Pavement is a hard business. Tracking jobs and managing employees, payroll, supplies, and the condition of your fleet can be overwhelming, but there’s technology to help keep things running smoothly. Check out some of the latest apps used by Pavement Network members to make the pavement business a little easier.
Fleet Management Software
Get a handle on hauling with the nation’s largest dump truck marketplace. TRUX is an all-in-one dump truck logistics platform to help you digitally manage orders, track deliveries, use GPS to stay informed on truck locations and find more haulers near you. Schedule a demo to see how the platform will work for you.
Fleetio is a one-platform fleet management system that allows you to track your fleet, fuel, maintenance, equipment, and more. It integrates with several other management systems, including Samsara. Try it for free for 14 days.
Fleetmatics (with Verizon Connect)
Fleetmatics offers a simple user platform for managers that want to see where their fleet is on a map using standard GPS tracking units wired directly into your equipment. New customers may qualify for $300 back, and Verizon offers a free trial period.
Other available Fleet Management Systems: Transman Fleet, Otonomo, Rhino (now GPS Insight), Autosist
Overall Management Systems
HCSS specializes in software for the construction industry and includes heavy-hitting apps like HeavyJob and HeavyBid. HCSS’s management system offers online job bidding, tracking, project management, safety, fleet management, and accounting. They boast of a long history in construction software and a 12-month money-back guarantee. Request a demo to learn more
Samsara is an overall management system that specializes in keeping your entire company connected on a single platform. They offer fleet management, safety, and security through video monitoring and tracking, compliance management, automated reports, and much more. Samsara offers a quick pricing guide with a few easy questions.
Monday.com boasts easy-to-use software that also integrates readily with 40+ other tools (Slack, email, Facebook, etc.) Track projects from beginning to end effectively. Monday.com allows up to two individuals on an account for free and a tiered structure to fit any size company.
Other overall management systems: Hubspot CRM, Zoho
HR and People Management Systems
Tyfoom is a communication and training app that allows you to easily connect with employees, send digital forms, create microtraining videos, and track assessments, all in a fun and friendly format that assigns users badges, streaks, and performance scores. Tyfoom offers a free trial.
Make hiring and payroll easy with BambooHR, a human resources software that tracks everything from hiring to onboarding, payroll, and even employee satisfaction. BambooHR offers a free trial for its service.
Paycor has a manufacturing specialty that helps with recruiting, learning, compliance, overtime and payroll. Paycor offers guided tours of their system and personal consultations.
These are just some of the programs available to help track jobs online and automate tasks so that the main business – your business- is easier to run. While online platforms can seem overwhelming at first, reach out to the platforms for explanations on how the software can benefit your company, or reach out to other Pavement Network members to see which tech platforms have benefited them the most.