Fleet Management http://fleetowner.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en Next-gen fleet manager: 'Huge opportunity' if businesses seize it http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/next-gen-fleet-manager-huge-opportunity-if-businesses-seize-it <div class="field-deck"> What fleets stand to gain — and the new applicant pool they should be considering </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The old mold for the corporate fleet manager is changing entirely, one industry insider says, and it's creating an opportunity for a whole new pool of applicants. Companies that get ahead of this curve could see less fleet down time and lower maintenance, recruitment and related costs, and other benefits.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/next-gen-fleet-manager-huge-opportunity-if-businesses-seize-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/next-gen-fleet-manager-huge-opportunity-if-businesses-seize-it#comments Driver Management Fleet Management Fuel News Technology Mon, 03 Aug 2015 14:29:00 +0000 167161 at http://fleetowner.com ThinkStock Your Aug. 3 Pre-Trip: Obama blasts Congress over highway patch http://fleetowner.com/regulations/your-aug-3-pre-trip-obama-blasts-congress-over-highway-patch <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">Here are five things worth knowing today: </font></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/regulations/your-aug-3-pre-trip-obama-blasts-congress-over-highway-patch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/regulations/your-aug-3-pre-trip-obama-blasts-congress-over-highway-patch#comments Fleet Management News Regulations Mon, 03 Aug 2015 14:15:00 +0000 167151 at http://fleetowner.com Fortress opens 3-lane Texas truck wash http://fleetowner.com/driver-management-resource-center/fortress-opens-3-lane-texas-truck-wash <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><a href="http://www.fortressenviro.com/"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Calibri" size="3">Fortress Environmental Services</font></u></a><font face="Calibri" size="3"> opened a new three-lane truck wash rack on Interstate 10 between Houston and San Antonio. Truckers will need to exit at mile marker 649 and then drive 1/4 mile south on Hwy 97. </font></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/driver-management-resource-center/fortress-opens-3-lane-texas-truck-wash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/driver-management-resource-center/fortress-opens-3-lane-texas-truck-wash#comments Driver Management Resource Center Fleet Management News Mon, 03 Aug 2015 12:59:00 +0000 167101 at http://fleetowner.com Your July 31 Pre-Trip: Investigators dismantle human smuggling ring http://fleetowner.com/regulations/your-july-31-pre-trip-investigators-dismantle-human-smuggling-ring <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">Here are five things worth knowing today: </font></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/regulations/your-july-31-pre-trip-investigators-dismantle-human-smuggling-ring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/regulations/your-july-31-pre-trip-investigators-dismantle-human-smuggling-ring#comments Fleet Management News Regulations Safety Fri, 31 Jul 2015 14:29:00 +0000 167041 at http://fleetowner.com Agility Fuel Systems searches for new CEO http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/agility-fuel-systems-searches-new-ceo <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><a href="http://www.agilityfs.com/"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Calibri" size="3">Agility Fuel Systems</font></u></a><font face="Calibri" size="3"> announced that Barry Engle has accepted an executive vice president position with General Motors and will depart from his post as CEO of Agility. He will, however, continue to serve on Agility&#39;s Board of Directors.</font></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/agility-fuel-systems-searches-new-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/agility-fuel-systems-searches-new-ceo#comments Fleet Management News Fri, 31 Jul 2015 13:12:00 +0000 167021 at http://fleetowner.com Your July 30 Pre-Trip: House votes to extend highway funding through Oct. 29 http://fleetowner.com/regulations/your-july-30-pre-trip-house-votes-extend-highway-funding-through-oct-29 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">Here are five things worth knowing today: </font></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/regulations/your-july-30-pre-trip-house-votes-extend-highway-funding-through-oct-29" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/regulations/your-july-30-pre-trip-house-votes-extend-highway-funding-through-oct-29#comments Fleet Management News Regulations Safety Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:44:00 +0000 166921 at http://fleetowner.com Even where it’s legal, marijuana still a drag for truck drivers http://fleetowner.com/driver-management/even-where-it-s-legal-marijuana-still-drag-truck-drivers <div class="field-deck"> Commercial fleet operators could see fallout from legalization trends </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What does the unprecedented shift in states' marijuana laws mean for commercial fleets' operations?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/driver-management/even-where-it-s-legal-marijuana-still-drag-truck-drivers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/driver-management/even-where-it-s-legal-marijuana-still-drag-truck-drivers#comments Driver Management Fleet Management News Safety Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:18:00 +0000 166951 at http://fleetowner.com ThinkStock SkyBitz debuts all-in-one management solution http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/skybitz-debuts-all-one-management-solution <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><a href="http://www.skybitz.com/"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Calibri" size="3">SkyBitz</font></u></a><font face="Calibri" size="3"> announced the release of the </font><a href="http://www.skybitz.com/Hardware/FalconSeriesGXT"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Calibri" size="3">Falcon series GXT3100C</font></u></a><font face="Calibri" size="3">, an all-in-one product designed to provide easier installation and improve fleet efficiency, the company said.</font></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/skybitz-debuts-all-one-management-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/skybitz-debuts-all-one-management-solution#comments Fleet Management News Technology Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:12:00 +0000 166901 at http://fleetowner.com Roadrunner acquires Stagecoach Cartage and Distribution http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/roadrunner-acquires-stagecoach-cartage-and-distribution <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><a href="https://www.rrts.com/Pages/Home.aspx"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Calibri" size="3">Roadrunner Transportation Systems</font></u></a><font face="Calibri" size="3"> announced it acquired Stagecoach Cartage and Distribution, a provider of truckload and logistics services based in El Paso, TX, for a total purchase price of $35 million, plus an earn-out capped at $5 million.</font></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/roadrunner-acquires-stagecoach-cartage-and-distribution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/roadrunner-acquires-stagecoach-cartage-and-distribution#comments Fleet Management News Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:10:00 +0000 166891 at http://fleetowner.com Eaton enhances aftermarket offerings http://fleetowner.com/maintenance/eaton-enhances-aftermarket-offerings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><a href="http://www.eaton.com/"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Calibri" size="3">Eaton</font></u></a><font face="Calibri" size="3"> said it has&rdquo; beefed up&rdquo; one of the company&rsquo;s key commercial vehicle aftermarket offerings with a new name and the addition of several new genuine Fuller transmission components.</font></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/maintenance/eaton-enhances-aftermarket-offerings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/maintenance/eaton-enhances-aftermarket-offerings#comments Maintenance Fleet Management News Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:05:00 +0000 166881 at http://fleetowner.com