The Agile Fleet

Insights, ideas, & expertise for optimal fleet management

An Insider's look at the City of Atlanta’s Department of Watershed Fleet Automation Project

Posted by The Agile Fleet on September 05, 2019

The Department of Watershed Management provides high quality drinking water and wastewater services to residential, businesses and wholesale customers while protecting urban waterways, conserving natural resources, and providing clean, safe water for customers. It is currently midway into the $4 billion Clean Water Atlanta Program, a complete overhaul of the City’s water and sewer infrastructure. The City of Atlanta’s Department of Watershed is also embarking on a fleet automation project with Agile Fleet. ...


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Topics: Insider, Motor Pool Technology, Utilization, Right-sizing, Fleet Management Technology, Key Control

Reduce fleet expenses by sharing between departments

Posted by The Agile Fleet on August 21, 2019

Does your organization have multiple small fleets that serve discrete groups of individuals? Our experience has shown that operating small, geographically co-located sub-fleets in most organizations can be one of the least efficient ways to operate a fleet. Why? Because you generally plan for worst-case scenarios when it comes to the size of a department fleet.

For example, if a university admissions department has peak demands that require eight passenger vehicles for a few months out of the year, ...


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Topics: Utilization, Fleet Metrics, Right-sizing

An Insider's look at Cornell University's Fleet Automation with Tammy Lopez

Posted by The Agile Fleet on August 06, 2019

Tammy Lopez is the Customer Service & Program Manager for Cornell Fleet Services at Cornell University Fleet Services. Fleet Services provides all university departments with safe and reliable vehicles to perform university business. Ms. Lopez provides leadership regarding customer relations, quality control, budget, metrics analyses, procurement and disposition of vehicles, and manages the fleet business plan to support future growth.


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Topics: Insider, University Motor Pool, Utilization, Fleet Management Technology

Want to right-size, right now? Here are the 5 key ingredients you’ll need.

Posted by The Agile Fleet on July 23, 2019

Do you want to right-size your fleet? Right-sizing is a continuous initiative focused on ensuring you have the right quantity and the right class of vehicles available at the right locations - at the right time. What do you need to right-size your fleet? Here are the five key components we recommend:


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Topics: Utilization, Fleet Metrics, Right-sizing

An Insider's look at Kentucky Department of Agriculture Fleet Management Success with Branch Manager Steve Minter

Posted by The Agile Fleet on July 09, 2019

Kentucky Department of Agriculture Branch Manager Steve Minter manages the agency’s fleet of 158 vehicles across 120 counties in Kentucky.


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Topics: Insider, Government Motor Pool, Utilization, Fleet Management Technology