SOURCE: Effective Control Transport, Inc.

January 16, 2008 09:38 ET

Effective Control Transport Announces New Contract With JSB Transport

LONGUEUIL, QC--(Marketwire - January 16, 2008) - Effective Control Transport Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EFFC) (www.econtroltransport.com), a leading provider of global Telematics, location-based solutions which specializes in technology that monitors a drivers vigilance, today announced that JSB Transport has received full delivery and implementation of the FOLO system.

JSB Transport, a Quebec-based trucking company, operates a fleet of trucks on which the FOLO system has been fully deployed since December 2007.

To help reduce potentially catastrophic vehicle-operation accidents, the FOLO System provides real-time driver monitoring and warnings which can be electronically sent to fleet management and safety personnel. The FOLO system also offers real-time tracking, communication of fuel usage, vehicle idling times, vehicle speed which can also be remotely controlled, and driver driving patterns which are all compiled for building driver and route profiles to help increasing performance and safety.

"Monitoring and understanding driver behavior and equipment usage is critical to operating a safe and efficient fleet. With the FOLO system, we have been able to actively monitor and compile profiles on driving habits and vehicle usage to help improve and increase safety and efficiency," said Stephane Blain, CEO for JSB Transport.

Raphael Huppe, CEO of Effective Control Transport, stated, "JSB Transport is aware of the safety needs and increasing fleet efficiency. They chose ECT because of our commitment in providing tools to help increase performance, reduce cost and help save lives."

Effective Control Transport is an information technology firm that has developed fully integrated solutions for trucking and fleet management along with the highest level of technical expertise which enables it to service a wide range of customers, providing tailored solutions. www.ecnholding.com

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