Mobile Awareness’ facility-based TPMS

Tires and wheels | March 26, 2014

Mobile Awareness YardTraq TPMSMobile Awareness’ YardTraq uses the same TireStat tire pressure monitoring sensors that work with the company’s MobileTraq Vue, providing immediate warnings of low tire pressure as a vehicle enters a parking or service facility.

The YardTraq local computer and cloud-based system is designed to detect all TireStat sensors mounted on tractors, trailers and/or utility vehicles in real time within the yard during cross-dock and quick-turn operations and to deliver continuous tire readings and alerts via electronic notification. The TireStat sensors transmit data every 60 seconds.

Mobile Awareness, www.mobileawareness.com

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