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Meeting the challenges of utilities

What are the main barriers to efficiency and effectiveness for your field staff? And how could Toughbook help you overcome them?

Click on the options below to discover the solutions we have to offer…

The ability to maintain your infrastructure anywhere and in any conditions
Yes that's my Challenge

Toughbooks are the ideal tool for maintaining a utilities infrastructure. They allow your field maintenance staff to connect to your infrastructure and find problems quickly, check digital documents and drawings, order replacement parts online and be routed quickly to the next job. And all this can be done anywhere and in any condition. Staff can operate all day on battery, in all weathers, in bright sunlight and have a wide range of connectivity.

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Making my company greener and more customer friendly
Yes that's my Challenge

The integration of GPS and powerful wireless connectivity in Toughbooks allows your field staff to be dynamically routed from job to job in real time. This allows your staff to spend more time helping customers whilst to reducing their fuel use and carbon footprint.

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The need to improve the efficiency of my maintenance staff
Yes that's my Challenge

Toughbooks allow work processes to be completely re-designed, allowing maintenance staff to be more productive. Documents and drawings can be accessed anywhere, integrated GPS allows staff to be routed efficiently and assets located, integrated cameras can record asset condition immediately and staff can access stock and tool information in real time using Toughbook’s powerful wireless connectivity.

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Screen Visibility
Screen Visibility

Working in the field means screen visibility in sunlight can be a serious obstacle. Toughbooks come equipped with cutting-edge display technology for brilliant presentation under direct sunlight and background illumination for working at night.

Multi-functionality
Multi-functionality

Integrated HSPA, GPS and other application-specific module options. They make even the smallest form factor Toughbooks the mobile multifunctional tool for the most demanding working conditions.

Reliability/Durability
Reliability/Durability

Even our smallest machines meet the challenges of field working in the utilities sector. Take the Toughbook ultra-mobile PC (UMPC) CF-U1. At 1060 grams, the unit can withstand falls from 120 cm. What’s more, some of our models are up to IP65 compliant for dust and moisture resistance¹.

¹ Tested by a national independent third party test lab following IEC 60529 Sections 13.4, 13.6.2, 14.2.5 and 14.3.

 

No Power Access
No Power Access

Toughbooks have a newly designed battery and specially adapted power management system. This allows up to 8 hours of running time from a single battery charge.