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Novacom Europe

Novacom Europe is a market leader in trailer telematics. Together with its partners, Novacom Europe offers the Trailermatics service in multiple geographies, being the one-stop-service and solution for trailer tracking to be used for different asset types and/or short-term rented equipment. Trailermatics can be upgraded easily to one of our many specialized telematics solutions without further investment in technology.

Trailermatics is a service of Novacom Europe, a subsidiary of CLS : Collecte Localisation Satellites.


Some of us came from outer space…

CNES (Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales) is the government agency responsible for shaping and implementing France’s space policy in Europe. Its task is to invent the space systems of the future, bring space technologies to maturity and guarantee France’s independent access to space. CNES is a pivotal player in Europe’s space programme, and a major source of initiatives and proposals that aim to maintain France and Europe’s competitive edge.


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CLS (Collecte de Localisation Satellite) was formed in 1986 as a subsidiary of CNES and IFREMER. It is a commercial entity tasked with developing and distributing applications of satellite-based location technologies implemented by CNES. CLS is the worldwide provider of the Argos system.

For 25 years, Argos has been used to locate small satellite transmitters throughout the world, handling the tracking of animals, drifting buoys and flotillas of fishing boats. Given its mission, the Argos system is used for specific applications, all related to the study and protection of the environment. In order to allow the world of industry to take advantage of its 25 years of expertise in geolocation, CLS set up its subsidiary, Novacom Services, in 2002. It also offers CLS the opportunity to propose a new range of services. These are based on the concept of the Novacom platform. This is a computer centre that allows our customers to access their data.

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Thus, from any PC connected to the Internet, a shipping agent can track his trucks in real time, an electricity producer can remotely read his meters and a building and public works company can monitor its construction site plant. The Novacom Services offer is comprehensive as it also incorporates the provision of terminals appropriate to your profession and needs and the choice of the most suitable telecom link. On a day-to-day basis, we offer our customers simplicity: unlimited access to the functions of the web application and fixed monthly billing that groups service, equipment and telecom costs.


Where to start with telematics for trailers

If you are thinking to upgrade your company and increase your profit, come and talk to our technical staff. They all come from trailer operations and know what it is like to manage a fleet of trailers. They will show you how you can follow your trailer and read the data that is sent to you. We train your staff, so they get all the benefits from the system. Meanwhile we help you to set-up a schedule to install the terminal on your trailers. The terminal is the hardware unit connected to the EBS. Now you are ready to power up and choose from different packages for enabling fleet management, cold chain monitoring, security enhancement, carrier management, tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS), and truck id.