DUBLIN and BOSTON, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fleetmatics Group PLC (NYSE: FLTX), a leading global provider of mobile workforce solutions for service-based businesses of all sizes delivered as software-as-a-service (SaaS), today announced it has been named to Supply & Demand Chain Executive's "SDCE 100," recognizing great supply chain projects. Fleetmatics and a customer in the global energy supply chain received the nod for their initiative outfitting about 800 of the company's fleet vehicles with Fleetmatics' solution to enhance field operations transparency and efficiency across a large field-based workforce.
"Effectively managing mobile assets is crucial in all service industries, but it's essential for global fleets with large, mobile workforces spread across a wide service area," said Stuart Kerr, Senior Vice President, Global Enterprise, Fleetmatics. "We're proud to partner with these companies to provide better insight into operations, ensuring safety, quality and operational efficiency."
By examining vehicle location history and routing through Fleetmatics' Route Replay and Multi Location reports, the customer's managers are able to better establish service areas for each field technician through accurate geofences. Managers are also able to better streamline dispatching. This has allowed technicians to position and examine more of the company's vital field drilling and wellhead equipment each day which helps them ensure they're properly processing oil and gas.
The 2014 SDCE 100 list recognizes supply chain projects that produced measurable gains through cost-cutting and increased efficiency. Submissions were evaluated based on ambitious project scope, creative application of technology and compelling business results. You can find the full list of winners here.About Fleetmatics Group PLC Fleetmatics Group PLC is a leading global provider of mobile workforce solutions for service-based businesses of all sizes delivered as software-as-a-service (SaaS). Our solutions enable businesses to meet the challenges associated with managing local fleets, and improve the productivity of their mobile workforces, by extracting actionable business intelligence from real-time and historical vehicle and driver behavioral data. Fleetmatics Group's intuitive, cost-effective Web-based solutions provide fleet operators with visibility into vehicle location, fuel usage, speed and mileage, and other insights into their mobile workforce, enabling them to reduce operating and capital costs, as well as increase revenue. An integrated, full-featured mobile workforce management product provides additional efficiencies related to job management by empowering the field worker and speeding the job completion process - quote through payment. Fleetmatics serves approximately 23,000 customers, with over 472,000 subscribed vehicles worldwide.