Looking for a fleet management system to accommodate business growth? Since 2008, Paraco Gas, one of the largest propane providers in the Northeast has experienced a planned period of significant growth. At the same time, the company noticed the need to integrate the power of technology with valued partners as critical in advancing the company’s… Continue reading [Customer Success] Paraco Gas Scales for Growth with a Data-Driven Solution
What are Diagnostic Trouble Codes? Diagnostic Trouble Codes (DTCs) are the diagnostic terminology created by the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) to ensure there is a uniform mechanism to reporting faults on a vehicle. The SAE has provided a set of international guidelines for DTCs on light duty vehicles (pick-up trucks, sedans, vans etc.). These… Continue reading What are Diagnostic Trouble Codes?
Sometimes we use complicated terms to define what our platform does. We pair those heavy terms with phrases such as improve efficiency, productivity, and profitability. These are all sound business objectives, but how do you reach them? To reach those goals, you need a plan. Effective planning is all about breaking down the steps you… Continue reading What is Asset Tracking?
Logistics Tech Outlook has recognized IntelliShift as a Top 10 Connected Field Operations Provider. IntelliShift is a leading provider of fleet management and telematics software since 2002. The provider has helped enterprise fleets transform their fleet management and mobile workforce operations with its cloud-based and data-driven fleet intelligence solutions. The transportation world is currently going… Continue reading IntelliShift Recognized As Top 10 Connected Field Operations Provider
Asset tracking is more complex than throwing any GPS asset tracking device onto your equipment. Instead, you need to choose the right asset management solution for your equipment. If you have heavy construction equipment with an engine, you’ll need a powered asset tracking device, but if you have a generator without an engine, you’ll have… Continue reading GPS Asset Tracking: Powered vs. Non-Powered – Which Do You Need?
Less than a year after the ELD mandate went into effect, hours-of-service violations are down 46%. The law has proven to be an achievement by contributing to reducing truck driver fatigue, which is a critical factor in large truck crashes. The success is evident in the estimate published by the FMCSA that 1,844 large truck… Continue reading ELD Mandate Making its Way Intrastate
Vehicle downtime is an inevitable occurrence for any fleet. Whether vehicles are involved in accidents, need part replacements and repairs as they age, or experience wear and tear from everyday driving, vehicle downtime is to be expected. While the cost of downtime can vary, it is important that you do everything you can as a… Continue reading The Real Cost of Vehicle Downtime
According to the Wall Street Journal, the rollout of the ELD mandate in December 2017 was slower than anticipated. Many businesses believed that the mandate was going to be pushed back, but instead, many were left scrambling to find a solution to meet the deadline. If you were one of these businesses, you might feel dissatisfied with… Continue reading The Aftermath of the ELD Mandate
When it comes to traveling in New York City, you should be prepared with tips to beat traffic. For many people in the tri-state area and beyond, traffic and commuting take up a substantial amount of time. If you or fleet drivers drive in or around New York City (one of the most densely populated… Continue reading 10 Tips to Beat NYC Traffic
Vehicle accessory monitoring such as Power Take Off (PTO) monitoring and reporting can increase the performance reporting ability of your business with the ability to alert and report on the use of a truck’s engine power, to determine if it was being used to power an accessory such as a PTO on your vehicles. PTOs… Continue reading Monitor Key Fleet Activities Using Engine Torque Power Take Off Signals
IntelliShift recently released their real-time customer loyalty application: Customer 360 Customer 360 was developed to help thousands of fleet operators and their customers enhance customer loyalty. This mobile-friendly module was developed by IntelliShift using responsive web design to support all platforms and devices. The customers are now able to track the exact location of the delivery… Continue reading IntelliShift Launches Connected Operations Platform to Drive Customer Loyalty
It might be hard to really understand how well your fleet is performing even if you use fleet management software. You can trust your basic working knowledge and instincts to determine the overall success of your fleet, but often, it isn’t enough. The software that you may have installed presents your business with holistic data,… Continue reading 5 Fleet Performance Benefits of Recorded Data