HWR Group signs up Teletrac Navman
ELECTRONIC FLEET MANAGEMENT PROVIDER Teletrac Navman has secured a major contract – as the giant HW Richardson Group’s preferred telematics supplier.
e deal will, it says, “see Teletrac Navman’s suite of GPS-based equipment and software progressively installed into HWR’s 3000 vehicles and assets nationwide.
“Teletrac Navman’s system will streamline HWR’s telematics management into one comprehensive solution,” says the company. It will include technology “that is t-for-purpose for the NZ transport industry and regulatory environment, such as RUC Manager.”
HW Richardson Group CEO Brent Esler says: “HWR has a number of dierent telemetry systems across our group of companies. We went to the market to select a single provider across our group, to further our vision of delivering ‘game-changing transport.’
“Teletrac Navman demonstrated both capability and passion to deliver a solution for us across the HWR Group,” he adds.
“With a large workforce and a range of specialist vehicles and assets across our brands, top-quality technology is a key part of operating eciently and safely.”
HWR is one of NZ’s largest privately-owned transport operators, employing over 2370 sta across its 46 companies. HWR’s brands operate in multiple sectors, including rural and various other areas of specialised transport, ready-mix concrete, fuel and oil distribution, roading and civil contracting and environmental services.
Teletrac Navman Asia Pacic vice president Ian Daniel says: “We’re looking forward to partnering with HWR, an organisation which has a proven record of embracing change and adopting technology.”
His company is, says Daniel, “well-placed to support HWR’s operations across all sectors, with our experience in connecting drivers, trucks and sites for construction, transport and specialist materials industries.”
HWR has over 3000 vehicles and assets across the 46 companies in the Group