General Dynamics and FleetMind to Showcase Ruggedized Onboard Computing Solution for Waste Trucks at RWM 2012
September 10, 2012 | News Release
OTTAWA, ON, and MONTREAL, QC, September 10, 2012 - General Dynamics Canada and FleetMind Solutions, Inc, will showcase their ruggedized computing smart display solution for waste collection vehicles at Resource and Waste Management (RWM) in Birmingham, UK, September 11 to 13, 2012.
Launched earlier this year, the GD4010 smart display by General Dynamics Canada is a lightweight, rugged, touch-screen display that, when integrated into FleetMind's fleet management system, provides waste and recycling organizations with unprecedented real-time information about vehicle, driver and service route specifics.
"We believe the GD4010 Smart Display offers the most powerful onboard platform on the market," said Martin Demers, CEO of FleetMind. "Additionally, it eliminates the need for multiple solutions, is easier to install than comparable solutions and ensures a much improved driver experience."The GD4010 Smart Display:
- Ensures touchscreen visibility in the sunlight or snow-glare conditions
- Easily integrates into existing vehicle and back-office systems
- Offers multiple inputs for cameras, scales, CANbus, USB and other serial devices
- Meets the MIL870 standards for shock, vibration and temperature
- Meets IP65 standards for dust and waterproofing
- Can be operated with gloved hands
About General Dynamics Canada
General Dynamics Canada has an established reputation for the successful integration of vehicle electronics and information products and systems for government, military, public safety and commercial markets.
General Dynamics Canada is a part of General Dynamics C4 Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics. Additional information about General Dynamics Canada is available at http://www.gdcanada.com; for General Dynamics C4 Systems, please visit http://www.gdc4s.com and for General Dynamics, http://www.gd.com.
FleetMind Solutions, Inc. is the award-winning technology leader for fleet management solutions. FleetMind's technology is derived from over 10 years and millions of dollars invested in developing the industry's best and most advanced fleet solutions specifically designed for waste and recycling environments. FleetMind solutions have been successfully installed in thousands of vehicles across North America. Our products have allowed the industry's largest waste and recycling fleets to link their drivers and vehicles to business operations in real-time to ensure improved productivity, safety, sustainability, profitability and customer service. For more information visit: http://www.fleetmind.com.