The satellite provider is Astrum Communications of Monterrey, Mexico, which uses the Mobile Satellite Venture (MSV) North American satellite network.
Mon-Ro moves full truckloads of merchandise between the U.S. and Mexico for many U.S. carriers, such as CFI, Swift, JB Hunt, Wal-Mart and Express Carriers, the company said.
Mon-Ro is using the Track & Trace software solution from internetPlace in conjunction with the EMS PDT-100 terminal for route management, two-way messaging, dispatch coordination, monitoring arrivals, driver's coordination for delay of shipments, and fuel-consumption monitoring. The Track & Trace software is a Transportation Management System solution oriented to carriers. The web-based solution offers full integration with legacy and enterprise resource planning systems, the company said.