Analysis of data has become a driving force in the past decade. The added bonus and new branch of analytics are real time alerts which are being used in all sectors of business from health care to transportation. In this new write up by WT Staff, it profiles how Kenworth, the semi-truck construction king has begun implementing their TruckTech + remote diagnostic system to help alert both drivers and repair crews to issues before they become full blown horror stories.
- The Kenworth TruckTech + Remote Diagnostics System provides real-time engine health information to both fleet managers and Kenworth dealers.
- The system also enables Kenworth dealers to track the specific location of each Kenworth truck in the system.
- The system automatically puts out alerts, signifying when going forward without action is advisable and when to pull over and seek aid.
“Fleets and truck operators buying new Kenworth T270, T370, T440, and T470 models – equipped with the 6.7L PACCAR PX-7 engine, 8.9L PACCAR PX-9 engine, or Cummins Westport L9N natural gas engine – will be able to order Kenworth TruckTech+ Remote Diagnostics.”