No Need to Continue "Flying Blind"

December 4, 2018 Karli Langner

Most of us have been through it – that uncomfortable feeling when you’re performing a task based on intuition or guesswork.

You have no answers, no insights; nothing to help guide your decision making or increase performance. You’re “flying blind” – lacking knowledge and visibility. Flying blind is all fine and dandy when it comes to small, insignificant tasks; but when it comes to your business, it’s risky and can often lead to many mistakes. What kind of business wants to deal with a guessing game every day? Technology has paved the way, and now, you can wave goodbye to guesswork.

In the past, the heavy building materials industry has been at risk of flying blind, leading to a lack of control and lower success rates. Luckily, Command Alkon has a way to put the power back in your hands by offering technologies that deliver visibility, automation, collaboration, and simplification to have your business running at optimal efficiency.

Unlocking Value

“The goal was to eliminate as much manual work as possible and gain visibility in to our operations.”

-Will Medina, Technology Manager, FST Sand & Gravel


“With Command Alkon we went from flying blind, to unlocking tremendous value through better visibility.”

-Jacob Davis, Operations Manager, Wayne Davis Concrete


The quality of data that has been unlocked has proved to be a game changer in the industry. Command Alkon customers can enhance their daily operations and improve their decision-making based on accurate, real-time information that our solutions provide.


“Command Alkon gave us the necessary tools to plan our day ahead instead of flying by the seat of our pants. It more than paid for itself within the first year of use.”

-Tracy Dobson, Operations/Dispatch Manager, OSCO Concrete


Equipping Our Industry Heroes


“We put all the information together, we use the data in a wise way, and we tell the people the right things that they need to know to do their job better.” 

-Jason Pulliam, Product Owner, Command Alkon


Being able to provide our customers with data that has changed the trajectory of their day-to-day operations is something we are proud of. Making a positive impact in the industry and equipping companies to provide a better product is the passion of Command Alkon employees.


“With help from Command Alkon, we have instant visibility of our assets, including their location and the progress of each job they’re assigned.

-Chris Eichman, Vice President, Midwest Concrete Materials


Creating and Building Our Home


“Together with our customer, our innovative solutions are used to build the amazing array of structures that are the foundations of our communities.”

-Phil Ramsey, CEO - Command Alkon


Every day we live, work and play in the environments that our industry heroes create. Visibility, understanding and control of the product is what makes the places that our families inhabit that much more enjoyable. This is just one piece of what it means to build amazing.

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