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Werner Enterprises has teamed with fleet management service Platform Science to advance its technology initiative, the companies announced Sept. 16.
Platform Science provides fleet management tools through its platform using Internet of Things technology. Werner intends to use the tools to deploy new applications and services across its 8,000-truck fleet.
“Our drivers require best-in-class technology to keep them efficient and safe on the road, which is why we remain focused on developing new technology-rich solutions and offerings through our innovation initiative, Werner EDGE,” Danny Lilley, vice president of fleet systems and technology for Werner Enterprises, said in a statement.
Werner EDGE is an ongoing initiative to advance the performance and safety of drivers, shippers and carriers through technology innovations. The Platform Science integration is the latest step in that process.
“Incorporating Platform Science into our new tablet-based telematics