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Why Fleet Telematics Is Important To Your Business

Why Fleet Telematics Is Important To Your Business

Implementing a fleet telematics solution can improve operational efficiency as well as provide data for strategic decisions, such as right-sizing your fleet. For service fleets, the information can assist in planning daily routes. For construction mixed fleets, the data makes your equipment and vehicles visible to the team. There are many benefits, such as these, when this technology is utilized at your organization.

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Equipment Data Can Help Reduce the Volatility in Your Profit Margin

Equipment Data Can Help Reduce the Volatility in Your Profit Margin

Projecting and monitoring job costs are critical functions for any construction company bidding on contracts. The accurate collection of historical data and its use in cost estimating on new jobs greatly increases the odds that you deliver on time and within budget and, most importantly, make a profit. Materials and labor might be easier to estimate because of documented vendor pricing and historical job timesheets. But for vehicles and equipment, the data is often not readily available.

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How Your Fleet Can Overcome Bad Weather

How Your Fleet Can Overcome Bad Weather

Bad weather can be a nemesis to your productivity, keeping your vehicles and equipment parked in the lot. Winter can be especially trying in the colder states with the snow and ice. Yet, even the West Coast has experienced strong storms that have closed roads and disrupted traffic. While not all conditions can be overcome, there are ways to keep your fleet on schedule using your telematics solution.

Fleet Forecast

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Equipment Rentals: 3 Unique Ways To Use Telematics With Your Fleet

Equipment Rentals: 3 Unique Ways To Use Telematics With Your Fleet

Equipment renting has been part of recorded human history in one form or another since Iraq’s ancient Sumerian times (according to this Automotive Fleet article). And now, technology is poised to pivot the industry once again. Specifically, telematics is already being used by many rental fleet managers to verify equipment deliveries and actual utilization hours. This information helps them with billing and fleet maintenance.

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An Addendum To The 2015 Construction Equipment Theft Study

An Addendum To The 2015 Construction Equipment Theft Study

CalAmp and LoJack have released the 2015 LoJack Corporation Study On Construction Equipment Theft. It provides an annual snapshot of heavy equipment theft and recovery based on LoJack proprietary theft and recovery data within LoJack coverage areas (visit lojack.com/coverage). The infographic summary is available here. You may download the full twelve page report here(PDF).

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