Improving Access Mat Visibility and Reducing Costs With RFID

By Doug

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Access mats, the portable platforms used to support equipment in the construction, oil and gas, and other energy-related industries, are often moved from one remote site to another and can be difficult to track. Inaccurate access mat reporting systems can cost energy and construction companies millions of dollars per year. Learn how matting services firm GEM Services is using RFID and GPS tracking in its SmartMat product to pinpoint exact mat locations, as well as records of all deployment information. Hear how the technology is increasing asset utilization, and how it is decreasing the potential for asset abandonment and liability.