Sierra Wireless Developer Day 2013 - Show&Tell 6 - PFK 978
Company Overview A leading electronics company focused on thedesign and manufacture of automotiveelectronic systems. A privately owned company - established in1985. Acquired Pi-Shurlok in 2012 – established in1969.
Company Overview A leading designer and manufacturer of automotiveelectronic systems focusing on vehicle security systems,body control modules, telematics systems and alcoholignition interlock systems. A major supplier of body control modules,convenience modules, gateway modules,combination meters, diff-lock and gearbox controllersto global OEM’s.
Company Overview Technical Agreements with majorFirst Tier suppliers, such asContinental, Valeo,Calsonic Kansei and Lear for build-to-print manufacturing underlicence. PFK’s strengths lie in designcapability, industrialisation andstate-of-the-art high volumeproduction facilities.
Company Overview 56% of production is exported to global markets. SMD component placement capacity of 150 000components per hour 8500m² manufacturing facility. Accredited to international OEM standards such as ISO/TS16949 / ISO 14001 / VDA 6 / FORD Q1.
Product Offerings Vehicle Security Instrument Clusters (Combi Meters) Telematics systems(SVR, Fleet Management, DriverProfiling) CANBus systems and gateway modules Convenience / Body Control modules(difflock and gear shift controllers)
AwardsPFK has been recognised a number of times for leadership in its field.GMSA Supplierof the Year Award2005, 2007, 2008& 2009TT100 EstablishedEnterprisesMinister’s Award forSustainability 2009,2011 & Innovationin 2012KZN Exporter ofthe Year 2009, 2010& 2011KZN Top BusinessPortfolio Award inManufacturingSector 2010Automechanika SA2009 & 2013
978 Hardware Sierra Wireless WMP100 GSM/GPRSModem Sierra Wireless XM0110 GPS External microcontroller, 2.4GHztransceiver, 868MHz transmitter,accelerometer, buzzer, IO Internal GSM, GPS and ISM antennae
978 Features GPS position recording up to 1 secondintervals Trip upload via GPRS (24 hours bufferingwhen out of GSM coverage) Security features: 2.4Ghz Driver’s ID (WUWA) Wireless immobilizer RF Beacon Vehicle battery disconnect alert GSM Jamming detection Movement alerts DOTA
The MyDrive Algorithm To enable the insurer to assess the actualrisk presented by an individual driver,based on driving behaviour and drivingpatterns within the road context; and pricethat risk accordingly