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Autoandreas and Astrata extend their cooperation agreement

30th July 2018

This agreement is an expression of trust and a continuation of mutually fruitful cooperation, which Autoandreas and Astrata Europe started already in January 2016.

 

Autoandreas has been active in the domestic and international transport market since 1995. The dynamic development of the company is supported by the implementation and active use of new system solutions in the field of fleet management and telematics. Today, Autoandreas has its own fleet of more than 50 vehicles equipped with DriverLinc+® from Astratsa, as well as subcontractors. In total, Autoandreas manages a fleet of more than 100 transport units and monitors their performance using the FleetVisor® platform.

Remco Lauwerijssens appointed Benelux Business Development Manager for Astrata's VanLinc® solution

15th June 2018

Astrata Europe appoints Remco Lauwerijssens as a new Benelux Business Development Manager. With his experience and passion, he will strengthen the pan-European Astrata Sales Team dedicated to the Light Commercial Vehicles market and Astrata’s VanLinc® solutions portfolio.

Intelligent telematics and innovation - bumpy road ahead or highway to success?

An industry hindered by regulation, or set to take off in 2018? Discover the latest trends in intelligent telematics and find out how the most recent innovations - including wearables, predictive data, drones and robotics - might drive transformative change.

 

Insights from our Director of Technical Innovation, Sjef van Gool, about the future of telematics. Find out more about how an array of technological advances are disrupting the market. 

 

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Rakan Nimer appointed France Business Development Manager for Astrata's VanLinc® solution

5th April 2018

Astrata has appointed Rakan Nimer to market VanLinc® in France, its new fleet management solution for light commercial vehicles.
 
 
Aged 31, Rakan Nimer is a graduate of the IDRAC Business School in International Business Development Management. Prior to joining Astrata, he was Project Manager in the Marketing Department at Volvo Construction Equipment in Belley until September 2014. Rakan Nimer then joined Solution Import as Sales and Marketing Manager with the mission to develop a customer portfolio and implement a new sales strategy.
 

Astrata launches VanLinc™, for intelligent LCV fleet management

January 22nd, 2018

 

After more than 25 years developing high-end telematics software for the HGV industry globally, Astrata is now bringing its expertise to benefit the European LCV market with the launch of VanLinc

 

This easy-to-use, comprehensive fleet management solution provides real-time insights on drivers, vehicles and other assets, helping businesses drive productivity and increase capacity for work. Unlike other products, it seamlessly integrates with other business systems for joined-up working and improved efficiencies. Businesses with services reliant on vehicles now have the ability to maximise operational efficiencies due to one solution communicating with all other business systems. The VanLinc solution also effortlessly integrates with refrigeration systems to maintain constant temperature control during transport. 

Abdallah Harati, former Transics CEO, announced as Astrata Group’s VP Strategic Solutions, Europe

November 1st, 2017

Astrata Group has appointed Mr. Abdallah Harati as Vice-President, Strategic Solutions for Europe. In this leadership role, he will oversee business development and strategic sales for Astrata’s ADAMS™ software and its Global Integrated Solutions for the Europe region.

In addition, he will continue to build the company’s strategic partnerships with major telcos. Immediately prior to coming to Astrata, Mr. Harati served as a senior executive with trucking industry giant Wabco (NYSE: WBC), for which he served as CEO of its Transics subsidiary.

Astrata Group Aggressively Expands into European LCV Market

October 25th, 2017

Astrata hires Simon Hill, former Fleetmatics and Masternaut Sales Director to Head LCV Solutions Sales and BD  

 

Astrata has appointed Mr. Simon Hill to provide the commercial leadership for its expansion into the Light Commercial Vehicle (LCV) market in Europe. Together with the launch of the new VanLinc™ FMS and Delivery Software platform, Mr. Hill joins the Astrata Europe team, bringing years of experience and a highly successful track record in LCV Telematics, having played a significant sales leadership role in the growth of both Verizon owned Fleetmatics (NYSE: VZ) and Masternaut.

 

New Release of unique functionnalities on TripMonitor

September 5th 2017

TripMonitor-main-visual

 

 

Astrata has enriched its TripMonitor solution with a new set of unique functionalities - all for enhanced fleet management.

 

Now, more than ever, TripMonitor enables fleet managers of 3PU4PL enterprises and transport carriers to supervise all transport activities in real-time, both those executed by own fleet, as well as sub-contracted vehicles, even if the vehicles are equipped with non-Astrata board computers.

 

Management by exception focuses attention towards underperforming assets, all within clear colour-coded overview.

 

New feature list includes:

 

  • Automatic (re-)assignment
  • Automatic alerting
  • Automatic Reporting

 

Waberer’s equips 3100 vehicles with DriverLinc Light to increase operational fleet efficiency

June 5th 2017

Trucks from company Waberers showing off their Astrata logo

Being the European leader in FTL transportation, Waberer’s focuses on using the most cutting-edge assets not only in terms of the trucks, but also in the area of IT solutions. 

 

Waberer’s was looking for a new innovative solution that supports its aim to optimise costs by using data and choose Astrata DriverLinc Light Solution.  

 

Control of fuel usage and operational fuel management at Waberer’s is tightly related to the customised Driver Rewarding Program implemented by the company using sophisticated advanced Driver Coach Fleet Dashboard reporting

 

Alongside with the extensive use of Driver Coach tool, Waberer’s goes further into gaining operational control over the business processes. While supporting reduction of total fuel consumption, the use of Guided Navigation functionality brings Waberer’s additional value and business benefits in the area of “itinary project”.

 

For more detailed information, please download full press release or contact us at sales@astrata.eu.

GEORGI Transporte chooses DriverLinc+ solution from Astrata to equip its fleet of 300 vehicles

May 23rd, 2017

GEORGI Transporte, one of the leading companies in the field of air cargo trucking and security transports in Europe, has recently renewed its trust in Astrata Europe with a new agreement to equip its fleet of 300 vehicles with robust DriverLinc+ tablets. 

 

The selection of DriverLinc+ solutions will allow the company to boost their operational efficiency and driver training, especially around their Key Performance Indicators: transport punctuality and transport security.

 

"In our business, it is crucial to be able to dispose of properly calculated ETA and to foresee any risk of a delay. The solutions offered by Astrata address this specific need on a very detailed level.

 

All in all, the system must work at all times. That’s why we have chosen DriverLinc+ from Astrata. And what is important, it’s not only a system of today, but it is also a future-proof solution, which we are pleased to go with into tomorrow”

Hubert Hohl, Head of Truckfleet at GEORGI Transporte

 

For more detailed information, please download full press release or contact us at sales@astrata.eu.

Astrata integrates its FleetVisor platform with trailer telematics solution from KRONE

April 24th, 2017

 

In line with its Open Telematics Platform strategy for fleet management and telematics solutions portfolio, Astrata Europe BV has recently entered a collaboration with KRONE Telematics, one of the leading trailer manufacturers in EU, offering customers more variety and sophisticated solutions in the area of trailer and reefer monitoring.

 

For more detailed information about KRONE, please download full press release or contact us at sales@astrata.eu.

Fit2Perform allows you to adjust driving and resting times

March 24th, 2017

 

How to measure and know in real time the physiological state of a driver to avoid accidents and adjust his roadmap? In colaboration with EIT Digital, Astrata Europe is preparing to market Fit2Perform, a connected bracelet that will provide this type of valuable information to the despatcher. Interview with Antoine Mathiaud, Director of Sales and Marketing at Astrata Europe, in an interview by Supply Chain magazine.

 

For more detailed information, please download full article by supplychainmagazine.fr or contact us at sales@astrata.eu.

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Astrata launches the application FleetVisor Mobile

March 9th, 2017

 

Astrata announces two major innovations during the SITL 2017 in Paris: FleetVisor Mobile application and a function for sending e-mails with attachments on the DriverLinc. They have been developed to enhance the functionality and ease of access of the fleet management solutions.

 

 

For more detailed information about FleetVisor Mobile, please download full press release or contact us at sales@astrata.eu.

Astrata develops an integration with Schmitz Cargobull trailer telematics to expand the portfolio of trailer and reefer monitoring solutions

March 9th, 2017

 

In line with its Open Telematics Platform strategy for fleet management and telematics solutions portfolio, Astrata Europe BV has recently entered a collaboration with Schmitz Cargobull Telematics, one of the leading Trailer Telematics suppliers in EU, and introduces broader possibilities and more sophisticated solutions for trailer and cargo management.

 

 

For more detailed information about Schmitz Cargobull, please download full press release or contact us at sales@astrata.eu.

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