KOC re-selects WebTech Quadrant solution for remote vehicle management

Technology allows managers to obtain vehicle data remotely

The Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) has again selected Quadrant solution from WebTech Wireless, a provider of vehicle fleet location-based services (LBS) and telematics technology, for expansion of remote vehicle management in their fleet.

The latest implementation includes more than 500 vehicles, bringing total KOC installations to-date to over 1,000 vehicles of all types. Reportedly, KOC leases vehicles from Automak Automotive and KGL Car Rental.

KOC's Quadrant solution includes Wi-Fi enabled WT5800 Locators that allow fleet managers to remotely obtain vehicle odometer and speed data when vehicles pass KOC depots and filling stations.

Harald Fritz, VP of Sales Quadrant Fleet Solutions at WebTech Wireless, said: "We're seeing that the oil and gas industry worldwide has very unique fleet management requirements that can vary considerably by region and operating environment.