Utility Provider Lowers Outage Response Times with GPS Tracking System

Lubbock Power & Light (LP&L) has served as a city municipal electric provider since 1916, when the citizens of Lubbock established LP&L to manage the electric power needs of the city. The utility generates and distributes electricity to more than 101,000 customers in the Lubbock area and is committed to being among the most reliable, most affordable and most respected municipal utilities in the country. Billy Taylor serves as Fleet Manager and oversees the mobile workforce that operates nearly 300 vehicles, equipment, and trailers.Challenge The LP&L team researched GPS...

3-I Uses GPS Tracking to Improve Dispatching of Fleet

With over 25 years experience, 3-I General Contractors, Inc. has developed a solid reputation for custom HVAC installations and servicing for restaurants in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, with customers as far north as Kansas. Clients include large national chains, including Jack in the Box and Burger King, as well as residential clients such as Choice Home Warranty.Challenge Logistics can become challenging when technicians take their vehicles home at night and on the weekends, as hours can vary each day. With the company’s continued growth, effectively dispatching vehicles, tracking ma...

Quiver Farms Uses GPS Tracking to Ensure Safety of Animals During Transport

Rebekah Kallatch and her mother started Quiver Farm Project, Inc. with the idea of reviving old rural traditions and sharing them in entertaining and educational ways. The company’s mission is to educate children and adults alike, about farm life and the animals that make that life possible. We asked Rebekah to share a little about her passion: “We love the opportunity to bring a taste of farm life to folks whom may never have gotten to share in the experience. We think that is pretty special.”Challenge Since most of her projects involve the transport of animals at distances of hundre...

GPS Technology Helps Logistics Company Enhance Customer Service

David Lampl is the Operations Manager for Cikule Trucking Company, a drayage and logistics provider in the Greater Chicagoland region with over 30 years of experience. The company currently operates a fleet of 12 vehicles that provide importers and exporters with full service logistic solutions. When we asked David about the challenges he faced each day in the drayage industry: “As you can imagine, with all of the moving parts associated with ocean and rail shipping, providing an accurate ETA to our customers is one of the most critical and valued elements of our business.”Challenge D...

Professional Car Service Saves $30,000 on Annual Fuel Bill

Mauricio Latronico owns and manages Liberty International, an executive car and limousine operator based in Mount Vernon, New York. His company provides chauffeur services in the New York tri-state region for executives, professionals, event attendees, and tourists. The company’s fleet is currently comprised of 5 sedans and limousines, with plans for expansion on the horizon. When we asked him what he likes best about what he does: “I want my customers to sit back and not have to worry about the logistical challenges of transport. They are all here for other reasons, whether business or pl...