With short harvest times and tight building schedules, time is of essence in the off-highway industries and shift changeovers are easily disturbed through a lack of vehicle access. Just one missing machine key can result in delaying the whole operation and render good key management vital for the season’s outcome. Nowadays, vehicle access doesn’t have to rely on physical mechanical keys. Digital solutions can help streamline fleet operations in the field and on the construction site.
CoSmA (Continental Smartphone-based Access) @OH, our digital solution for vehicle access in off-highway, replaces physical keys and digitalizes machines’ access and engine start systems. In just one application, it combines functions that don’t require any additional hardware:
CoSmA increases both efficiency as well as flexibility for fleet operations while adding security levels and saving costs for off-highway fleet managers.
Leaving key fobs behind and opting for a digital solution have many benefits for fleet managers in material handling: