Fleets http://americancityandcounty.com/taxonomy/term/32602/more en Go here for residual value projections http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/go-here-residual-value-projections <div class="node-body article-body">EquipmentWatch, a provider of data, software and insights for the heavy equipment industry, has released the third annual Residual Values Report.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/go-here-residual-value-projections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/go-here-residual-value-projections#comments Contracts Fleets Finance Fleets Fiscal Management Purchasing & Procurement Proposals & Bids Strategic Sourcing Mon, 21 Aug 2017 13:39:00 +0000 79211 at http://americancityandcounty.com Co-op agreements can help meet fleet management needs http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/co-op-agreements-can-help-meet-fleet-management-needs <div class="node-body article-body">National Joint Powers Alliance recently awarded contracts in the Fleet Management and Related Technology Solutions category</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/co-op-agreements-can-help-meet-fleet-management-needs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/co-op-agreements-can-help-meet-fleet-management-needs#comments Contracts Cooperative Purchasing Finance Fleets Public Works Proposals & Bids Strategic Sourcing Public Works Mon, 31 Jul 2017 15:33:00 +0000 78851 at http://americancityandcounty.com Cost recovery data tool gets an update and upgrade http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/cost-recovery-data-tool-gets-update-and-upgrade <div class="node-body article-body">EquipmentWatch, a provider of data, software and insights for the heavy equipment industry, has just launched an update to its Cost Recovery product.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/cost-recovery-data-tool-gets-update-and-upgrade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/cost-recovery-data-tool-gets-update-and-upgrade#comments Finance Fleets Public Works Technology Public Works Technology Thu, 20 Jul 2017 14:14:00 +0000 78721 at http://americancityandcounty.com Government demand for drones will soar through 2025 (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/public-safety/government-demand-drones-will-soar-through-2025-related-video <div class="node-body article-body">The Freedonia Group predicts that drone shipments to government will rise from 1,400 units in 2015 to 9,030 units in 2025. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/public-safety/government-demand-drones-will-soar-through-2025-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/public-safety/government-demand-drones-will-soar-through-2025-related-video#comments Fleets Public Safety Public Works Technology Public Safety Public Works Technology Mon, 17 Jul 2017 21:31:00 +0000 78641 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: A close-up of DJI&#39;s Inspire 1 Quadcopter.</p> Students design street sweeper wrap in Kansas http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/students-design-street-sweeper-wrap-kansas <div class="node-body article-body">An Elgin Pelican street sweeper in Kansas now features an environmentally themed wrap that was designed by some fifth-grade students at New Stanley Elementary School. The students were the winners in a sweeper wrap design contest. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/students-design-street-sweeper-wrap-kansas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/students-design-street-sweeper-wrap-kansas#comments Products at Work Fleets Public Works Public Works Thu, 13 Jul 2017 21:12:00 +0000 78581 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: The newly wrapped Pelican sweeper bears the slogans &ldquo;YOUR Small Steps WILL Save the Environment,&rdquo; and &ldquo;Throw YOUR Trash Away The CORRECT Way!&rdquo; Nicolas &ldquo;Alex&rdquo; Rincon, Diego Heraldez Dessens and Julian Bush, fifth-grade students at New Stanley Elementary School in Kansas City, Kan., developed the winning design for the Elgin Pelican sweeper wrap.</p> Durable truck body handles multiple tasks http://americancityandcounty.com/grounds-maintenance-landscaping/durable-truck-body-handles-multiple-tasks <div class="node-body article-body">The Aluminum Landscape body from Crysteel is suited for landscaping, groundskeeping, refuse/waste hauling tasks and recycling applications. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/grounds-maintenance-landscaping/durable-truck-body-handles-multiple-tasks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/grounds-maintenance-landscaping/durable-truck-body-handles-multiple-tasks#comments Fleets Grounds Maintenance & Landscaping Parks & Recreation Public Works Public Works Tue, 11 Jul 2017 21:30:00 +0000 78531 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: the Aluminum Landscape body from Crysteel. Available options include full cab shield, bolt-on pull out ladder kit, pull tarp and plastic fenders.</p> 4 kinds of power available with truck-mounted generators (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/public-works/4-kinds-power-available-truck-mounted-generators-related-video <div class="node-body article-body">HIPPO Multipower truck-mounted generators provide hydraulic, air, electric and welding power wherever it’s needed.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/public-works/4-kinds-power-available-truck-mounted-generators-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/public-works/4-kinds-power-available-truck-mounted-generators-related-video#comments Buildings & Facilities Fleets Public Works Technology Public Works Technology Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:04:00 +0000 78221 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: The HIPPO Multipower Hurricane truck-mounted unit.</p> Governments own more than 4 million vehicles http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/governments-own-more-4-million-vehicles <div class="node-body article-body">A 2017 report shows governments continue to own and manage a sizable number of vehicles. Also, EquipmentWatch has issued an analysis of used crane sales.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/governments-own-more-4-million-vehicles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/governments-own-more-4-million-vehicles#comments Fleets Fleets Purchasing & Procurement Public Works Proposals & Bids Public Works Wed, 14 Jun 2017 15:15:00 +0000 78081 at http://americancityandcounty.com Paver meets emissions regs, has no side engine http://americancityandcounty.com/public-works/paver-meets-emissions-regs-has-no-side-engine <div class="node-body article-body">A Tier 4 truck engine that fulfills stringent emissions regulations powers the M310CS truck-mounted slurry seal and micro-surfacing paver. Bergkamp is the manufacturer.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/public-works/paver-meets-emissions-regs-has-no-side-engine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/public-works/paver-meets-emissions-regs-has-no-side-engine#comments Fleets Green Public Works Public Works Sustainability Wed, 07 Jun 2017 22:15:00 +0000 77971 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: The Bergkamp M310CS truck-mounted slurry seal and micro-surfacing paver.</p> UTV equipment provides efficient on-field medical transport for sports programs http://americancityandcounty.com/parks-recreation/utv-equipment-provides-efficient-field-medical-transport-sports-programs <div class="node-body article-body">Athletic departments and schools use the MEDLITE transport skid for on-field medical transport.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/parks-recreation/utv-equipment-provides-efficient-field-medical-transport-sports-programs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/parks-recreation/utv-equipment-provides-efficient-field-medical-transport-sports-programs#comments Fleets Parks & Recreation Public Safety Public Safety Public Works Wed, 07 Jun 2017 15:25:00 +0000 77941 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>in the photo: A demonstration of how the MEDLITE transport skid would be used on a sports field. The product is a modular utility task vehicle (UTV) side-by-side medical unit.</p>