The supervisor of Wallkill, NY recently decided to add a GPS fleet tracking system to each and every city-owned vehicle. City supervisor, John Ward, says he hopes many other municipalities will embrace GPS fleet tracking technology because it can help the city save money, become more efficient and can help police to patrol the town more effectively.
Mr. Ward decided to add a GPS fleet tracking system to Walkhill’s entire fleet of 93 vehicles. The town paid $27,000 for the tracking systems. The city expects the tracking systems to pay for themselves within a year.
The new fleet tracking system will allow department heads to monitor routes, idling time, how fast vehicles are traveling and when they are ready for routine maintenance. “Department heads know where their trucks and cars are, what they are doing and where they are going,” said said Glemming. “The data is secure – no one can change it. It will help the municipality create routing efficiency, which saves wear and tear on vehicles as well as expenditures for fuel, which is skyrocketing.” In addition to department heads, the supervisor and town board have access to the tracking data.
Thanks to the success of companies like Uber, home food delivery service is all the rage now. Companies such as McDonalds… Read more »
For years, the term “customer experience” has been a buzzword that appeared to be isolated to the tech industry. In… Read more »
Chances are that you’ve heard a constant buzz in the news about self driving cars. Companies such as Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA),… Read more »
Wouldn’t life be easier if our Garmin Devices told us how to better manage our fuel spending? Since that isn’t… Read more »
1. Use GPS Tracking Fleet managers all around the world are implementing GPS Tracking into their businesses. This… Read more »
Many drivers are unaware of the power they hold by being behind the wheel. They have the ability to drastically… Read more »
A new implementation of technology has been approved by the Calgary Board of Education this week that will allow parents… Read more »
Here are some proven ways to help your small business up productivity and down your stress level. 1.Do What You… Read more »
One of The Erie County (N.Y.) Bureau of Fleet Services employees has been accused of impersonating a police officer in… Read more »