September 7, 2021
A BW120 Roller has been recovered and returned to a hire company after being stolen from a site in Derbyshire. The customer realised the roller had been stolen when arriving on-site, after contacting AMI Group to report the theft the AT5 unit was placed into finder mode. Utilising the AMI App a GPS position was obtained and the roller was recovered from a railway station nearby and returned to the customer within hours.
The Bomag roller was protected with the AMI AT5, the industry-leading battery-powered asset tracking and after theft recovery device, with a huge battery life of 6,000 GPS pings, cell site GSM triangulation and a powerful RF beacon.
Roller theft is one of the most common within the construction industry with over a 100 rollers being reported stolen each month. AMI Group have seen a large increase in customers opting for a battery unit due to micro dimensions and compact design, it’s easy to see how the AT5 has become so successful, with thousands deployed worldwide across a range of industries.
AMI Group was established in 2004, offering state-of-the-art telemetry and tracking systems and technology to a wide range of markets including construction and plant hire. To date, more than £353 million worth of customer assets have been protected with AMI tracking devices, and AMI systems are utilised by many of the UK’s leading plant hire organisations, commercial fleet operators, and small – medium-sized businesses nationwide.
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