Dispatch & Logistics

  • Unlock Real-Time Visibility With Suppliers To Unleash Transformative Success

    Unlock Real-Time Visibility With Suppliers To Unleash Transformative Success

    How many business transactions does your company engage in daily with your partners? Not just sales and purchase transactions, but all business transactions: negotiations, orders placed and...

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  • Completely OVER The Cost of Overdesign?

    Completely OVER The Cost of Overdesign?

    Producers will often overdesign their concrete mixes to ensure the quality of their final delivered product. But why?! Because wasting money materials used in overdesigns is better than delivering...

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  • All Communication is Not Positive

    All Communication is Not Positive

    Point-to-point communications is an established direct connection between two nodes. The telephone is a typical point-to-point connection where one caller connects to the other caller and only the...

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  • Need A Productivity Boost? BuildIt's Online Tools Can Help Set Your Job Up for Success

    Need A Productivity Boost? BuildIt's Online Tools Can Help Set Your Job Up for Success

    One of North America’s leading construction and engineering organizations saw a need for a web-based business-to-business portal to connect the Heavy Building Materials Supply Chain and increase...

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  • Jakarta is Sinking, and Climate Change is A Big Culprit

    Jakarta is Sinking, and Climate Change is A Big Culprit

    In a recent article in Wired magazine, Matt Simon reported that Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia, will be underwater by 2050 and the country must find a new capital. Jakarta is sinking because of...

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  • Texas Is Recognized As The Most Digitized Building Materials Industry

    Texas Is Recognized As The Most Digitized Building Materials Industry

    Stockpile Reports has ranked Texas as the #1 Most Digitized Building Material Industry. Texas has always been a pioneer of the technology revolution because it houses many of the largest and more...

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  • Streamlining Logistics = BIG Improvement Opportunities – For Your Customers and Your Reputation

    Streamlining Logistics = BIG Improvement Opportunities – For Your Customers and Your Reputation

    With a vast amount of infrastructure growth, we are seeing the need to do more with less. Aggregate companies that have intelligent systems and technology backbones in place have reaped benefits...

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  • "Simplifying Dispatch" Featured in Pit & Quarry Magazine

    "Simplifying Dispatch" Featured in Pit & Quarry Magazine

    One of the major differentiators of Midwest Concrete is that they embrace new technology, continuously reinvesting in their company with the latest equipment to solve their problems, keep quality at i

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  • Command Alkon Wins Inbound Logistics Technology Award

    Command Alkon Wins Inbound Logistics Technology Award

    Each year, Inbound Logistics’ editors analyze the capabilities of logistics technology providers based on submitted questionnaires and other sources, then select 100 companies offering solutions...

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  • Remove the Stress Your Drivers Feel When Dealing with Paper Tickets

    Remove the Stress Your Drivers Feel When Dealing with Paper Tickets

    Paper tickets have been used in our industry for decades. When they were introduced, paper tickets did a sufficient job of helping contractors and project managers to keep track of loads entering...

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  • The Solution to a 63-Year Productivity Problem

    The Solution to a 63-Year Productivity Problem

    New production processes can have a dramatic effect on the productivity within an industry, and most industries have realized great productivity advances. The construction industry, however, has...

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  • The Advantage of On-Demand, Pay As You Go Solutions

    The Advantage of On-Demand, Pay As You Go Solutions

    Our industry is a mobile industry, so being able to complete tasks on-the-go is becoming a major competitive advantage. Having information at your fingertips eliminates communication delays in any...

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  • How to Make Variable Costs Less…Variable

    How to Make Variable Costs Less…Variable

    How can you manage your variable costs as effectively as you do your fixed costs?  Ready mix concrete producers spend a significant amount of time evaluating their needs for fixed assets...

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  • Wayne Davis supplyCONNECT Case Study

    Wayne Davis supplyCONNECT Case Study

    Every ready mix supplier plays the daily balancing act of supply and demand, juggling the risk of running out of material with the chaos and inefficiency of a long line of trucks lined up in the...

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  • Pan Pacific Cement Apex Case Studies

    Pan Pacific Cement Apex Case Studies

    Pan Pacific Cement, a subsidiary of the Caillier Investment Group, was looking for a system that could expedite the ticketing process for a high volume of truck traffic at a facility with an...

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  • Learn How You Can Balance Revenue and Expenses and Keep Your Trucks on the Road

    Learn How You Can Balance Revenue and Expenses and Keep Your Trucks on the Road

    The real value of moving away from a paper-based processes at a trucking operation may not seem worth the time, effort, and monetary return at first thought – but, moving away from paper tickets on...

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  • In a Constantly Evolving Industry, Businesses Must Reinvent the Way They Make Dispatch Decisions

    In a Constantly Evolving Industry, Businesses Must Reinvent the Way They Make Dispatch Decisions

    Consider just some of the variables that come into play to make a single dispatch decision: driver call-in requirements, plant availability and loading speeds, mix costs, customer pouring rates..

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  • Powering up Productivity by Streamlining Workflows

    Powering up Productivity by Streamlining Workflows

    A. Jansen B.V. is the holding company for six operating companies that specialize in ready mix and precast concrete, groundwork and demolition, road construction, soil remediation, recycling...

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  • How Can You Save Time, Eliminate Data Log, and Reduce Costs?

    How Can You Save Time, Eliminate Data Log, and Reduce Costs?

    As a Project Engineer, your world is full of complexities. What you need in your toolbox is a solution that enables you to standardize and automate your processes and allow collaboration with...

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  • Automating Processes, Eliminating Silos, Digitally Connecting Partners

    Automating Processes, Eliminating Silos, Digitally Connecting Partners

    Technological advances are automating many functions that previously required human intervention. When mundane operations can be automated, it frees up time for employees to work on more valuable...

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