RELEASE 4.0 of Spear 3i enterprise asset management software will be launched this year, with features to aid maintenance of moving, fixed and linear assets.

The latest update includes a configurable web-accessible ’dashboard’ interface, providing a real-time graphical display of key performance indicators. Mobile Workforce Tablet applications enable staff to fill in forms and modify documents using a hand-held computer, and TouchPoint provides a touch-screen interface which can be used with the ease of a cash machine.

Freightliner Group is using a Spear 3i software suite to manage almost 2000 vehicles.

Through a partnership with AEA Technology Rail, Spear can offer rail operators a combined package of software and technical expertise.