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Spireon FleetLocate Case Study

The Davey Tree Expert Company


This case study of The Davey Tree Expert Company is based on a September 2018 survey of Spireon FleetLocate customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Improved Driver Routes and Fuel

Time and Money Saved


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

  • Would like to better control the following costs:
    • Fuel
    • Accident
    • Overtime/wasted time
    • Driver recruiting/training/retention
    • Vehicle maintenance/downtime

Use Case

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

  • Realized the following improvements since implementing FleetLocate:
    • Improved miles per gallon
    • Reduced frequency of fuel fill-ups
    • Improved efficiency
    • Reduced speeding
    • Reduced idling
    • Reduced harsh braking
    • Reduced the number of accidents
    • Reduced vehicle downtime
  • Agrees that FleetLocate helps them with the following:
    • Manage fleet fuel expenses
    • Manage maintenance costs
    • Coach drivers on better driving behaviors
    • Maximize the hours in their drivers’ day
    • Get the most out of their fleet vehicle investment
    • Make their fleet safer
    • Better manage their fleet
  • When they compare their fleet to their top competitors, they have:
    • Quicker responses
    • Better service
    • Better products
    • Better people
    • Better vehicles/equipment
    • Better business practices


The surveyed company achieved the following results with Spireon FleetLocate:

  • Agrees FleetLocate helps them with the following:
    • Provide quality customer service
    • Route the closest driver to respond quickly
    • Keep prices competitive
    • Ensure their drivers are performing
    • Ensure their fleet vehicles are in top shape
    • Run a more efficient business
  • Report up to 20% in time saved with their GPS fleet management solution.
  • Report up to 20% in money saved by their GPS fleet management solution.

About This Data

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

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