GPS Product Options

North Star Fleet Solutions offers a full range of product options to give you the exact GPS functionality you need for your trucks. Once you have explored the potential options shown on this page, contact us so we can help you specify the exact product components you need.

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Networkfleet 5000 Series Product Line: GPS Fleet Tracking & Diagnostics

Compatible with light, medium, and heavy duty vehicles, the 5000 Series product line features two hardware devices. The 5200 is GPS only, while the 5500 connects directly to the vehicle’s diagnostic port to Networkfleet 5000 Series Device continually monitor engine diagnostics. Both include a fast processor, built in accelerometer, and multi-port options.

The Networkfleet 5000 Series offers these features and benefits:

  • Internal Antenna: Both the GPS and cellular antennas are contained internally in the device.
  • Serial Port Functionality: The serial port allows for integration with compatible Garmin devices using a Garmin FMI cable and also integrates with laptops and other devices by providing a constant NMEA data feed.
  • Sensor Detection: Includes sensor ports for monitoring various voltage events occurring within the vehicle, such as Power Take Off (PTO) engagement/disengagement, secondary engine on/off, and door open/close.
  • Vehicle Diagnostics: Patented remote vehicle diagnostics capabilities on the 5500 enable monitoring of diagnostic trouble codes, ignition status, speed, odometer, fuel efficiency and more.
  • Easy Installation: Plug & play design provides for easy, quick installation without splicing wires.
  • FREE Roadside Assistance: the 5000 series also includes Networkfleet’s industry-exclusive Roadside Assistance package at no additional cost!
Networkfleet CONNECT

Networkfleet CONNECT is a powerful new feature of the system. It gives you Garmin GPS unit display and advanced two-way communication capabilities. Networkfleet CONNECT creates a closer link between drivers and dispatchers.

Dispatch/Job Creation

  • Create and assign jobs by address, landmark, lat/long, and vehicle
  • Dispatch drivers to specified destinations via their in-cab Garmin device
  • Proactively schedule jobs in real-time or for future dates and times
  • Monitor job statuses from start to finish
  • View current and future jobs assigned for up to 90 days – jobs can be filtered by vehicle, estimated time of arrival (ETA), location, and dispatch date


  • Real-time two-way messaging allows for easy communication with drivers in the field
  • Messaging is designed with custom driver response options (i.e. free form text, yes/no, etc.)
  • Send notifications in real-time or schedule messages to drivers with important job-related information

CONNECT Dashboard

  • Access at-a-glance job snapshots showing jobs in progress, recently completed jobs as well as a summary of the day’s job activity
  • View most recent messages sent between drivers and dispatchers

In-Cab Garmin Features

  • View, accept, and update job status directly from the Garmin device
  • Reply to and initiate messages to the online user
  • Access turn-by-turn navigation and directions to specified job sites

Networkfleet CONNECT provides you with new levels of functionality and operating efficiency.

PatchMap – GPS Maps for the Oilpatch

For clients providing services to oilfield locations, North Star is proud to offer PatchMap as an option.

PatchMap is the most complete set of Garmin GPS oilfield locations and road information on the market. It is the most popular oilfield mapping software in Western Canada. For companies with trucks serving oilfield clients PatchMap:

  • Enables you to find any licensed well (active or abandoned) and any facility in Alberta, B.C. and Saskatchewan
  • Provides you access to the most comprehensive set of continually updated oilfield road maps
  • Gives you convenience and features unrivalled by any competing product including expanded location search capabilities, kilometer posts and winter site access details

If you service oilfield locations in Western Canada, PatchMap is essential equipment for your fleet.

Networkfleet AT-1400 Asset Tracker

The easy to install AT-1400 uses GPS technology to report location and movement for field assets like trailers, generators, heavy duty equipment or any valuable property. The battery life of the AT-1400 lasts up to six years, depending on Networkfleet AT-1400 Asset Tracker the message configuration which can be customized. The unit includes a 3 year warranty and features hardened, sealed enclosures to maintain maximum functionality in extreme weather conditions. Fleet managers using Networkfleet’s online application can view assets equipped with the AT-1400 on maps alongside vehicles in their fleet. Reports and alerts can be used to determine exact GPS location, if and when an asset has been moved, assets closest to a particular location or landmark, geofence violations and more!

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