In June, Triax and United Rentals announced their partnership to bring cutting-edge worker safety and management technology to United Rentals’ 1,000 branches and customers. At the heart of the IoT system is plug-and-play Spot-r Clips and EquipTags worn by workers and attached to equipment. Check out highlights from recent news coverage below:

Triax gets its sensor gear in United Rentals’ equipment via Construction Dive

“Internet of things” specialist Triax Technologies said earlier this month that its Spot-r IoT network is now accessible through equipment from United Rentals, which claims to be the largest equipment rental company in the world.

United Rentals deploys Triax Spot-r and EquipTags allowing customers to monitor crews and machines via Equipment World

Spot-r’s mesh network collects and transmits real time data from these sensors to automate worker time and attendance and provide real time location and safety information, says Pete Schermerhorn, president and chief operating officer, Triax Technologies.

Triax Partners with United Rentals to Bring Data-Driven Jobsite Solutions via Rental Equipment Register

“United Rentals is a forward-thinking market leader that will make our technology broadly available through the rental process, giving construction firms the insights and tools they need to work safer and more efficiently.”