TrackAbout’s Roll-Off Container Tracking Software is an affordable, cloud-based system for tracking roll-off containers. Using barcodes and smartphones, TrackAbout enables you to track the location and history of your bins.

Industries benefiting from the TrackAbout platform include:

  • Dumpster Rental
  • Waste Management
  • Recycling
  • Construction
  • Environmental services
Roll Off Tracking Steps

How Does it Work?

The high-level steps are :

1. Put barcode labels on your bins

2. Scan barcodes using a TrackAbout mobile app when you drop off a bin

3. Manage bins from a browser

What does it cost?

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 What it does and does not do

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Barcode Labels

Barcode Labels

  • TrackAbout will sell you barcode labels and ship them to you when you sign-up.
  • Two identical labels go on each roll-off container

More about labels

 Barcode Label Placement

Barcode Label Placement

  • Place 2 identical label stickers on each roll-off container
  • Place where they are easy for the driver to scan
TrackAbout App

Download the TrackAbout Mobile App

  • Scanning is done from TrackAbout’s mobile app
  • It works on Android and Apple devices
  • The app is free to download, but you will need a paid TrackAbout subscription to get a login to use it

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Scan Using the Mobile App

Scan Using the Mobile App

  • The app will use the device’s camera to scan
  • Every scan will also collect
    • GPS position on a map
    • Timestamp
    • Person logged into the device
When to Scan Roll offs

When to Scan

  • Use the app to initially register each bin
  • Scan each bin every time you move it

Supported actions in the TrackAbout mobile app

Roll-Off Tracking Website

Roll-Off Tracking Website

  • You access your data from TrackAbout’s secure website
  • You will get a login to the website once you sign up
  • You can create as many other users as you want

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Asset Map

View Dumpsters on a Map

  • View the last scan location of each of your bins on a map
  • Zoom in and out to the right level of detail

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Asset History

Asset History

  • See this history of scans for each dumpster
  • If a bin is damaged, you can see which customer previously had it

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Inventory Reporting

Inventory Reporting

  • Run reports on the website to see your dumpster inventory
  • Limit to just dumpsters of a certain size
  • Find dumpsters that have been at a customer for more than a given number of days

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 Digital Proof of Delivery/Pickup

Digital Proof of Delivery/Pickup

  • View an electronic record for each roll-off scan
  • Prove to a customer where and when a delivery or pickup happened

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View Customer Balance

View Customer Balance

  • View a report of all of the roll-off containers with a customer

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