GPS http://contractormag.com/taxonomy/term/6619/more en FieldLocate to Showcase Intuitive Field Service Solutions at Comfortech 2013 http://contractormag.com/best-practices/fieldlocate-showcase-intuitive-field-service-solutions-comfortech-2013 <div class="node-body article-body">FieldLocate, a leader in field service automation, today announced that it will exhibit its intuitive software solutions at booth #249 during the Comfortech 2013 Product Showcase. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/best-practices/fieldlocate-showcase-intuitive-field-service-solutions-comfortech-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/best-practices/fieldlocate-showcase-intuitive-field-service-solutions-comfortech-2013#comments Best Practices GPS Tue, 03 Sep 2013 17:18:00 +0000 26571 at http://contractormag.com FLEET AND ASSET TRACKING TECHNOLOGY http://contractormag.com/fleet-management/fleet-and-asset-tracking-technology <div class="node-body article-body">FLEET AND ASSET TRACKING TECHNOLOGY combines GPS satellites and Google Maps into an affordable fleet management solution. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/fleet-management/fleet-and-asset-tracking-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://contractormag.com/fleet-management/fleet-and-asset-tracking-technology#comments GPS Fleet Management Software Fri, 02 Nov 2012 19:43:00 +0000 18061 at http://contractormag.com Fill’er up: How to decrease gasoline consumption http://contractormag.com/technology/decrease-gasoline-consumption-1234 <div class="field-byline"> CANDACE ROULO Of CONTRACTOR&amp;#8217;s staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> Contractors look to fleet management solutions, commonsense measures to save fuel </div> <div class="node-body article-body">CHICAGO — Connecticut — $4.00; Illinois — $3.97; Washington D.C. — $3.97; California — $3.92; New York — $3.94. These are current state gasoline prices as of June 16, 2011, according to AAA’s Daily Fuel Gauge Report.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/technology/decrease-gasoline-consumption-1234" target="_blank">read more</a></p> GPS Fleet Management Technology Trucks Tue, 05 Jul 2011 15:11:00 +0000 3500 at http://contractormag.com Fleetmatics 8.0 GPS fleet tracking system delivers fleet performance visibility http://contractormag.com/technology/Fleetmatics-tracking-system-1234 <div class="node-body article-body">ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, ILL. — Today FleetMatics announced the latest release of its GPS software solution for tracking and performance management of mobile assets, the FleetMatics 8.0 GPS Vehicle Tracking System.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/technology/Fleetmatics-tracking-system-1234" target="_blank">read more</a></p> GPS Fleet Management Technology Trucks Mon, 11 Apr 2011 15:49:00 +0000 7384 at http://contractormag.com Rohrer’s HVAC selects FleetMatics to reduce auto insurance costs http://contractormag.com/trucks/fleetmatics-reduce-insurance-1234 <div class="node-body article-body">LANCASTER, PA. – FleetMatics announced today that Rohrer’s One Hour Heating and Air Conditioning recently selected FleetMatics to assist in reducing supply chain costs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/trucks/fleetmatics-reduce-insurance-1234" target="_blank">read more</a></p> GPS Fleet Management Trucks Tue, 01 Mar 2011 17:44:00 +0000 3010 at http://contractormag.com Institutional Venture Partners, Investcorp lead FleetMatics’ $68 million investment http://contractormag.com/technology/fleetmatics-investment-1234 <div class="node-body article-body">BOSTON — FleetMatics, a GPS tracking applications company for commercial fleets, announced that it has closed a $68 million growth equity financing. As part of the round, Institutional Venture Partners (IVP), a later-stage venture capital and growth equity firm, invested with Investcorp Technology Partners, FleetMatics’ majority owner. New World Ventures also participated as a new investor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/technology/fleetmatics-investment-1234" target="_blank">read more</a></p> GPS Fleet Management Technology Mon, 13 Dec 2010 15:50:00 +0000 5336 at http://contractormag.com Fleet tracking, BIM offer advantages http://contractormag.com/columns/feldman/fleet-tracking-bim-advantages-1110 <div class="field-byline"> WILLIAM &amp; PATTI FELDMAN TECHNOLOGY AUTHORITIES </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Management can take advantage of the numerous tracking and reporting capabilities to improve fleet efficiency, reduce fleet fuel and maintenance costs, and modify driver behavior.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/columns/feldman/fleet-tracking-bim-advantages-1110" target="_blank">read more</a></p> GPS Fleet Management Feldmans Technology Mon, 01 Nov 2010 17:00:00 +0000 5139 at http://contractormag.com Three nifty software programs http://contractormag.com/columns/feldman/three-nifty-software-programs-0310 <div class="field-byline"> WILLIAM &amp; PATTI FELDMAN TECHNOLOGY AUTHORITIES </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Taking advantage of GPS and biometric technologies, SHARCC Time and Attendance, <a href="http://www.ueven.com" title="www.ueven.com">www.ueven.com</a>, is a remote field service time clock solution that uses GPS coordinates to verify that a registered employee is on the job by requiring his or her biometric finger identification to clock into a customizable task or phase.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/columns/feldman/three-nifty-software-programs-0310" target="_blank">read more</a></p> GPS Fleet Management Software Feldmans Technology Mon, 01 Mar 2010 17:00:00 +0000 6018 at http://contractormag.com AT&T unveils Telenav Asset Tracker application http://contractormag.com/news/telenav-tracking-application-2345 <div class="node-body article-body">DALLAS — AT&T announced an asset tracking application for businesses to monitor and report the location of their portable assets in field operations with GPS precision. Delivered as software-as-a service (SaaS), TeleNav Asset Tracker from AT&T tracks and provides location-based information on field-based assets such as vehicles, machinery and equipment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/news/telenav-tracking-application-2345" target="_blank">read more</a></p> GPS Fleet Management Tue, 15 Dec 2009 16:04:00 +0000 4819 at http://contractormag.com Tracking Your Fleet Can Increase Bottom Line http://contractormag.com/trucks/tracking_fleet_increase <div class="field-byline"> CANDACE ROULO Of CONTRACTOR&#039;s staff </div> <div class="field-deck"> GPS fleet-management systems cut costs while increasing efficiencies and productivity </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you're not yet using a GPS fleet-management system, and you're looking for a way to increase your company's bottom line, it's time to consider what a GPS fleet-management system can do for you.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://contractormag.com/trucks/tracking_fleet_increase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> GPS Technology Trucks Sun, 01 Nov 2009 17:00:00 +0000 6259 at http://contractormag.com