In a significant move towards digitalization, L&T Construction Equipment Limited (LTCEL) recently announced the launch of L&T DigiEye, a Vehicle Health Management System fitted onto its machines. On January 26, 2019, Mr. J.D. Patil, Whole-time Director and Sr. Executive Vice-President, Defence Business, launched DigiEye during LTCEL’s Cultural Day celebrations in Bangalore. Mr. Arvind K. Garg, Executive Vice-President, Construction & Mining Machinery, L&T, Mr. D. Keshava Kumar, Chief Executive, LTCEL, and several other senior executives, employees and their families participated in the event.
Mr. Ravi Raghavachar, Head-IT & Marketing Services, L&T-CMB, who had steered the IT initiative, introduced his team members to those gathered on the occasion. L&T DigiEye has been developed by L&T Infotech and would be fitted on all LTCEL machines. It helps users manage the machines remotely and promises to enhance efficiency levels by providing timely alerts to service engineers when abnormalities are detected. Machine utilization, fuel usage and geo-location are additional features the system offers. As a common platform, it links the manufacturer i.e. LTCEL, dealer service engineers and customers with their fleet operators and field engineers.