November 2017

Cover Story

Should You Be Doing Warranty Repairs?

Fleets with warranty repair programs say they can reduce downtime, provide better customer service, and improve operational efficiency. Others say it’s not a good fit for their fleets. Where does your fleet fall?


Oakland's Fleet Looks to the Future

Fleet maintenance is managed across five shops and two parts rooms in two locations. Photo: Thi Dao

The City of Oakland, Calif., Equipment Services Division is planning for the next big thing, embracing sustainability and building up its team despite limited resources.


Catching Up on Vehicle Replacements

Due to the variety of public sector fleets, it can be difficult to set standards for...

Eight years after the Great Recession, fleets across the country are still recovering. Fleet managers share how their teams got through it and obtained the necessary funding for replacements.