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Insourcing Maintenance: How to Start

Insourcing Maintenance: How to Start

Insourcing work — providing work to other public entities — has its benefits, including reducing costs to customers and helping fleet operations with fewer resources. Here’s how to start.

May 13, 2020

Ohio County Opens Truck Wash

Ohio County Opens Truck Wash

The truck wash cost about $1.6 million to build and is open to government and school district fleet use.

December 10, 2019

Sharing Services, Cutting Costs

Sharing Services, Cutting Costs

The Cumberland County Improvement Authority in New Jersey started a program to share fleet maintenance services with other government entities, leading to reduced costs for each participating entity.

May 10, 2019

15 Bright Ideas to Improve Your Fleet

15 Bright Ideas to Improve Your Fleet

One benefit of the fleet community is the ability to learn from each other’s good (and bad) experiences. Fleet managers share the initiatives that have found them success, and offer guidance on the challenges they faced along the way.

September 14, 2018

N.J. Communities Save with Shared Maintenance

N.J. Communities Save with Shared Maintenance

Shared fleet maintenance has become more widespread in New Jersey in the last several years, as the Cumberland County Improvement Authority (CCIA) Fleet Maintenance Services has grown to service eight public agencies.

December 20, 2017

Should You Be Doing Warranty Repairs?

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?

November 16, 2017

N.J. County Insources Fleet Maintenance

N.J. County Insources Fleet Maintenance

Bergen County (N.J.) has added another customer to its insourced fleet operations. Officials approved a shared services contract with the Bergen County Board of Social Services.

January 30, 2017

N.J. County Shares Services with Municipalities

N.J. County Shares Services with Municipalities

The Bergen County Board of Chosen Freeholders (N.J.) approved a shared services contract with the Borough of North Arlington for the rental and usage of a county-owned street sweeper.

November 25, 2016

Va. County Offers City Free Maintenance Help
N.J. County to Provide Fleet Services to Township

N.J. County to Provide Fleet Services to Township

The Township of Washington and Bergen County in New Jersey have agreed to a shared fleet services contract, allowing the county to provide services for the town’s 15 vehicles.

September 8, 2016

N.C. City to Maintain County Fire Fleet at Five Stations

N.C. City to Maintain County Fire Fleet at Five Stations

The City of Wilmington, N.C., is considering providing fleet maintenance services to New Hanover County at five of the county’s fire stations. The contract would be for six months at an estimated cost of $25,000, which would be reimbursed.

January 15, 2016

Utah County Opens $9.4M Fleet Facility

Salt Lake County in Utah has opened a new $9.4 million, 22-bay heavy-duty fleet maintenance shop. The shop has 31-foot ceilings, natural lighting, and energy-efficient features.

December 3, 2014

The Pros & Cons of Warranty Work

The Pros & Cons of Warranty Work

Every warranty program comes with its own set of pros and cons. To reveal the true picture of warranty work, two fleets and a software expert share their experiences.

October 12, 2012

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