What Is A Transportation Management System?

Without a thorough understanding of what a Transportation Management System is, many logistics shippers are at a disadvantage in their continuous improvement journey for improving their supply chains. Simply put, a TMS is a tool that helps supply chain professionals manage their freight and carriers. Rating, booking, and tracking are considered core features for any … Continued

DRIVERS & ELDS

ELD user accounts must be set up by a motor carrier for: Commercial motor vehicle (CMV) drivers who are employed by the motor carrier and who are required to use the ELD, and Support personnel who have been authorized by the motor carrier to create, remove, and manage user accounts; configure allowed ELD parameters; and … Continued

Who must comply with the ELD rule?

Motor carriers and drivers subject to the ELD rule must start using ELDs by the compliance date of Dec. 18, 2017, unless they are using a grandfathered AOBRD. A grandfathered AOBRD is a device that a motor carrier installed and required its drivers to use before the ELD rule’s Dec. 18 compliance date. The device … Continued

PIMM™ Fleet Solutions – Benchmarking Transportation Processes

Many businesses that ship products use transportation management systems (TMS) for visibility and control within their supply chain operations. The introduction of cloud-based TMS has also opened the door to many small and mid-sized companies to find great tools that fit their budgets. While using TMS capabilities to support everything from carrier rate management, shipment … Continued

Geofencing

PIMM™ Geofencing enable the field organization to trigger business rules or create notifications as and when they are crossed by drivers. Almost 30 years ago the first hand-held navigation device was introduced and it has been 20 years since GPS accuracy degradation was stopped by the United States Defense Department, leading to a significant increase … Continued

fleet management software

Fleet management software (FMS) is computer software that enables people to accomplish a series of specific tasks in the management of any or all aspects relating to a fleet of vehicles operated by a company, government, or other organisation. These specific tasks encompass all operations from vehicle acquisition through maintenance to disposal. The main function … Continued

Telematics in Fleet Management

Building a Vehicle Fleet isn’t easy or inexpensive. Managing that same fleet can prove even more time-consuming, labor-intensive and costly! Fortunately, in the Digital Age, many fleet owners can turn to Telematics, which is a series of technologies that provide information on where vehicles are, how they are performing and more. Recognize the Cost Benefits … Continued

FLEET SOLUTIONS

Managing a pool of commercial vehicles can be a challenge at the best of times. Add to this external influences that a fleet manager faces but has little control over such as legislation changes, car market uncertainty and spiraling costs and the task can soon become overwhelming. The relevant software can play an enormous part … Continued

Fleet Management Solutions System

Procuro complete PIMM™ Fleet Management Solutions System with a full suite of tools to manage all aspects of fleet operations: ASSET MANAGEMENT – a complete record of each vehicle; ASSET TRACKING – The system lets you know where your vehicle is at all times but more importantly it tells you “WHY” it is there; DISPATCH … Continued

Fleet Management

Importance of Fleet Management Can you track your trailers in real-time? How fast can you assemble an extra load on the journey? Are your invoicing and delivery procedures as paperless as possible? Transport fleet management requires particular skills and specialized software. The benefits of fleet management software are essential. The PIMM™ Fleet Solutions provide our … Continued