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Decision making for outsourcing and privatization of vehicle and equipment fleet maintenance

John Wiegmann

Decision making for outsourcing and privatization of vehicle and equipment fleet maintenance

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Published by Transportation Research Board in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • States,
  • Privatization,
  • Maintenance and repair,
  • Contracting out,
  • Motor vehicle fleets,
  • Highway departments,
  • Public-private sector cooperation

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Wiegmann, Ashok Sundararajan, Zongwei Tao
    SeriesNCHRP report -- 692, Report (National Cooperative Highway Research Program) -- 692.
    ContributionsSundararajan, Ashok, Tao, Zongwei, National Research Council (U.S.). Transportation Research Board, National Cooperative Highway Research Program, American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, United States. Federal Highway Administration
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL165 .W54 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination55 p. :
    Number of Pages55
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25064176M
    ISBN 100309213274, 0309155630
    ISBN 109780309213271, 9780309155632
    LC Control Number2011930332
    OCLC/WorldCa742658130

    The current vehicle maintenance framework commenced on the 1 July and is due to end on 30 June This arrangement was extended for a 12 month period in July to give the County Council time to review existing fleet management and maintenance arrangements with a view to restructuring the two teams into a single fleet management File Size: 69KB. maintenance contractor can focus on making sure the equipment can run when needed. Outsourcing equipment maintenance when business times are tough allow plants to better handle the critical profitability issues that must be addressed in slow times while simultaneously preparing the plant to be more efficient and productive when the economy turns.


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TRB’s National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Report Decision Making for Outsourcing and Privatization of Vehicle and Equipment Fleet Maintenance presents a framework for conducting systematic analysis and making decisions on outsourcing and privatization of vehicle and equipment fleet maintenance.

Decision Making for Outsourcing and Privatization of Vehicle and Equipment Fleet Maintenance on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Decision Making for Outsourcing and Privatization of Vehicle and Equipment Fleet MaintenanceFormat: Hardcover. TRB's National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Report Decision Making for Outsourcing and Privatization of Vehicle and Equipment Fleet Maintenance presents a framework for conducting systematic analysis and making decisions on outsourcing and privatization of vehicle and equipment fleet maintenance.

Decision Making for Outsourcing and Privatization of Vehicle and Equipment Fleet Maintenance Paperback – January 1, by AASHTO (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Author: AASHTO. Ebook Decision Making for Outsourcing and Privatization of Vehicle and Equipment Fleet Maintenance.

TRB’s National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Report Decision Making for Outsourcing and Privatization of Vehicle and Equipment Fleet Maintenance presents a framework for conducting systematic analysis and making decisions on outsourcing and privatization of vehicle and equipment fleet maintenance.

The framework defines a decision process model that can be applied to. Pros and Cons of Outsourcing Fleet Management. In a tough economy, both government and private fleet operations face a lot of pressure to cut their costs. One of the most popular solutions is to outsource any non-core business functions, including fleet maintenance.

Many companies find outsourcing to be an attractive option because it brings. AASHTO Equipment Reference Book AASHTO Guide – Decision Making for Outsourcing and Privatization of Vehicle and Equipment Fleet Maintenance Review Completed Research Projects A.

NCHRP Project – Task – Challenges and Opportunities: A Strategic Plan for Equipment Management Research Final Report Completed.

More than 40 years’ experience as a fleet maintenance technician, local and state government (Utah and Georgia), and corporate (Coca-Cola and Republic Services) fleet manager and fleet management consultant Successfully transitioned from wrench turner to manager of a $ billion (annual capital and operating budget), 50,unit fleet 2.

AASHTO Equipment Reference Book. Review Completed Research Projects. NCHRP Project A, Decision Making for Outsourcing. and Privatization of Vehicle and Equipment Fleet. Maintenance (originally ) Review Current Research Projects. NCHRP Project –Task   Syler said outsourcing has been a good choice for the fleet, but noted it may not be a fit for every fleet.

“For us, it was a good decision. It may vary with other organizations, though; they will have to do a cost analysis to see if it would fit their needs,” he said. “We are a small fleet, but we do a lot of work. It works for us. This report presents a framework for conducting systematic analysis and making decisions on outsourcing and privatization of vehicle and equipment fleet maintenance.

The framework defines a decision process model that can be applied to a wide range of outsourcing decision alternatives. The process is presented as a step-by-step logic process. improvement.

If decision-making is going to become fact-based, having access to information is essential. The pre-requisite for data collection and metric reporting is a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).

The CMMS is the heart of any maintenance improvement effort and I am convinced that equipment maintenanceFile Size: 18KB. Maintenance Design Traffic Engineering MaterialsContent Highway Transport Right of Way, Decision making for outsourcing and privatization of vehicle and equipment fleet maintenance book, and Outdoor Advertising Control Subcommittees: Standing Committee: Decision Making for Outsourcing and Technology Privatization of Vehicle and Equipment Fleet Maintenance Guide for Methods and Procedures in Contract Construction Maintenance.

Private vehicle fleet maintenance is widespread amongst local governments, and is becoming more popular with a growing number of states. As county and municipal governments have found, the private sector offers the potential for significant financial savings, improved quality, and greater timeliness of service.

Outsourcing fleet maintenance provides you with the opportunity to redirect personnel and financial resources from non-core activities to your company's core business. More and better services.

First Vehicle Services provides the necessary personnel, expertise, shop equipment, and training for 'quick-fix' repairs to preventative maintenance. Today, however, few fleet professionals would dispute the fact that their jobs are no longer dominated by the “technological” demands of operating a fleet – that is, by the nuts and bolts of developing vehicle and equipment specifications, designing preventive maintenance programs, and making repair-versus-replace decisions.

Anyway, the decision of the outsourcing or not needs to be made, this paper is an attempt to contribute to make the decision making more rational and scientific. Summary In this paper the maintenance outsourcing decision making process and factors need to be considered in the process is discuss.

Previous Fleet Management Challenges of the City. Prior to outsourcing the vehicle maintenance operation, fleet management staff faced challenges in the areas of safety, quality, and productivity. Daily operations were constantly in reactive mode and were having difficulty in performing regular routine preventive maintenance (PM).

aspects of outsourcing including a value chain perspective, core competency thinking and supply base influences into the decision-making process.

The background of the research highlights the status quo and examples of similar fleet management projects in Government.

These include major projects in National Government. This customer managed its fleet in-house, only outsourcing upfitting specifications/design and maintenance to separate third parties.

It decided to move to an outsourced model, where Element would spec and facilitate vehicle engineering, ordering and delivery, as.

Index to AASHTO Catalog -Volume 4 4 4File Size: 87KB. The outsourcing of maintenance duties to a fleet manager, and elimination of 68 jobs, was expected to save $2 million within the first three years.

In reality, a recent audit found, the savings were closer to $ million. "I can't say it was a bad decision (to outsource)," City Auditor Denny Nester told The Gazette. "It hasn't cost the city. Decision Making for Outsourcing and Privatization of Vehicle and Equipment Fleet Maintenance, 1st Edition Guide for Snow and Ice Control, 1st Edition Here's the next installment of our "Ask the Pubs Team" column, where we answer your questions about our publications, with answers coming directly from the Pubs team member with the most knowledge.

Performing certified State vehicle emissions inspections, with EPA regulations, Dispensing gasoline, bio-diesel and ethanol fuels via EPA certified pumps, Towing (24/7) for NIH fleet vehicles, and; Maintenance of official vehicle warranties, maintenance/repair records, and accident reports for your NIH fleet vehicle.

Making strategic and tactical decision about your company's future - oil and gas field developments, selection drilling locations, initiating seismic and reservoir studies, company acquisitions and R & D investments - is often a complex process with highly uncertain outcomes and consequences.

Increasing adoption of onboard technology has been a boon and a bane for fleets. The boon is greater transparency between the fleet maintenance manager and driver/vehicle—that provides information on how vehicles are being driven and access to more and better data for maintenance and repair decisions.

The bane is that the increased sophistication can make it more difficult, and. Many private fleet operators continue to run their own trucks and drivers because they are unsure of the outcomes of converting to a fleet outsourcing model, and feel that outsourcing to a 3 rd party might be too risky.

However, Canada Cartage has over years of experience providing outsourced dedicated fleet services, and has full-time.

The Chancellor’s announcement of tax rates to the end of /19 further aids fleet managers and company car drivers’ decision making as vehicle selection can be based on the clear knowledge of what benefit‑in‑kind tax bills for drivers and Class 1A National Insurance liability for employers will be for the lifetime of a vehicle.

The care and maintenance of each piece of heavy iron in a fleet directly affects the balance sheet of all departments in the organization. Fleet management is more and more about asset management, and whether equipment professionals choose to build a team to keep maintenance operations in-house or turn maintenance and repair tasks over to their dealers, they are still looking.

Many fleet owners find it increasingly difficult to maintain and repair their work trucks and other assets in-house.

Presenters advise how fleet managers can determine if and when outsourcing is the most cost-effective means of maintaining their fleet.

Key quantitative (cost) and qualitative (service level and quality) factors that should go into making sound insourcing versus outsourcing. Heavy equipment maintenance Emergency vehicles maintenance All other vehicles maintenance   Include exhibits such as a list of vehicles and equipment in the fleet, units on order and coming out of service, current providers of OEM parts, and past usage over the past two years.

Develop procedures, policies, and forms for the outsourced operation, including how to process invoices, verify parts to work orders, and steps to integrate. To provide governmental equipment fleet management personnel and agency executives with the resources, material and support to promote effective fleet asset management, advance emerging equipment technologies, communicate best practices, and to provide a voice to decision makers and industry on issues impacting fleet operations.

–Decision Making for Outsourcing and Privatization of Vehicle and Equipment Fleet Maintenance • Implemented technology transfer initiatives through the interactive. For a reliable and roadworthy vehicle, regular maintenance needs to be applied to ensure the safety of drivers is not compromised.

Vehicle safety and reliability is a major concern for fleet managers, but the headache-inducing task of managing weekly and monthly checks on all fleets can be even more distressing – not to mention time consuming and costly.

Fleet maintenance encompasses five elements namely, planning, organizing, directing, coordinating, and tracking to accomplish maintenance objectives.

Fleet utilization is the most important factor in determining maintenance requirements. MAINTENANCE OBJECTIVE The objective is to maintain the fleet in a safe and operating condition byFile Size: KB. Rather, fleet outsourcing is extremely flexible so that one company may choose to outsource only the ownership and maintenance in the form of Full Maintenance Rentals.

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