historic reports with the important KPI’s of every stop made by every bus on all routes, the result, total monitoring of Service Level Agreement.
Each driver information is registered in FlotasNet®, then a personal pin is assigned to each driver. The driver is identified in the vehicle at the beginning of a route and then, all the information regarding every specific route is related to the driver who made it. FlotasNet® generates valuable reports on every driver’s performance and quality thanks to Squarell captured data. MEI has all the information needed to qualify their drivers, in term of time scheduling compliance and also in terms of how are they making use of the vehicles they drive.
Thanks to the CAN bus connection and FlotasNet® platform, the preventive maintenance of every unit is programmed and notified to the assigned manager, generating alerts with the desired anticipation and there for supporting a mechanical intervention in optimal time, no waiting, reducing “out of service” times and extending units operational lifetime.
MEI customers are the passengers using the metropolitan bus service in Medellin, the responsibility of transporting people is a top priority for MEI. The way that drivers operate the vehicle is directly reflected in passengers in two ways:
- Safety: The better they drive the safer the routes will be for the passengers.
- Comfort: Best practices on Eco-Driving delivers an increase of the comfort of the passengers.
Some of the data obtained from Squarell feeding FlotasNet® reports and modules are:
- Engine speed.
- Engine torque.
- Throttle position.
- Fuel used.
- Lts/ 100 Km.
- Brake applications.
- Harsh braking.