Equipment Map

Dispatch > Equipment Map

Dispatchers need a bird's eye view of their fleet to effectively monitor jobClosedA project that orders and tickets are grouped under. progress and track driver locations throughout the day. This screen utilizes Google Maps with added functionality to display vehiclesClosedAll machines used as a means of production on a construction site or at a batch plant. tracked via GPS modules and other tracking devices.

The upper-right corner of the Equipment MapClosedA map view that tracks the locations and statuses of individual equipment in a fleet. The dispatcher's equivalent to a "bird's-eye view." provides the Home, Settings, and Panels tabs. Selecting Home brings you to the TrackIt Web Console home page, and the Settings and Panels tabs provide more use options for the map.

Settings

Map Options

This pane allows you to set filters that hide or display specific objects like hotspots, plants, equipmentClosedAll machines used as a means of production on a construction site or at a batch plant. types, and more.

In addition to using the Settings tab, you can open this pane by right clicking on the map and selecting the MORE OPTIONS button on the pop-up window.

Map Options dialog window

Display Equipment Identifier

Allows the map to display a tag identifying the equipment number for each piece of equipment shown on the map.

Vehicle icon with vehicle number

View Equipment

Displays the pre-assigned icon for each piece of equipment with a GPS signal.

Vehicle icon without label

View Hotspots

Displays or hides hotspots.

View Regions

Displays regions on the map.

Use Standard Filters

Sets the available filters for a targeted view of equipment.

Use Equipment Filter

Selects the equipment you want to appear on a map.

Multiple maps can be opened with your browser to show different filters, allowing you to see each type of equipment on a separate browser window.

Panels

Selecting the Panels tab at the top presents a list of panels with additional functionality available for the dispatch mapClosedA map view that tracks the locations and statuses of individual equipment in a fleet. The dispatcher's equivalent to a "bird's-eye view.". These panels are:

Panels options on the Equipment Map screen

Interacting with employees & equipment

From this screen, in addition to Employee Dispatch and Equipment Dispatch screens, site users can interact with drivers and equipment via rollover buttons.

The buttons shown for equipment and employees are controlled from the Hotspot/Map tab of the Site Settings screen.