GPS Tracking Case Study: Lexington Waste Disposal Management

GPS Tracking Case Study: Lexington Waste Disposal Management


“Do I know what I have?” It seems like a basic question but when Eddie Dean of the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government Division of Waste Management was given this project he was surprised
to find out that was not the case. “I was tasked with looking for how many
containers we actually had. A lot of people said: We have about twenty. Well,
we have maybe about 30 well that we have 34.” That’s more than a third of the
original estimate proper business decisions could not be made with that
kind of discrepancy and on top of inventory accuracy ed also wanted to
make the driver routes more effective by getting their dumpster service and
delivered with fewer trips and that’s why he reached out to waco GPS solutions
we ended up with a great camp the record or actually helps manage that I know
where my containers are happy to have the GPS tracking is allowing us to do
actually count over containers but it’s also the V 18 some issues that we’ve
been having with containers and end up in the wrong spot we have had a customer
called in and said well why do I have a loaner bikes parked in front of my
driveway gossett accidentally dropped it off
three addresses sure I had a very irate customer about his driveway been blocked
and could get out this garage and using these devices were hoping to take care
of some of these issues and it doesn’t stop there combining radio GPS tracking with their
reservation system the lexington-fayette urban county government division of
waste management can not only verify that the right containers are at the
right location but ensure that service was rendered and payment collected the
drivers drivers and they don’t have to worry about receiving payments or having
to track how many houses they need pickup payment for this program is very
successful program for waste management so it’s really important to us and over
container is if there’s a problem with one we know exactly where to go to fix
it or if we need to pick up wanna swap it out we know where they are now it’s
easy to tell on a map and it’s not just dots on the map creating landmarks and geo fences to
know when the containers are leaving the yard and return and alerts for battery levels on
the devices are also extremely helpful information we get back from the devices
really has been helpful only to myself as the project manager answer questions
to my director but also to the supervisor that’s in charge of the
actual program itself has given him greater ability to better manage robbers
better manage their workload how many of these containers can be delivered today
now that we have these were looking at expanding the program even more we could
increase revenues even more with us a few more containers radio GPS tracking
help daddy select which devices will be best for the job and what data plan will
be most effective for their needs Reiko offered asset tracking solutions
and creative thinking to determine how to mount these devices out of harm’s way records been great work or so far they
were great with getting devices set up on work in the way they needed to work
they’ve been very helpful with the training on the software can really pick
up and natalie is that important to Eddie and his personnel but also the
people that his department serves says its effect county they’re very unique
about their garbage in about their Reynolds from things like that and if
their containers out there about three or four in the afternoon they start
calling operated alone box is not here yet but this new system we can actually
wear father yes we have one on the truck is gonna get to your house today before
we never had the capability for more information about asset tracking and
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