Bobcat launches Proprietor Portal web site for fast distant machine monitoring

With Bobcat’s Machine IQ wi-fi communication system producing heaps of helpful knowledge on machines within the subject, the corporate has launched a brand new on-line dashboard for viewing all of it.

Situated at my.bobcat.com, the Bobcat Proprietor Portal web site offers machine house owners and fleet managers straightforward and fast entry to machine location, working hours, gasoline stage and machine upkeep alerts on the corporate’s R-Collection compact excavators and M2-Collection skid-steer or compact observe loaders.

Bobcat says the location, which may be customized with customized machine names, may be seen on any internet-connected system together with smartphones, tablets and desktop or laptop computer computer systems.

The positioning supplies prospects with seven days of fault codes for related machines, but in addition presents the choice to subscribe to upkeep alert emails. These emails are despatched at any time when a machine generates a standard fault code, or when machine upkeep is due, Bobcat says. The time-for-maintenance alerts additionally element what components they’ll want for the wanted upkeep and a service guidelines for extra upkeep wants, the corporate says.

With this enhanced service monitoring, Bobcat says its sellers are higher ready to answer buyer wants for components and repair—usually alerting prospects to required upkeep earlier than they’re conscious it’s wanted.

Past upkeep alerts, Bobcat Proprietor Portal may ship prospects alerts when their machines depart a specified space, serving to forestall theft. Bobcat says house owners may set curfews for his or her machines. These curfews set off an alert at any time when a machine is operated outdoors of designated hours.

For the long run, Bobcat is planning on including the flexibility to trace machine effectivity and utilization to be able to assist house owners make extra knowledgeable selections. The corporate can be planning so as to add a characteristic for fleet managers that enables them to get a greater view of possession prices.

Take a look at bobcat.com/owner-portal for extra info, or see your native Bobcat supplier.