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Fulcrum’s GPS tracking – Tracing a downed power line

Welcome to the future of accurate GPS tracking for power lines using Fulcrum FieldTech!  Join Jake from Fulcrum as he demonstrates the simplicity and power of our application in tracking downed power lines – a task critical for maintaining safety and restoring services.

Intuitive FieldTech at your fingertips

At the heart of our solution is the Fulcrum data collection app, designed for ease without compromising on detail. Capture essential data like location descriptions, risk profiles, and environmental photos. What’s more, our app smartly integrates local weather data, providing you with comprehensive information without extra typing effort.

Accurate GPS tracking made simple

Mapping is no longer a hassle. With Fulcrum, create precise geometries with a tap. Our GPS tracking feature is a game-changer, enabling you to mark power line locations by merely walking along their path. Even when satellite imagery falls short, Fulcrum’s tracking ensures accuracy and reliability.

Safe and adaptive recording

Safety is paramount in fieldwork. Fulcrum’s recording can be paused and resumed to navigate around obstacles safely, ensuring your data is uninterrupted and your safety is prioritized. Our app seamlessly connects the dots for you.

Fine-tuning your data

With Fulcrum, precision is key. Fine-tune your data points for utmost accuracy. Even with standard phone GPS capabilities, you get significant precision, and for enhanced accuracy, easily connect a better GPS device via Bluetooth.

Seamless cloud integration

Once your tracking is complete, associate the geographic line with your earlier recorded data and save it effortlessly to the cloud. This integration guarantees that your data is secure, accessible, and ready for analysis.

Ready to see the video for yourself? Check out the quick walkthrough of Fulcrum’s GPS tracking feature below, and see firsthand the convenience of pausing and resuming data recording around obstacles and the easy integration of enhanced GPS devices for greater precision.

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Screenshot of Fulcrum app showing GPS tracking for power lines

What is Fulcrum?

Organizations worldwide trust Fulcrum’s SaaS-based data collection platform to capture and share reliable information about field activities, much faster than paper or other digital solutions. Standardized, easily customized, and well-integrated data collection delivers improved clarity for decision-making and better productivity for lower costs.

Standardize data collection
Digitally transform your processes with a single platform that increases productivity, improves data quality across all use cases, and securely delivers real-time data.
Customize collection processes
Easily adapt to changing requirements with drag-and-drop app modification, full customization and extension capabilities, customizable reporting and alerting.
Streamline two-way integration
Expand the reach and usefulness of your data with best-in-class integration with Esri ArcGIS, real-time, two-way integration with any application, and built-in integration with email, SMS, and more.
Jim Metz - speeds things up, adhering to safety sop

Jim Metz

Vice President of Safety
FM Sylvan
Fulcrum speeds things up. It was almost instantaneous. It allows accountability for people running the job to see what their guys are doing to make sure they’re adhering to safety policies.
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Aaron Vanover - catch more issues

Aaron Vanover

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Using Fulcrum, Halton Company’s quality control team provides richer, better documented support, enabling them to catch more issues.
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Daniel Stepner - easy to use, customer service

Daniel Stepner

Senior Consultant
I have used many programs for field asset inspections. Fulcrum has been the easiest to set up, use in the field, and update. The service provided by the Fulcrum team has been top-rate.
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James Watts - safety once you close the loop from action to insight

James Watts

Director of Health and Safety
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Gavin Kelley - training period short, same data whether junior/senior collector

Gavin Kelley

Senior Software Developer
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It is so easy to use that our training period is greatly shortened. Data quality is very important to us so it can’t be overly complicated. We still get the same data quality regardless if it is a junior or senior data collector.
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