Fuel-Efficiency in the Construction Industry
Many OEMs have created fuel efficient solutions for light duty vehicles. There has been some neglect considering the issues arising from the amount of fuel consumed in the construction industry. We wanted to highlight some of fuel efficiency initiatives taking place in the construction industry.
Volvo’s fuel efficiency tactics have shown up in the construction industry. They offer money-saving world-class excavators, articulated haulers, and wheel loaders. The CareTrack system helps manage and maximize vehicle efficiency. It is a tracking device which uses GPRS/GSM mobile network or satellite to detect the location of these machines. The system provides information such as machine utilization reports, fuel economy reports, location reports and service maintenance reports.
- 14.5% fuel consumption reduction
- 22.6% machine productivity increase
- 43.5% fuel efficiency improvement