Fleets http://americancityandcounty.com/taxonomy/term/6613/more en Collaborating to create smart communities http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/collaborating-create-smart-communities <div class="field-byline"> Larry Brown </div> <div class="field-deck"> Technology will help drive us into the future </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Technology will help drive us into the future.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/collaborating-create-smart-communities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/smart-cities/collaborating-create-smart-communities#comments Fleets Public Transit Smart Cities Wed, 06 Dec 2017 15:40:00 +0000 80421 at http://americancityandcounty.com Driving big data http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/driving-big-data <div class="field-deck"> By helping local governments work smarter, telematics systems are saving time, money and lives </div> <div class="node-body article-body">By helping local governments work smarter, telematics systems are saving time, money and lives.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/driving-big-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/driving-big-data#comments Fleets GIS & GPS Mon, 30 Oct 2017 17:53:00 +0000 80051 at http://americancityandcounty.com Data prophets http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/data-prophets <div class="field-byline"> Trey Clark </div> <div class="field-deck"> Predictive data analytics will make fleets better and cities smarter </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Predictive data analytics will make fleets better and cities smarter.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/data-prophets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/data-prophets#comments Fleets Wed, 06 Sep 2017 15:28:00 +0000 79401 at http://americancityandcounty.com 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 Compressed natural gas-fueled vehicles on the rise in city fleets http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/compressed-natural-gas-fueled-vehicles-rise-city-fleets <div class="node-body article-body">Cities and their transportation partners are rolling out CNG-fueled buses and other vehicles in their fleets.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/compressed-natural-gas-fueled-vehicles-rise-city-fleets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/compressed-natural-gas-fueled-vehicles-rise-city-fleets#comments Fleets Mon, 07 Aug 2017 16:51:00 +0000 79001 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>A U.S. Navy base CNG fueling station. Image via <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:US_Navy_050817-N-8544C-003_Photographer%27s_Mate_3rd_Class_David_Didier_utilizes_the_base_refueling_facility_to_refuel_a_government_vehicle_with_compressed_natural_gas_(CNG).jpg">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</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 Technology improves driver safety and cuts costs through effective monitoring http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/technology-improves-driver-safety-and-cuts-costs-through-effective-monitoring <div class="node-body article-body">The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office in Washington state has installed a Telogis telematics device on each of the agency's 160 patrol vehicles.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/technology-improves-driver-safety-and-cuts-costs-through-effective-monitoring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/technology-improves-driver-safety-and-cuts-costs-through-effective-monitoring#comments Fleets Products at Work Fleets Public Safety Technology Public Safety Technology Thu, 18 May 2017 20:44:00 +0000 77681 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: A cruiser in the Snohomish County, Wash., Sheriff&rsquo;s Office fleet.</p> App enables passengers to keep tabs on bus location http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/app-enables-passengers-keep-tabs-bus-location <div class="node-body article-body">Olean, N.Y., has partnered with Passio Technologies to install an automated vehicle-tracking platform on the Olean Area Transit System.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/app-enables-passengers-keep-tabs-bus-location" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/app-enables-passengers-keep-tabs-bus-location#comments Fleets Products at Work Fleets Public Transit Technology Technology Mon, 15 May 2017 18:40:00 +0000 77621 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: The screenshot shows the Olean Downtown Circulator on the SmartTraxx app.</p> Utility vehicle performs a variety of tasks in Oregon tourist community http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/utility-vehicle-performs-variety-tasks-oregon-tourist-community <div class="node-body article-body">Seaside, Ore., Fire & Rescue has purchased a Polaris RANGER 6x6 utility vehicle to complement their existing fleet of lifeguard and rescue vehicles.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/utility-vehicle-performs-variety-tasks-oregon-tourist-community" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/utility-vehicle-performs-variety-tasks-oregon-tourist-community#comments Fleets Products at Work Fleets Public Safety Public Safety Wed, 19 Apr 2017 22:07:00 +0000 77201 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: The Polaris RANGER 6x6 utility vehicle on beach patrol for Seaside, Ore.&rsquo;s fire and rescue department.</p> Cooperative contract awarded for vehicle lifts and garage equipment http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/cooperative-contract-awarded-vehicle-lifts-and-garage-equipment <div class="node-body article-body">NASPO ValuePoint has awarded Mohawk Resources Ltd. a cooperative procurement contract.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/cooperative-contract-awarded-vehicle-lifts-and-garage-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/fleets/cooperative-contract-awarded-vehicle-lifts-and-garage-equipment#comments Fleets Cooperative Purchasing Finance Fleets Purchasing & Procurement Strategic Sourcing Mon, 03 Apr 2017 20:20:00 +0000 76941 at http://americancityandcounty.com