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Telematics Providers Merging in $85 Million Deal

August 1, 2015 by sehui

TORONTO and VANCOUVER – Two Canadian based telematics providers have reached an agreement to merge, creating a company with more than 150,000 subscribers across Canada and the U.S. BSM Technologies Inc. a provider of remote monitoring, fleet management, and fleet diagnostics systems; and Webtech Wireless Inc., which provides GPS fleet management systems, said on Thursday they have entered into a definitive agreement creating a company worth $85 million. The deal, which has been approved by both company’s board of directors, calls for BSM to acquire all of the outstanding Webtech common shares.

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International Launches Telematics Credit

July 8, 2015 by Rolf Lockwood

Remote diagnostics are now available to everyone in a technology bundle that includes OnCommand Connection, telematics hardware, and two years of data service

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Ontario insurance brokers launch new telematics program

January 21, 2015 by Allan Janssen

TORONTO, ON – fleetadvisor enabling fleet managers to better manage business risks

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Ontario insurance brokers launch new telematics program

January 21, 2015 by Allan Janssen

TORONTO, ON – fleetadvisor enabling fleet managers to better manage business risks

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Mack, Volvo to Synch Up Repair Process

December 9, 2014 by TEONA Baetu

GREENSBORO, NC- Imagine you have a broken engine sensor and as you roll into a dealer facility to get it fixed, the technician already knows about it and has pre-ordered, maybe even already received the new part to fix your truck.

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Mack Adds Telematics

October 30, 2014 by Martin Smith

Mack Trucks has extended its Mack GuardDog Connect telematics solution platform and launched Fleet Management Services with Telogis

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PACLEASE TELEMATICS

October 29, 2014 by Martin Smith

From Paccar Leasing comes the new PacTrac solution specifically for private fleets.

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PACCAR TELEMATICS

October 29, 2014 by Martin Smith

An aftermarket fleet-management service using proprietary cellular technology

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How Telematics Could Improve Insurance Premiums

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Your trucks’ black boxes will soon be tapped by insurance companies. Here’s why you should care.

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INTELLIGENT TIRE MANAGEMENT

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

The TireVigil InTow service can lower tire operating and fuel costs

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Dreamers vs. Doers

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

How much more effective could you be with a high-tech cab?

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FLEET MANAGEMENT

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Teletrac launches Fleet Director 8 with integrated mapping

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FUEL FILTERS & MORE

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

A telematics/prognostics device to indicate a fuel filter’s change point

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Volvo Expands Telematics Offering

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Volvo Trucks has introduced fleet-management services by Telogis to complement its Remote Diagnostics connected vehicle platform, currently available for order

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Webtech Driver Center on MDT 3200

August 1, 2014 by Martin Smith

Webtech Wireless has announced availability of its Driver Center software application on the new MDT 3200 mounted in-cab device, joining other portables