5 Key Trends Poised to Impact Utility Fleet Operators
For many organizations, the vehicles in your fleet are much more than simply “cars and trucks;” often they’re sophisticated tools your frontline employees need to keep your business moving forward. And for utility fleet operators, this sentiment is especially true, as these companies rely on their fleet vehicles to ensure they’re able to provide essential services to customers around the clock.
With an eye towards the emerging trends on the horizon, ARI’s Charlie Guthro recently spoke with Utility Fleet Professional to highlight several of the key trends utility fleets should be monitoring closely to ensure you remain in position to maximize service delivery to your customers. In the article, Charlie highlights how telematics will continue to fuel data-driven decisions for the foreseeable future.
In terms of the more immediate future, Charlie offers some advice for utility fleet operators as the industry approaches a truly unprecedented ordering cycle amidst ongoing supply constraints.
The article also touches on a looming technician shortage, the growing number of companies now outsourcing the management of their fleet, and the increasing interest in electric and hybrid vehicles across the industry.