Connect and Drive!


Technology-based solutions can aid construction companies in fuel management and vehicle tracking, says VIJAY AGRAWAL.

Connected vehicles are the buzzword today, with vehicle manufacturers in a race to get their products future-ready.

Connected vehicles help in real-time tracking of vehicles and remote monitoring of their health. Some manufacturers have also installed fuel monitoring and theft control mechanisms and vehicle operation details. Further, many start-ups and technology companies are providing solutions for vehicle tracking, vehicle operations and fuel monitoring that can be integrated in existing vehicles.

In the construction industry, fuel costs and vehicle operating times are important from a savings perspective. Fuel theft is rampant. The indu