Trucking & Telematics

  • 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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  • Upcoming Potential Changes to HOS Rules

    Upcoming Potential Changes to HOS Rules

    Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs) opened up the eyes of government regulations, companies, and drivers by tracking what truck drivers were really doing to get their job done. The ELDs shed light on...

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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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  • 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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  • Capturing Data from Third-Party Haulers Isn't So Scary When You Have a Solid Tech Stack

    Capturing Data from Third-Party Haulers Isn't So Scary When You Have a Solid Tech Stack

    Over the last few years, the Construction industry has been trying to move up the digital transformation maturity curve. There’s a lot of demand for having real-time visibility into truck and order...

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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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  • How to Improve the Safety Culture at Your Aggregate Quarry Site

    How to Improve the Safety Culture at Your Aggregate Quarry Site

    As an industry, we’re doing a better job of keeping workers safe on the job site, all of which supports better morale and our bottom line. But how can we rein in the injuries that the...

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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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  • Build A Strong Foundation With Subcontractors

    Build A Strong Foundation With Subcontractors

    A project can’t be successful without a successful partnership between contractors and subcontractors. You depend on subcontractors to get jobs done on time, but managing them is difficult and time...

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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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  • Real-Time Location Information for Third Party Vendors

    Real-Time Location Information for Third Party Vendors

    Fleet management systems use telematics devices to track the location and status of vehicles in real time. For instance, timing is crucial when delivering concrete. Once water is added to the mix...

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  • In an Amazon World, It’s Essential for Your Operation to Drive an Efficient Fleet

    In an Amazon World, It’s Essential for Your Operation to Drive an Efficient Fleet

    Businesses are being tasked to provide similar experiences that consumers receive when ordering from a large e-commerce platform such as Amazon. Today’s Fleet Management solutions help businesses...

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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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  • Do More With What You Have With TrackIt 3P

    Do More With What You Have With TrackIt 3P

    In the Heavy Building Materials industry, some companies operate their own trucks to ship raw materials and/or finished products to customers, while others use third party hauling companies to...

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  • How to Mitigate Risk With Fleet Management

    How to Mitigate Risk With Fleet Management

    Managing a fleet of heavy equipment in the construction industry brings the challenges of scheduling the equipment, monitoring usage and managing traffic at the jobsite, to name a few. And all fleet m

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  • Manage, Control, Analyze, and Improve Your Service Anywhere

    Manage, Control, Analyze, and Improve Your Service Anywhere

    An opportunity to increase revenue and customer satisfaction is providing electronic proof of delivery. Real-time visibility of driver and materials location, proof of delivery data, and operational u

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  • Real-time Quoting and Cost Control

    Real-time Quoting and Cost Control

    Jennifer Wall, HaulIt Customer Experience Manager at Command Alkon, took some time with me to give me the run-down on our complete quoting, dispatching and billing solution, HaulIt..

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