Lean and Green: Ways to Save Fuel

One way in which Nestlé has maximized its fuel usage is by investing in alternative-fuel vehicles, which now account for nearly 600 of the fleet’s 2,000 vehicles. (Photo courtesy of Nestle) LeanRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 23, 2019

8 Fuel Management Trends to Follow

There is no shortage of opportunities to improve your fleet’s fuel management. Photo courtesy of Getty Images 8 Fuel Management Trends to Follow Here’s the latest on some new and well-known fuelRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 23, 2019

ContiPressureCheck TPMS Integrates With Road Ready Trailer Telematics

Continental has integrated its ContiPressureCheck tire pressure monitoring system with the Road Ready trailer telematics system from Truck-Lite. Photo courtesy Continental ContiPressureCheck TPMS Integrates With Road Ready Trailer Telematics Continental has integratedRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 23, 2019

Wabco Boosts Truck Safety Tech

The integrated Active Lateral Safety technology suite is designed to help fleets reduce accidents and increase driver control and comfort in a range of operating environments. Image via Wabco Wabco Boosts Truck SafetyRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 23, 2019

NYC Compares Maintenance Costs for EV and Gasoline Vehicles

Image courtesy of NYC NYC Compares Maintenance Costs for EV and Gasoline Vehicles New York City has released preliminary maintenance costs for its electric fleet vehicles in comparison to select gasoline-powered vehicles. All-electricRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 22, 2019

Medium-Duty Truck Emissions in 2021 and Beyond

Medium-Duty Truck Emissions in 2021 and Beyond Medium-duty trucks are going to change in model-year 2021. GHG Phase 2 emissions rules will require better fuel economy and lower CO2 emissions. Photos: JimRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 22, 2019

How Fleets Can Contribute to Improved Mobility

Lukas Neckermann, managing director of Neckermann Strategic Advisors, was the keynote speaker on the final day of NAFA I&E. Photo by Andy Lundin. How Fleets Can Contribute to Improved Mobility Automobiles haveRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 22, 2019

Calif. City Fuels Diesel Trucks with Waste

Image courtesy of Neste Calif. City Fuels Diesel Trucks with Waste Waste feedstock from the City of Oakland, Calif., is now being converted to renewable diesel to fuel the fleet. The cityRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 22, 2019

14 New Ideas For Fleet Improvemen

The Fast Lube option allows customers to drop off their vehicle for simple preventive maintenance and get it back within 45 minutes. 14 New Ideas For Fleet Improvement 1. Improving Customer ServiceRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 21, 2019

Bright Ideas to Improve Your Fleet

In order to maintain its level of vehicle care, Palm Beach County Fire Rescue (Fla.) requires service providers to follow its preventive maintenance checklist. Photo: Palm Beach County Fire Rescue Bright IdeasRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 21, 2019

15 Bright Ideas to Improve Your Fleet

Photo: Getty Images 15 Bright Ideas to Improve Your Fleet One benefit of the fleet community is the ability to learn from each other’s good (and bad) experiences. Every year, Government Fleet collectsRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 21, 2019

How One Fleet Improved Maintenance, Safety, and Customer Service in 2 Years

Photo courtesy of Sarasota County Communications Dept. How One Fleet Improved Maintenance, Safety, and Customer Service in 2 Years In the past two years, the Florida county’s fleet team has improved itsRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 21, 2019

Innovative Ways to Use Your Fleet Data

Fleet management information systems have more features than you think. Here’s how to make the best use of your software.  Image: Getty Images Innovative Ways to Use Your Fleet Data Specialized fleet softwareRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 20, 2019

Fla. Municipalities Can Collect Road Condition Data with Sweepers

Elgin Sweeper has partnered with RoadBotics to offer Florida’s municipalities the ability to collect road condition data during sweeping operations using Elgin Sweeper street sweepers, like the Elgin Pelican broom sweeper. Photo courtesyRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 20, 2019

Should Fleets Worry About the 3G Phaseout?

As 3G mobile networks are being replaced by newer standards, should fleets with connected devices that make use of 3G be worried? Image by Clker-Free-Vector-Images from Pixabay Should Fleets Worry About the 3G Phaseout? ARead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 20, 2019

How to Understand Truck Tires: Load Ratings, Sizes & More

Fleet tires have to be able to handle paved roads to dirt roads and everything in between. Having the right tires on your truck and equipment keeps drivers safe and fleets running.Read More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 20, 2019

Consequences of Extended Truck Replacement Cycles

Consequences of Extended Truck Replacement Cycles Extending truck replacement cycles beyond stated fleet policy is typically a short-term tactic by corporations to solve a budgetary constraint; however, there are long-term fleet consequencesRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 19, 2019

How to Calculate Optimal Replacement Cycles

Data from an economic lifecycle analysis can be viewed as a chart to assist fleet managers in determining the best time to replcae a vehicle. Source: Chatham Consulting How to Calculate OptimalRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 19, 2019

Truck Tire Replacement & Pricing Trending Upward

The replacement market has been expanding as capacity remained tight and the demand continues upward as the economy continues to strengthen. Photo courtesy of Getty Images Truck Tire Replacement & Pricing Trending UpwardRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 19, 2019

Trends in Vocational Truck Replacement Cycling

A good truck replacement strategy begins with assessing the performance of the existing truck and consideration of alternative options. Photo courtesy of Getty Images Trends in Vocational Truck Replacement Cycling Finding the rightRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 19, 2019

How EV incentives determine the EV market in China, EU, and USA

How EV incentives determine the EV market in China, EU, and USA In the wake of the recent Driving America Forward Act, once again the discussion about incentivising EVs is on the table.Read More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 18, 2019

The 9 principles of future urban mobility

The 9 principles of future urban mobility The UK Government has announced its biggest ever regulatory review of new modes of transport as it unveiled plans to invest £90 million in newRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 18, 2019

Uber freight starts European offensive

Uber freight starts European offensive Uber freight comes to the Netherlands in two weeks, and plans to expand Uber Freight across other parts of Europe in the near future.  Uber Freight wasRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 18, 2019

Volvo cars warn each other for hazards through the cloud

Volvo cars warn each other for hazards through the cloud Imagine a car that detects wheel spin due to slippery road conditions and sends out this information together with the gps locationRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 18, 2019

Bridgestone Finalizes TomTom Telematics Acquisition

TomTom Telematics is one of the largest providers of telematics services in Europe and with this acquisition, Bridgestone intends to strengthen its digital capabilities, the company noted. Photo courtesy of TomTom.  BridgestoneRead More...
By : José Miguel Fernández Gómez | Abr 17, 2019
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