Fuel Management in the Construction Industry: End-to-End Tracking

Posted by Reza Tavassoli on 13-Jul-2021 10:00:00 AM

Fuel Control in Fleet Management

Let's start by stating the obvious. After labor, fuel is the most expensive part of operating a fleet. You'll need a fuel management system if you have your own storage tanks and dispensers. The level of sophistication and control necessary depends on a number of factors: your fleet’s size, fuel consumption, and the industry in which you operate, to name a few. But the requirement for some level of distribution management is unquestionable. Fuel is costly, and buying it without knowing who takes it, how much of it is taken, and where it goes is as intolerable as not having the same type of control over your bank account.

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Topics: construction fuel management

AVL Systems: Why They Are a Must in Fleet Management

Posted by Reza Tavassoli on 28-Jun-2021 10:00:00 AM

As a fleet manager, you either use an automatic vehicle location (AVL) system as a tool in your fleet management utility belt, or if you don’t, you are at least generally aware of what such systems are about.

Regardless, it would benefit all to go over the different ways in which an AVL system can help optimize your fleet’s operation. Even if you already use one, odds are

you may not be using it to its full potential. And if you’re pondering whether such a system makes sense for your company, then you have come to the right place.
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Topics: AVL, fleet management solution, automated fleet data, fleet productivity, fleet efficiency, fleet safety, fleet cost management, fleet GPS tracking, fleet telematics

Fleet Management Software - Never Miss an Important Report - Coencorp

Posted by Reza Tavassoli on 17-May-2021 8:51:41 AM

Today I’d like talk about how you can simplify your fleet life and save some money by using automated reports.

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Topics: fleet management solution, automated reports, SM2

Coencorp Fuel Management Solution For Small Fleets & Remote Operations

Posted by Reza Tavassoli on 2-Feb-2021 12:01:03 PM

When it comes to fuel, remote working operations such as construction sites, open pit mines, commercial farming and logging operations create unique challenges for the fleet or operations manager. 

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Topics: construction fuel management, fuel management, fleet fuel management

Fleet Management - What is it and what you need to know.

Posted by Reza Tavassoli on 19-Jan-2021 9:47:12 AM

Fleet management and the technology and best practices involved are developing and advancing at a rapid pace. In this blog about fleet management, we will cover several topics in depth:

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Topics: fleet management solution

How it All Began - Not So Humble Beginnings

Posted by Reza Tavassoli on 24-Feb-2020 7:35:26 AM

Most successful entrepreneurs can tell you stories of humble beginnings where their product and service development slowly eased into their targeted marketplace.  This is not necessarily so for the Tavassoli brothers and Coencorp.  Their beginnings were far from humble and they exploded onto the transit scene with one of the country's largest public transit companies.  Here is what happened.

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Topics: fleet fuel management, fleet maintenance, fleet management, Mass Transit

Dashboard, Not Dash-bored

Posted by Reza Tavassoli on 21-Feb-2020 12:17:15 PM
Dynamic dashboard

 

Pretty much any modern software will have some kind of dashboard functionality, a way to visually present data that have been deemed relevant for you… by them! They typically also give you some means to filter and sort what you see. This is where SM2 is leaps and bounds ahead of the other guys.

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The Usual Suspects: Top 5 Fleet Mechanical Failures

Posted by Reza Tavassoli on 13-Feb-2020 8:00:00 AM

Our highways are shared by private car drivers and commercial transportation truckers alike. This combination of driver skills and behaviors is an increasingly dangerous mix. Since 2015 there has been an increasing trend in highway fatality numbers. The recent U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration report elaborates on the true meaning of one of the smaller statistical causes, mechanical failures. While the impact they indicate is anything but small, the good news is that it is far more preventable than currently practiced.

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Topics: fleet maintenance, preventive maintenance, safety, Mass Transit

Prevention Is No Accident: Preventing Incidents On The Road

Posted by Reza Tavassoli on 27-Aug-2019 7:24:00 AM

Being in the business of helping companies manage their fleets efficiently has, over the years, brought us many exciting problems to solve. More and more companies are asking for tools that are predictive in nature, to help them see where they can cut losses before they happen. The best challenges and solutions go well beyond just fuel savings; they tackle their most important assets: human and physical resources.

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Fleet Commercial Vehicles : What's Causing All These Accidents?

Posted by Reza Tavassoli on 8-Aug-2019 7:22:00 AM

One of the greatest benefits of being in the business of helping people manage their fleets is learning where the challenges are and focusing energy on finding solutions for them. Data plays a crucial role in effective fleet management. Not just having it, but being able to quickly and accurately collect it, then easily use it for the benefit of the company. Through 30 years of successfully consulting for mobile reliant industries, adapting modules to service specific industries, and growing services to fit the evolving needs fleet managers the world over, we’ve hopefully learned a few things on how to be helpful to them: It’s all about the data at your fingertips in your Fleet Management Software.

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Topics: maintenance management, maintenance software optimization, fleet maintenance, vehicle data, preventative maintenance, fleet management, driver behaviour, real-time data, trucking, preventive maintenance, safety