Sunrise Innovations

By: Sunrise Industries  05/12/2011

The Waste Management System (WIS) is a complete solution for Waste Companies that helps manage domestic, commercial and skip hire customers more efficiently. The complete solution comprises of truck hardware, handhelds and a scalable administration system. With the WIS system you will be able to handle 20,000 domestic / commercial customers with 1 office staff.

The WIS system can be bought component by component or as a complete solution.  In today's market a hosted cloud computing style setup is the default but the WIS server can also be hosted locally. 

The WIS system comprises of 3 main components, Truck PC System, Inexpensive Mobile Computing and the Server Administration System.

Truck PC System
The truck system is designed to help drivers with collection routes, bin collection and blacklisting.  The rugged system is easy to install and comes with ITPS power utility so to protect the hard disk.  Additional features like GPS tracking, office communication and video surveillance makes the PC system one of the best truck pc systems on the market today.

Inexpensive Mobile Computing
Normally to deploy a mobile handheld solution would be a huge investment, but with our WIS mobile software running on the inexpensive Nokia, makes components like Signature Capture, Barcode / RFID Scanning, Instant Messaging, etc.

Server Administration System
The Server Administration System is module based and can be easily integrated into any web platform. The system can handle all the aspects of any sized waste operator.  The main compoents are:

  • Domestic Manager
    • Account Management
    • Online Store Manager
    • Route Manager
  • Commercial Manager
    • Account Management
    • Route Manager
  • Bin Manager
  • Skip Hire Manager
  • Marketing Centre
  • Accounting
    • Transactions Overview
    • Direct Debit Manager
    • Payment Card Manager
    • Invoice Manager (Domestic and Commercial)
  • Call Manager
    • IVR Payments & Stats
    • PABX Control
  • Ticket System Manager

A strong selling point of the WIS system is its automated text messaging module which automatically sends SMS (text messages) to customers the night before collection.  Inside these SMS customer specific data can be placed, such as collection type, billing type, account balance so a customer could receive a text saying "Tomorrow your recycling bin is due for collection please top up your account in the nearest shop as you balance is €10."  With the admin the text messaging module enables you to send text to individuals or to an entire route - which is quite handy if a truck is broken down or weather hampers collection.

Samples of clients running WIS include:

If you are a waste company and want to generate more customers online as well as save money on staffing costs then contact us to arrange a meeting.

The information in this article was current at 02 Dec 2011