(MENAFN - The Peninsula) The Peninsula
Doha: Ooredoo, the region's leading enabler of digital business innovation, announced yesterday that Qatar Building Company (QBC) is embracing the innovative Internet of Things-enabled by Ooredoo Fleet Management.
One of Qatar's largest and innovative construction companies, Qatar Building Company will digitally transform with Ooredoo's Fleet Management solution for real-time visibility across more than 1,000 vehicles. Using Ooredoo Fleet Management, Qatar Building Company can optimise costs, productivity of vehicles, and maintenance, and enhance safety and customer experiences.
The agreement was signed by Sheikh Nasser bin Hamad bin Nasser Al Thani, Chief Business Officer, Ooredoo Qatar and Bader Mustafawi, Group Commercial Manager, Qatar Building Company.
Yousuf Abdulla Al Kubaisi, Chief Operating Officer, Ooredoo Qatar, said: 'Our Ooredoo Fleet Management solution for Qatar Building Company shows that the Internet of Things is moving from theory to reality, enabling digital transformation and strong business benefits. We're committed to driving Qatar's nationwide digital transformation and supporting new levels of Internet of Things-enabling innovation in the fast-paced construction sector.
Ooredoo's Fleet Management is an end-to-end solution, covering hardware, software, mobile connectivity, and 24/7 support services. Qatar Building Company uses telematics devices, which can measure data such as live GPS tracking every second and provides engine analysis. Ooredoo transmits the data over the cloud, with software providing live tracking and predictive analytics for proactive decision-making.
Bader Mustafawi, Group Commercial Manager, Qatar Building Company, said: 'Aligned with our goals of providing excellent services and pioneering technology, Qatar Building Company is leveraging Ooredoo Fleet Management to transform the construction community. We can efficiently rotate our workforce to enhance employee safety, and provide predictive maintenance to ensure vehicle safety.
Founded in 1971, Qatar Building Company has three divisions across civil engineering, materials production, and construction equipment. Qatar Building Company has offices, workshops, plants, factories, and showrooms across the country. Business customers can leverage the Ooredoo Advantage, making Ooredoo 'Best for Business, thanks to its breadth and depth of talent, best fixed and mobile networks, broadest portfolio of ICT services and solutions, and trusted partner for 60 years.