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Mar 27, 2013
Technician shortage, telematics, fleet value highlighted in key notes from AEMP annual meeting
Whenever I go to a big conference and hit it hard from sunup to late in the evening, I take ...
Mar 21, 2013
AEMP names top fleets and technicians of 2013
Who are the top technicians and who had the best run fleets in the country this year? The Association of Equipment ...
Mar 20, 2013
NPL Construction: How one of the top private construction companies manages its equipment fleet
Licensed in 37 states, energy distribution contractor NPL Construction says it takes a strategic sourcing approach to the equipment suppliers ...
Mar 18, 2013
Can switching to a propane-powered pickup save you money?
Our sister publication Pro Pickup has a pretty interesting article from the folks at Roush CleanTech on how switching from ...
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Mar 07, 2013
Mercedes-Benz positioning Sprinter commercial vans as “high-profile” fleet support vehicles
What's up with Sprinter? A lot, as it happens. Following the dissolution of the Daimler-Chrysler merger in 2008, Sprinter has flown under the ...
Feb 26, 2013
Case launches SiteWatch telematics solution
Case today announced through its website the launch of its first telematics solution SiteWatch. The company says SiteWatch delivers vital ...
Feb 01, 2013
Get more from 3- to 4- cubic-yard wheel loaders by avoiding misuse and abuse
Call it what you will – multiple personality disorder, dissociative identity disorder, split personality – wheel loaders in the 3- ...
Jan 31, 2013
AEMP announces registration deadlines for Certified Equipment Manager Exams
The Association of Equipment Management Professionals recently announced the dates and registration deadlines for its Certified Equipment Manager Exams. The ...
Jan 24, 2013
LoJack and TomTom partner to provide fleet telematics
LoJack announced today that it has formed a partnership with TomTom to offer fleet telematics in the first quarter of ...
Dec 27, 2012
The advantages of renting before buying
A very interesting Q & A session with United Rentals president and CEO Michael J. Kneeland was recently posted at ...
Dec 17, 2012
Hendrickson launches PLUS, “Parts Look Up System”
Hendrickson has begun offering PLUS, the “Parts Look Up System,” which is designed to provide fleets, repair centers and distributors ...
Dec 05, 2012
On-highway diesel prices fall, remain above $4
For the week that ended Dec. 3, the national average retail price of on-highway diesel fell 0.7 cents to $4.027 ...
Nov 28, 2012
Yearly construction fuel consumption up 5.2 percent
WEX and IHS have released the results of the WEX Construction Fuel Consumption Index (FCI), which indicated a 5.2-percent increase ...
Nov 21, 2012
Top 10 truck and trailer theft prevention tips for the holidays
The four days we celebrate as Thanksgiving are also celebrated by thieves who know that this will likely be the ...
Nov 20, 2012
Cargo containers make for cheap, sturdy offices and storage
If you're looking for a fast, easy, portable, cost-effective, stackable, multi-purpose jobsite trailer/equipment storage solution...try a surplus cargo container. They're kind ...
Nov 15, 2012
Take charge of your equipment appraisal
It is almost certain that at some point you will have your equipment fleet appraised. The outcome of that appraisal might ...
Nov 05, 2012
How Waste Management gets the most out of telematics
With more than 4,500 pieces of yellow iron to keep up with John Meese, senior director for heavy equipment disposal ...
Sep 28, 2012
Hertz expands in Oklahoma
Hertz Equipment Rental has acquired Pioneer Equipment Rental & Sales in Oklahoma. The Ponca City-based company, which has 10 branches ...
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