Mixed fleet management, all in one platform.
Samsara provides advanced functionality to help construction companies and equipment rental businesses and dealerships across the construction industry streamline their fleet operations to reduce fuel and rental costs, increase worker safety and improve operational efficiency.
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Gain real-time visibility into all assets, vehicles and heavy equipment in one centralized dashboard
GPS Asset Tracking
Get the most out of every asset with mixed fleet management. Track the status and location of all your fleet vehicles, construction vehicles, heavy equipment and unpowered assets with GPS fleet tracking.
Time on site
See how Summit Materials increased visibility across their distributed operations.Read more
Make your bids more competitive by optimizing operations and reducing costs
Create cost savings from rightsizing your fleet by using utilization, dormancy, power take off and machine use reporting for all equipment and vehicles.
Protect your workers on the job site and beyond with vehicle and site cameras for proactive safety
Prioritize safety, protect your bottom line and attract top talent through rewards programs with benchmarking tools, safety scorecards, safety coaching and risk reports.
Streamline Equipment Rental & Dealer Operations
Gain visibility into daily operations to provide your end customer with world-class service
Increase productivity with a shared view for all customer equipment in a single dashboard, regardless of OEM.
See how Hoskins Equipment increased operational efficiency.Read more
Fast and easy deployment
Secure and Easy Installation
Flexible and intuitive mounting systems for light to heavy-duty vehicles, with installation in just a few minutes. Gateway sends wireless alerts if unplugged.
GPS Tracking with Real-time Visibility
Precise location, speeding and G-force monitoring with offline data storage.
High-Speed 4G LTE Cellular Connectivity
10x speed advantage over 3G devices, with a built-in WiFi hotspot for laptops and mobile devices. Data plan included.
Firmware and Hardware Upgrades
Firmware updates sent over the air automatically, and hardware upgrades included. 24/7 US-based customer support.
EASY TO INSTALL FOR IMMEDIATE RESULTS
Installs in < 15 minutes with simple mounting and activation.
Real-Time Driver Coaching
Built-in audio speaker supports optional in-cab driver alerts.
High-Definition Video Footage
Full HD video with Infrared LED for night vision and high enough clarity to capture the smallest details.
On-demand video available for up to 100 hours of drive time.
GPS TRACKING FOR EVERY ASSET
Collect location data from both unpowered and powered equipment and keep tabs on all of your assets with geofencing and wake on motion alerts.
IDENTIFY UNUSED ASSETS TO OPTIMIZE INVENTORY POOLS
Quickly identify assets that are unused and dormant for long periods of time. Underutilized assets can be moved to higher demand sites or consolidated to maximize resources.
BUILT FOR TOUGH ENVIRONMENTS
Rugged design with IP69K-rated waterproof enclosure, Class 1, Division 2 certified and tested for vibration, shock, moisture, and extreme temperatures.
HIGH DEFINITION IP CAMERAS
5MP, power over ethernet (PoE) IP cameras in dome and bullet models.
RUGGEDIZED FOR INDUSTRIAL ENVIRONMENTS
Vandal rated IK10 with protection against 20 joules and weather rated IP67 for water immersion up to 1m.
OPTIMIZED FOR ENHANCED NIGHT VISIBILITY
IR Illuminators provide up to 50m of night time visibility for after hours security and visibility.
Compliant with the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019. Learn more.
Learn more about Samsara for Construction
What is construction fleet management?
Construction fleet management allows construction companies to optimize and streamline the operation of their fleet vehicles and construction equipment. Telematics hardware connected to the vehicles and equipment send data to fleet management software, which provides you with functionality for fleet tracking, preventative maintenance, dispatch and more. Fleet management software also provides construction companies with data-driven insights that allow you to increase productivity of your fleets, prevent breakdowns, and increase the productivity of your daily operations.
What are the benefits of construction fleet management?
In an industry as competitive as construction, gaining operational efficiency is critical in order to make your bids as competitive as possible. By implementing a construction fleet management solution, businesses can take a data-driven approach to their daily operations, helping to reduce rental and fuel costs, optimize equipment utilization, and improve uptime and equipment lifespan through preventative maintenance.
What are telematics?
Telematics, or telematics systems, refers to the convergence of telecommunications and information processing. Telematics has taken off more recently with the rise of the internet and a spike in the number of telecommunications networks that can transfer data to offices in real time for various purposes, including fleet management.
In the automotive or fleet industry, telematics is typically synonymous with vehicle telematics or fleet telematics. Vehicle telematics is used to describe vehicle onboard communication services and applications that communicate with one another via GPS receivers and other telematics devices. The most common application of this is vehicle tracking. This is achieved by combining a GPS system with onboard diagnostics, typically to map the exact location of a vehicle and the speed at which it is moving.
How does asset tracking work?
Asset tracking allows real-time visibility into the location of powered assets like generators, unpowered assets like roll offs, and heavy equipment, including yellow iron, all in one centralized view. Asset tracking can also provide status reporting and diagnostics for things like engine hours and fault codes from powered assets and equipment.
How does Samsara help streamline fleet maintenance?
Samsara’s Connected Operations Cloud provides real-time visibility into all assets, fleet vehicles and heavy equipment, in one centralized platform, whether they’re at a jobsite, or in your yard. Our fleet management system provides construction businesses with the tools they need to increase productivity of their on-site workflows, increase the lifespan of vehicles and equipment through preventative maintenance, and make more informed decisions about vehicle, equipment and asset utilization, fuel usage and more. With proactive notifications and diagnostics, businesses can prevent downtime and disruptions to daily operations.
How does Samsara help with equipment management?
Samsara provides construction companies with tools and functionality that help streamline and optimize their equipment management. Samsara’s Connected Operations Cloud provides visibility into the location and status of their equipment fleet via GPS tracking, customizable maintenance schedules for preventative maintenance, and real-time notifications for equipment diagnostics to prevent downtime. Samsara also provides insights into asset utilization and dormancy trends, so you can get the most out of your heavy equipment.
How does Samsara help reduce fuel usage?
Samsara offers a robust set of reporting tools that allow you to analyze fuel consumption, idling and fuel costs from fleet vehicles and construction equipment. This data helps provide insight into behaviors that incur higher fuel usage, allowing you to adjust your operations accordingly. Additionally, Samsara integrates with a number of major fuel card solutions, giving you a view into the big picture of how your business consumes fuel.
What OEM integrations does Samsara support?
Samsara integrates with a growing number of the construction industry’s top OEMs, including Ford, GM, Stellantis, John Deere, Komatsu, Caterpillar, Volvo, CNH Industrial, Vermeer, and more. Our OEM integrations allow for data collection and analysis of heavy equipment, construction vehicles and fleet vehicles, including fuel usage, idling, engine diagnostics, and fault code notifications, without the need for additional hardware.