New Technology Transforming Ready Mix Fleet Management
February 20, 2020
"Real-time tracking and auto-statusing features allow key personnel to see at any given point in time just how many concrete mixer trucks are ticketed, en route to job, waiting on site, pouring and traveling back to their plants."
These paving apps can handle scheduling, tracking material haulers – even hiring truckers
December 23, 2019
“Marris says the system tracks in real time how far the trucks are from the jobsite and plant, the distance between trucks, their wait times at the plant and jobsite, and the pouring status.”
Shippers need plan to navigate next ELD phase
December 13, 2019
"Shippers may say this isn’t going to affect us, but it will, because fleets have to rethink how they do supply chain,” said Craig Marris, executive vice president of mixed fleets at ELD vendor Coretex."
ODFL looks for added value in ELDs as final deadline looms
December 11, 2019
"ODFL eventually took a different tack, changing its supplier to Coretex, which supplies ELD software integrated with other technology, such as geofencing, on an Android tablet."
Coretex Launches CoreTemp Solution for Food Safety & Compliance
November 4, 2019
“After years of development and with much anticipation, the future of food safety for refrigerated supply chain has arrived,” said William Payne, CEO of Coretex. “Our highly sophisticated solution features on-demand, aggregated compliance views with live route progress and product temperature simulations, coupled with wider hauler performance dashboards.”
Bridging the Gap Between Concrete Batching and Dispatch Systems
October 31, 2019
"Coretex, which develops telematics for a variety of fleet operations, has targeted ready-mix fleets for optimization with a range of tools that can help managers and drivers keep on schedule and meet their delivery goals."
Great Dane Partners with Coretex for Reefer Telematics
October 29, 2019
"We’re thrilled to collaborate with a leader like Coretex and establish a foundation upon which reefer fleets have a complete solution for their trailer and refrigeration unit. The Coretex technology is a proven and tested platform and is trusted by some of the most sophisticated reefer fleets that use both Carrier and Thermo King assets."
Great Dane and Coretex Rolls Out Smart Trailer System
October 27, 2019
“The Coretex technology is a proven and tested platform and is trusted by some of the most sophisticated reefer fleets that use both Carrier and Thermo King assets,” Molitor said. “Together, we provide refrigerated fleets a seamless, single source of data from the combined trailer and reefer unit and eliminate the annoyance of multiple subscriptions.”
Great Dane and Coretex Announce Partnership
October 27, 2019
"Great Dane announced a partnership with Coretex, a global provider of supply chain compliance and fleet management technology, to offer customers with refrigerated trailers insight into critical refrigerated components such as the reefer unit and temperature controls. The two companies will offer customers FleetPulse with Reefer Control by Coretex."
Coretex Launches Innovative CoreTemp Solution for Food Safety & Compliance
October 25, 2019
"The new CoreTemp SaaS application was developed to help food retailers and refrigerated transport haulers gain true visibility of load performance. The solution captures and reports critical data to help businesses ensure the quality of perishable food, manage supply chain operations performance, and receive real-time alerts for potential temperature or transportation issues."
Digital Transformation of Ready Mix
September 28, 2019
"Aggregate suppliers and ready-mix fleet companies are achieving new efficiencies by deploying connected fleet management systems. With recent innovations, a complete 360-degree view into the performance and behavior of an entire construction supply operation is now at your fingertips."
Training for ELD success
July 09, 2019
"Especially for larger operations, David Blackwell, product manager at Coretex, said fleets should treat each terminal and distribution center as a separate business. The rollout should be staggered, with each entity having its own training start and end dates."
William Payne joins Coretex as CEO
June 13, 2019
"Boral’s chief information officer William Payne is leaving his role and will join compliance and fleet management company, Coretex as CEO on August 1. Payne is replacing retiring CEO Selwyn Pellett. Payne said on Thursday that he would “be taking on an exciting new challenge leading Coretex in delivering innovative IoT, telematics and supply chain solutions across New Zealand, Australia and the USA”.
Coretex showcased and demonstrated its upgraded Smart Waste solution
June 12, 2019
"The product includes a new user interface and mobile applications for fleet dispatchers and drivers, city waste and recycling departments and commercial and residential end users. Features include electronic route sheets, work orders, proof of service verification, photo and video of exceptions, Department of Transportation-compliant driver vehicle inspection report, RFID tag data and electronic signature capture."
Coretex introduces eRUC solutions for light vehicles
June 07, 2019
“We noticed that all vehicles no matter what their type were needing to be fitted out with the heavy duty eRUC option. A lot of companies are choosing not to fit their light vehicles out with eRUC, as it is simply not cost effective. With our new CoreRuc Light solution, companies can have their entire fleet benefiting from the full features of eRUC, but at a light vehicle price,”
Raising the Bar for Reefer Monitoring
May 24, 2019
“Carriers realize they need to have deeper insights into what is happening in real time on the assets themselves,” said Craig Marris, co-founder and executive vice president at Coretex, a provider of fleet-management telematics sensors and software. The more granular reporting under FSMA has driven “far better and more meaningful information internally to the functional organization,” he said.
Ascension Quality Materials Relies on Coretex for Optimum Efficiency
May 21, 2019
“For an industry where every minute is critical, it only makes sense that a fleet rely on the most accurate and nearest to real-time information as possible. Lagging fleet management systems with malfunctioning devices and complicated user interfaces have no place in the ready mix and aggregate industry, and some companies are waving goodbye to those subpar solutions.”
Coretex Enhances Smart Waste Solution for Cities and Waste Haulers
May 14, 2019
"Coretex’s Smart Waste solution for the waste and recycling industry is an evolution of its Air-Trak waste services technology and now an integrated module within the Coretex 360 IoT platform. The comprehensive product includes a new user interface and mobile applications for fleet dispatchers and drivers, city waste and recycling departments, and commercial and residential end users."
Coretex present upgraded Smart Waste Solution for cities and waste haulers at Waste Expo
May 06, 2019
"Technology is transforming the waste and recycling fleet management industry by providing increased efficiencies and decreased operating costs," said Sam Barclay, Chief Product Officer of Coretex. "Being able to automatically track performance and monitor the status of work orders in real time, without disrupting drivers, allows operators to proactively update routes which saves them time and money while keeping drivers safer than ever before."
Foot-Dragging on Electronic Recording Upgrade Threatens Trucking
May 06, 2019
"The supply of ELD equipment already is short, Blackwell said. “There is misinformation out there among the carriers thinking they either have an ELD, or it’s going to be easy to switch; it’s just not,” he said."
Fleet management solutions provider Coretex making a name for itself in U.S.
May 01, 2019
"Coretex may not be a familiar name to many in the United States, but it may be by the time 2019 ends. The company, which dates back to predecessor companies in New Zealand and the U.S., started in the early 2000s, has worked extensively on building solutions for commercial transportation.…the company now has over 70,000 units in the U.S. operating and has added 20,000 just since January as it makes a big push to sign up fleet customers."
Impact of Technology on Fleet Management
April 17, 2019
"We are now offering our waste hauler customers our own DOT [Department of Transportation] compliant DVIR and Hours of Service (if needed) software modules. Users now have access to engine fault codes, vehicle service logs and the driving style behavior of drivers within the Coretex web portal."
Coretex Showcases Advanced Rules Engine at National Private Truck Council Annual Conference
April 15, 2019
"Coretex’s Internet of Transportation platform delivers actionable intelligence to fleet operators to drive their business. The company’s management and compliance solutions are deployed in thousands of connected fleets and generate millions of logs each day."
Five Tips to Transition from AOBRD to ELD Compliance
April 1, 2019
“Unfortunately, it’s not as simple as turning a switch to transition from AOBRDs to ELDs. For some carriers, the move is providing an incredible opportunity to upgrade and migrate to a system that will increase productivity, operational excellence, safety, and security.”
Food Distributor Plays It Cool
December 10, 2018
"Besides the unexpected weather-related planning benefits, the Coretex solution has boosted GSF's overall performance in other ways. Most notably, GSF saves $50,000 monthly because the new predictive product temperature monitoring eliminates the need for drivers to probe product temperature at each stop."
Less idle, more productive
September 8, 2018
"With data from Coretex, we went from 21 minutes average stop time per day and we knocked that down under 18 minutes per day and realized a cost savings of over $200,000."