September 26 2016
The City of Evanston, Ill., council has approved the purchase of a telematics system for 167 of its fleet vehicles. These include recycling trucks, street sweepers, and parking enforcement vehicles.
Tags: Fleet Reduction, Pilot Program, Route Management, Fuel Costs
August 02 2016
Verizon will control about 25% of the telematics market following its planned acquisitions of Fleetmatics and Telogis in moves that indicate steady growth ahead for fleet telematics use, a market expert said.
Tags: Verizon, Fleetmatics, Mergers & Acquisitions
August 01 2016
Verizon Communications will acquire leading telematics provider Fleetmatics Group for $2.4 billion in a cash deal that will create a powerhouse telematics provider.
June 23 2016
Verizon's acquisition of Telogis would create the second-largest telematics company in the U.S. in a deal that brings together complementary businesses, a leading telematics consultant said.
Tags: Verizon, Telogis, LeasePlan, Mergers & Acquisitions
June 22 2016
Verizon has acquired California-based Telogis to expand its market share in the growing telematics industry, the telecom giant announced.
Tags: Verizon, Telogis, Mergers & Acquisitions
November 16 2015
Sacramento County, Calif., will evaluate the benefits of GPS telematics on 200 of its fleet vehicles over the next six months to determine if it will expand telematics use to 2,000 vehicles.
Tags: Utilization, Cooperative Procurement, Verizon Networkfleet, Sacramento County, Return On Investment, Software Integration
July 31 2015
The City of Louisville, Ky., is installing GPS units in 481 cars and trucks to reduce idling time and improve maintenance by more quickly identifying vehicles that need service.
Tags: Snow Removal, Idle Reduction, Louisville
July 01 2015
The State of Wyoming announced it will add Verizon’s Networkfleet telematics system to 1,600 fleet vehicles. This will cost the state $244,800 in upfront fees and $363,000 in annual fees.
Tags: Networkfleet, Fuel Reduction, Wyoming, Motor Pools
March 03 2015
The City of Crown Point, Ind., will roll out telematics to its fleet, including police cars and snow plows, after a successful 60-day pilot.
Tags: Police Vehicles, Snow Plow, Fuel Costs
February 25 2015
A telematics study analyzing a sampling of North Carolina's vehicle fleet showed many state vehicles aren't being regularly used and others suffer from excessive idling that reduces fuel efficiency.
Tags: North Carolina, Vehicle Tracking, Verizon Networkfleet, Idling, Driver Behavior
February 10 2015
The City of Ventura is adding 18 more GPS tracking units to its fleet to reduce idle time to achieve greater fuel efficiency and overall reduced exhaust emissions. So far, the city has installed 69 units in its vehicles.
Tags: Verizon Networkfleet, City of Ventura, GPS, Vehicle Tracking, Fuel Management
January 16 2015
Verizon Vehicle will include diagnostic technology, push-button live assistance, and roadside assistance using GPS to hasten the tow truck’s arrival.
Tags: Verizon, Roadside Assistance, Connected Vehicle Technology
January 13 2015
The City of Houston is expanding use of telematics in its Public Works fleet. Technicians are installing 922 telematics devices on Public Works trucks after a successful pilot with 75 vehicles.
Tags: Public Works, Driver Training, Utilization, City of Houston
October 15 2014
Caltrans has begun rolling out a $2.5 million telematics system on its fleet of 7,500 sedans, trucks, snowplows and portable signs in an effort to reduce fuel use and protect against theft.
Tags: Caltrans, Fleet Management Software, Vehicle Tracking, GPS
August 11 2014
The Gage County (Neb.) Board of Supervisors has begun considering Verizon's Networkfleet telematics system as a cost-savings measure for most of the county's vehicle fleet.
Tags: Elected Leaders, Verizon Networkfleet, Gage County, Vehicle Tracking
April 03 2014
Verizon Networkfleet is now offering Networkfleet Satellite Coverage, an expanded communications capability that provides continuous connectivity for uninterrupted fleet management.
Tags: GPS, Verizon, Vehicle Tracking, Verizon Networkfleet
March 27 2014
Coordinating service times, needs and costs in a network of vehicles can be managed with a central suite of tools that comes with many features and benefits.
Tags: Networkfleet, Vehicle Tracking, Fleet Management Software
October 24 2013
Alexander City, Ala., is installing Networkfleet GPS units on its 176-unit fleet, with a goal of saving money by reducing fuel consumption, the Alexander City Outlook reported.
Tags: GPS, Networkfleet
March 27 2013
The water district in Southern California had anticipated a six-month return on investment (ROI) when it began installing the Networkfleet GPS units in 300 of its 350 fleet vehicles.
December 14 2012
LITTLE ROCK, AR – The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department is working to implement a GPS fleet tracking system for its 2,400 State vehicles.
Tags: Networkfleet, State of Arkansas, NJPA contract, gps tracking
September 14 2012
YORKTOWN, VA – York County, Va., selected a new fleet management system and a telematics platform. The County plans to use the system to manage 600 out of the 900 vehicles it oversees directly.
Tags: Fleet Management, Virginia, York County, gps tracking
June 29 2012
SAN DIEGO – Networkfleet announced it has achieved Silver Tier membership in the Esri Partner Network.
Tags: GPS, Networkfleet, Esri Partner Network
June 11 2012
SAN DIEGO - The Networkfleet solution is now available nationally to National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA) members under contract # 113011-NWF.
Tags: Networkfleet, NJPA, NJPA contract
April 16 2012
ATLANTA - The City of Atlanta's Department of Watershed Management (DWM) has chosen to implement the Networkfleet GPS fleet tracking system to increase the efficiency of DWM service vehicles.
Tags: Networkfleet, City of Atlanta
March 15 2012
SAN DIEGO - The Networkfleet eBook and webinar will include specific actions fleet managers can take to analyze fleet operations and implement a successful risk management strategy.
Tags: Risk Management, driver safety, Networkfleet, Accident Management, Webinar, eBook
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