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An Insider's look at University of Minnesota Fleet Services

Posted by The Agile Fleet on January 07, 2020

Clint Schoeck is the Finance and Operations Manager for the University of Minnesota Fleet Services. He's been employed with the University for 11 years and has worked the past three years with Fleet Services. UMN Fleet Services is composed of a staff of 10 full time employees, and 15-20 student employees. Fleet Services oversees and maintains the majority of the University of Minnesota system's Fleet, which consists of over 900 licensed vehicles.


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Topics: Insider, Fleet Policy, University Motor Pool, Motor Pool Technology, Fleet Management Technology, FleetCommander Maintenance

An Insider's look at Dona Ana Community College Fleet Automation Project

Posted by The Agile Fleet on December 17, 2019

Dona Ana Community College (DACC) has been a longstanding client of Agile Fleet for more than 11 years. Dona Ana successfully manages an automated motor pool, along with vehicles that are individually assigned to college employees, and vehicles that require maintenance schedules to be managed within the system. They provide fleet vehicles at four locations: the DACC Espina Campus, East Mesa Campus, Gadsden Center, and Sunland Park Center. Here are some reflections from the Dona Ana fleet staff on how the ...


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Topics: Insider, Fleet Policy, University Motor Pool, Motor Pool Technology, Fleet Management Technology, FleetCommander Maintenance

Wondering how to cut costs by looking at your fleet metrics? Here’s what you could achieve.

Posted by The Agile Fleet on December 04, 2019

Right-sizing your fleet isn’t something that can happen overnight. But it can happen, and with the help of a closer look of your fleet metrics, your savings will be significant. Here is a look at cost-cutting initiatives you could achieve, the fleet metrics you will need to achieve success, and our estimated savings per vehicle.


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Topics: Utilization, Fleet Metrics, Right-sizing

An Insider's look at Michigan Technological University Fleet Automation Project

Posted by The Agile Fleet on November 12, 2019

Jeremy Lundy is the Assistant Manager of Transportation Services at Michigan Technological University where he manages parking, Husky Motors, and campus shuttles. In this interview, he shares the fleet management challenges and successes experienced by Michigan Tech's Transportation Services department.


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

Want to cut costs by understanding your fleet metrics? We picked our top 5 metrics you should keep your eye on.

Posted by The Agile Fleet on October 17, 2019

There are thousands of fleet metrics that can be used to describe a fleet. But which metrics do you need to look at to help you reduce costs and optimize the use of your vehicles? We’ve boiled it down to our top five. Here they are and why we chose them:


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Topics: Utilization, Fleet Metrics, Right-sizing