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FleetLocate Case Study

Ken Murnane And Sons Concrete Forms: “Big Saving on Man Hours Alone”

Introduction

This case study of Ken Murnane and Sons Concrete Forms is based on a January 2020 survey of FleetLocate customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Know where your trucks are is huge in itself and then there is big saving on man-hours alone by knowing the exact time your truck leaves site.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select FleetLocate:

  • Hoped to address the following with FleetLocate:
    • Better know where their drivers/vehicles/assets are at all times
    • Better utilize their vehicles/assets
    • Improve fleet safety
    • Reduce costs

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of FleetLocate that the surveyed company uses:

  • Have seen tangible improvements in the following since implementing FleetLocate:
    • Their ability to identify what drivers need improvement
    • Speeding violations
    • Reducing harsh braking
    • Seat belt use
    • A safer fleet overall
  • Have seen tangible improvements in the following since implementing FleetLocate:
    • Their ability to serve their customers
    • Their ability to route the closest driver
    • Use of driver time
    • Use of fleet manager time
    • ELD/FSMA compliance
    • A more productive fleet overall
  • Have seen tangible improvements in the following since implementing FleetLocate:
    • Their confidence that vehicle/assets are where they’re supposed to be
    • Their confidence that vehicles/assets are being used evenly
    • Their ability to grow business with the same or fewer vehicle/asset resource
    • Their use of vehicles/assets overall
  • Have seen tangible improvements in the following since implementing FleetLocate:
    • Their confidence that vehicle service is performed when it’s needed
    • Vehicle downtime
    • Maintenance management overall
  • Have seen tangible improvements in the following since implementing FleetLocate:
    • Wasted/out-of-route miles
    • Fuel cost
    • Their confidence that fuel card purchases match miles driven
    • Idling time
    • The recovery of lost/stolen vehicles/assets
    • Control of fleet costs overall

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with FleetLocate:

  • Saw levels improvement in the following areas since implementing FleetLocate:
    • cost savings: moderate improvement
    • fleet maintenance: moderate improvement
    • fleet/asset utilization: significant improvement
    • fleet productivity: significant improvement
    • fleet safety: significant improvement




About This Data

This data was sourced directly from verified users of FleetLocate by TechValidate.

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