What Can Fleet Assistant Do For My Construction Business?
No matter what construction field you're in – heavy construction, infrastructure renewal, or real estate development your business operations must be responsive to changes in project scope, costs, risks, and tight schedules throughout the project lifecycle, all while you manage your business for healthy profit margins.
Cetaris has a construction industry solution that can be fully configured for your unique construction project needs. We can provide a complete lifecycle management and maintenance solution for all types of construction vehicles and field equipment, designed to keep them on the job and performing efficiently during the entire project. We can help you:
- Manage the lifecycles of your vehicles and field equipment
- Proactively maintain your assets
- Plan for future investments
- Decommission assets at the right time to prevent financial losses
Why Should I Use Fleet Assistant?
Cetaris will provide your construction company with immediate efficiencies and productivity gains that will impact your bottom line, while gaining better line of sight across all fleet operations and preventing unnecessary operational down-time.
The Fleet Assistant construction industry solution allows you to monitor your assets’ past details, implement current processes, and plan for future action. You’ll also be able to:
- Reduce maintenance costs
- Improve your safety records
- Increase staff productivity
- Reduce unnecessary inventory
- Extend your asset lifecycles
- Increase equipment uptime
- Raise your eligible warranty reimbursements
Fleet Assistant For The Construction Industry
The Cetaris Fleet Assistant solution supports the core fleet equipment business processes of the construction business, including:
Asset Tracking and Reporting
Through detailed KPI monitoring and reporting, Fleet Assistant will help you increase the lifecycle management of all your construction assets. You’ll be able to improve efficiency and productivity through tracking, preventive maintenance, regulatory compliance and human resource planning, by combining these goals of investment, maintenance, repair and operations management.
At the same time, we can help you address business challenges such as productivity enhancements, extend asset lifecycles, and minimize total cost of ownership while maximizing asset utilization. By keeping a firm hold on the past, present and projected future details of your assets, you’ll minimize your total cost of ownership and maximize the use of each piece of equipment.
Fleet Assistant has the tools for you to manage a full range of fleet maintenance activities, including corrective maintenance, preventive maintenance, recalls and campaigns – resulting in reduced down-time and unscheduled outages, extended asset life cycles, faster repair cycles, and an increase in equipment availability.
Fleet Assistant notifies you of manufacture recalls so that you can search your fleet database for matching serial numbers and proceed with issuing standard recall work orders.
With full awareness and adherence to required maintenance, you’ll enjoy faster equipment repair cycles, increased availability of your assets, and extended asset lifecycles.
Parts and Inventory Management
Fleet Assistant is a fully integrated parts and inventory management system which allows you to:
- reduce on-hand quantities to reflect actual usage
- identify obsolete parts for return to vendors
- reduce equipment downtime due to out-of-stock parts or materials
- reduce costs through national purchase agreements
- significantly increase service replacement/part warranty re-capture
- improve physical inventory count process and reduce search time
- access enterprise-wide views of inventory across all locations
- reduce excess and slow moving inventory, and track and control materials such as fuel and fluids as inventory items
With access to such detailed reporting, you’ll be able to decrease unnecessary on-hand inventory, return outdated parts to vendors, reduce equipment downtime with timely ordering, lessen costs through national purchase agreements, and create a more overall efficient parts enterprise.
To ensure that you’re complying with all health, safety and environmental regulations in the construction industry, Fleet Assistant provides you with complete audit trails and mandatory processes to help you plan, monitor, and document your fleet operations, including fully integrated tag-in/tag-out and environment, health, and safety processes.
Fleet Assistant has a single line of sight to fleet equipment across multiple locations, enabling you to compare conditions and identify, standardize, and automate best practices.
Particularly if you have a large, multi-location construction operation, it will be of great benefit for you to be able to see an overview of your entire fleet equipment across all of your locations. Fleet Assistant allows you the visibility to compare assets and identify issues, standardize processes, and automate all practices throughout your enterprise.