GPS Tracking and Monitoring System for Municipal Corporation Garbage Collection Vehicles


The Pune Municipal Corporation manages the City of Pune. For the betterment of citizens Pune Municipal Corporation has taken the initiative for new project named as “MoVe” (Monitoring of Garbage Vehicle Tracking System) under smart city mission. The aim of these project is related to Solid Waste Management under Swachh Bharat Mission and development of open and green spaces. To provide better facilities and services for citizens of pune PMC is using new technology for their Smart City Mission. The main purpose behind these initiative is to manage the solid waste through the various technologies like GPS Vehicle Tracking System,UHF RFID Readers, IOT Sensors etc. along with innovative Mobile and Web based application to improve and smoothen ground level mechanism for waste collection and re-cycling of waste.


The objective of PMC for Solid Waste Management are to control, collect, process, utilize and dispose of solid waste in an economical way consistent with the public health protection. PMC envisages implementing Solid Waste Collection and Monitoring System as a city wide integrated platform for its diverse set of waste collection needs which include operations of public transportation, management of vehicles operating for other civic services like solid waste, engineering and emergency services.

Smart Integrated System Architecture

Benefits of Solid Waste Collection and Monitoring System

  • Monitoring of the vehicle in real time to improve per vehicle productivity & reduce non-compliance.
  • Usage and route planning optimization of garbage trucks.
  • Rapid management of vehicle breakdown and maintenance.
  • Centralized command control center for waste collection and transportation.
  • Efficient monitoring and management of waste bins.
  • Automated monitoring of transfer stations, processing centres for daily garbage inward, outward using weigh bridge automation.
  • Eliminate the human factor from entire cycle of SWM process starting from collection to bill disposal.

Work Flow