WIRTGEN GROUP: Wirtgen PERFORMANCE TRACKER automatically measures the milling performance

Wirtgen performance tracker

Wirtgen has developed a solution that, for the first time, makes it possible to accurately and reliably document actual milling work completed – the new PERFORMANCE TRACKER

It is not uncommon for milling contractors to have to mill more than is specified in the RFP when carrying out a rehabilitation project. But how can the contractor bill the client on the basis of a transparent calculation when this occurs? Up until now, this usually involved calling in a surveying technician. The result: additional costs and delays in completing the project. The Wirtgen PERFORMANCE TRACKER (WPT), which also offers other valuable benefits, demonstrates that this can be done much more efficiently.

CONNECTED MILLING: Systematically Making Information Available

An efficient flow of information is the key to making processes easier, faster, and more cost-effective. WIRTGEN refers to this as CONNECTED MILLING. This term describes the direct flow of information between the machine, operator, service workshop, and scheduling office. For this purpose, Wirtgen uses the infrastructure of the Wirtgen Group’s existing telematics solution WITOS.

W Graphic

Reliable Documentation of Performance and Consumption Data

The WPT uses a laser scanner to measure the cross-sectional profile to be milled. Surface milling performance and milling volume are then precisely measured using GPS positioning and other sensors. The machine operator can continuously track the most important information in real time on the control panel’s display. After completing the milling work, a report with all the relevant performance and consumption data is generated automatically in Excel and PDF format and e-mailed to the machine operator.

PERFORMANCE TRACKER with Numerous Additional Benefits

In addition to the documentation feature, which allows milling jobs to be billed quickly and on the basis of transparent information, the WPT can also be used to precisely determine site costs. For example, the accurately measured performance and consumption data not only makes it easier to evaluate the efficiency of current and future construction sites, but the data can also be used to easily compare the machines with other cold milling machines in the machine fleet – a valuable basis for the machine operator to decide which milling machine is the most efficient solution for which job.

W Graphic

WPT Available as Add-On Kit

In addition to the new F series, Wirtgen large milling machines built from 2010 onwards and already in operation can also be equipped with the PERFORMANCE TRACKER. Thanks to intelligent hardware and software solutions, it is possible to retrofit these machines at Wirtgen Group locations within a single day.

NBM&CW July 2019

Click Here
To Know More / Contact The Manufacturer
Please provide your details we will contact you as soon as possible
Choose Title from the listPlease let us know your name.
Please let us know your Designation.
Invalid Input
Please let us know your email address.
Please let us know your City.
Please let us know your Contact Number.
Please brief your query.
Our other value-added services:

To receive updates through e-mail on Products, Technologies, equipment, please Select the Product Category(s) you are interested in and click Submit. This will help you not only to save time but also to get best quote for right products from many manufacturers of the same category; it helps you to evaluate and negotiate the best price.

Equipment & Machinery
Invalid Input
Building Products
Invalid Input

Condition Monitoring Through Data Downloading

Leverage technology, educate and motivate team members, and minimise operating cost, advises Bhaskarudu Peddakotla, Consultant for Construction and Mining Equipment. Equipment availability is critical for profitability Read More ...

WIRTGEN Slipform Paver SP 1600 – the world’s largest paver - comissioned for construction of Vadodara-Kim Expressway

The world’s largest concrete slipform paver was comissioned at Patel Infrastructure on February 25th, 2020 for the construction of 8-lane Vadodara-Kim Expressway, a part of the Mumbai-New Delhi Expressway. The SP 1600 Read More ...

Skid Steer Loader: Scoring high on versatility and applicability

Manufacturers of skid steer loaders are banking on the versatility of the equipment and foresee its growing demand as an efficient application-driven machine NBM&CW reports. Though the skid steer loader market in India Read More ...

Preventive Maintenance through Condition Monitoring – Mining and Construction Equipment

The present competitive business environment demands higher utilization of equipment to the tune of 6000 hrs per year unlike the olden days of 2500 – 3000 hrs. To meet the present utilization level, machine availability has Read More ...

Mobile Cranes for Urban Infra Development

Mobile crane manufacturers are designing cranes that can address the execution complexities at urban development sites that have restricted space and a high population density. Some of the new products on offer are at the concept Read More ...

CE Industry Finding Opportunity in Adversity

Industry captains in the construction and equipment manufacturing sector of India discuss solutions to deal with the current challenges and the way forward once the lockdown is lifted. No doubt, Covid-19 has thrown a formidable Read More ...

WIRTGEN GROUP Machines Construct Yogyakarta International Airport

The first plane to land at the new Yogyakarta International Airport (YIA) on the Indonesian island of Java was an A320 from Jakarta. Eleven slipform pavers from Wirtgen played a key role in the airport’s construction. Once completed Read More ...

WIRTGEN Cold Recycler & Soil Stabilizer WR 240: Rehabilitated 22 Km Road Near Hapur

Low cost and high quality are two of the most important criteria when it comes to rehabilitating roads. The WIRTGEN cold recycling train has yet another advantage: roads can be re-opened to traffic in no time. A WR 240 cold recycler Read More ...

Asphalt Pavers: Doing More With Less

A host of new interventions are helping pavers deliver higher productivity, better paving quality and surface finish, along with speed for faster completion of projects. NBM&CW reports. Manufacturers are giving a facelift to Read More ...

WIRTGEN GROUP Machines Driving Construction of New Istanbul Airport

After just three years of construction, the world's biggest airport (measured by passenger num-bers) started operation in 2018 initially with two runways, expanded to three by 2019 and, by the end of the project in 2028 Read More ...

Pavement preservation, Restoration and Drainage solutions from AIC Infrastructures

Kritarth Raja, Managing director of AIC infrastructure offered a perspective of Aviation Infrastructure at EXCON Bangalore 2019. Besides being a MD of an aviation infrastructure company he has been instrumental in introducing Runway Read More ...

New road rehabilitation techniques from Neha Infra Services

Director, Chetan Kanakia of M/s. Neha Infra Services (Mumbai), a road rehabilitation service provider, shared information on the company’s road rehab technologies and supporting service. He stressed on the importance of Read More ...

Caterpillar unveils new products for Indian market

Caterpillar, the global heavy equipment manufacturer, announced the launch of its new products for the Indian region. With the introduction of the new Next Gen Cat® 120 Motor Grader, Caterpillar aims to deepen its presence in Read More ...

Leeboy launches new series of compact motor graders

Leeboy India Construction Equipment, one of the leading manufacturers of motor graders and other construction equipment in India, launched their new series of compact motor graders for India and other developing markets Read More ...

WIRTGEN GROUP: Construction 4.0 - Working Environment of The Future

At HAMM, developers are thinking not only about the next machine generation; but are also focused on the effects that current megatrends will have on road building, in general, and on compaction, in particular. Here, the globally Read More ...

Asphalt Batch Mix Plants - Advancing Technically

Manufacturers of asphalt batch mix plants are bringing a spate of advanced features in their products which will lower their operating cost and yield higher productivity. They are also expanding their product ranges as demand Read More ...
NBM&CW

New Building Material & Construction World

New Building Material & Construction World
MGS Architecture

Modern Green Structures & Architecture

Modern Green Structures & Architecture
L&ST

Lifting & Specialized Transport

Lifting & Specialized Transport
II&TW

Indian Infrastructure & Tenders Week

Indian Infrastructure & Tenders Week