Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 76

FLEET MANAGEMENT
iff's squad cars every four years, sedans
and pickups every seven years and large
equipment such as plow trucks, front
end loaders, bucket trucks and large
lawn mowing equipment every 12 years.
Vehicles and other equipment are
scheduled for equipment on a staggered basis. Equipment purchases are
prioritized based on need. "We were
pretty lucky in that we were fully funded
our first year, but for this year we had a
$1.8 million budget cut," Goeden says.
"We have taken pieces of equipment
that would have been replaced this year
and moved them out to another year, but
let departments know if something is
needed urgently, we will try to work with
them for an alternative solution."
The division purchases many of its
new trucks from local vendors. Badger

76

TLIMAGAZINE.COM SPRING 2017

Truck Center of Milwaukee is one of its
local vendors. The company assembles
its hydraulics and snow plows on the
chassis. "They're a local company, and
we are happy with the service they provide," Goeden adds. "They have available parts we need, and are professional
to work with."
Milwaukee County participates in
the Wisconsin Smart Fleet program. In
addition to replacing existing equipment with hybrid or alternative fueled
vehicles, the division has also instituted a five-minute shutdown policy on
diesel trucks.
Staff Loyalty
Milwaukee County's fleet was recently
recognized as one of the top 100 fleets in
North America by The 100 Best Fleets

competition. The competition recognizes fleet management teams based
on criteria including accountability,
collaboration, creativity, efficiency, staff
development and culture.
"We have a crew that works well
together," Goeden says. "Some of our
people have been with us for a long time;
we have good loyalty here."
The fleet management department
builds that loyalty in part by involving
staff members in budget and other decisions. "I'm proud of the amount of work
we're able to do with a limited staff," he
adds, noting the division employs 19
mechanics and 32 total people. "I think
that, for the size of staff we have compared to the amount of equipment that
we handle, it's phenomenal what our
guys are able to accomplish."


http://www.TLIMAGAZINE.COM

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017

Table Of Contents
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - Cover1
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - Cover2
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 1
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - Table Of Contents
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 3
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 4
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 5
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 6
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 7
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 8
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 9
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 10
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 11
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 12
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 13
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 14
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 15
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 16
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 17
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 18
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 19
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 20
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 21
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 22
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 23
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 24
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 25
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 26
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 27
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 28
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 29
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 30
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 31
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 32
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 33
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 34
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 35
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 36
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 37
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 38
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 39
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 40
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 41
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 42
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 43
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 44
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 45
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 46
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 47
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 48
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 49
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 50
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 51
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 52
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 53
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 54
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 55
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 56
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 57
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 58
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 59
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 60
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 61
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 62
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 63
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 64
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 65
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 66
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 67
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 68
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 69
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 70
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 71
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 72
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 73
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 74
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 75
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 76
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 77
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 78
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 79
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 80
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 81
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 82
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 83
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 84
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 85
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 86
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 87
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 88
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 89
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 90
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 91
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 92
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 93
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 94
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 95
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 96
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 97
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 98
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 99
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 100
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 101
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 102
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 103
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - 104
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - Cover3
Transportation & Logistics International - Spring 2017 - Cover4
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol8issue4
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol8issue4A
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol8issue3
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol8issue3a
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol8issue2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol8issue2b
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol8issue2a
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol8issue1
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol8issue1a
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol7issue4
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol7issue3
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol7issue2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_vol7issue1
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_2017fall_vol2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_2017fall_vol1
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_2017summer
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_2017spring
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_2017winter
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_2016fall
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_2016summer_vol1
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_2016summer_vol2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/knighthouse/tli_2016spring
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2016winter
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2015fall_v2
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2015fall
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2015summer
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2015spring
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2015winter
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2014fall
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2014summer
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2014spring
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2014winter
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2013fall
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2013summer
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2013spring
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2013winter
http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/phoenix/tli_2012fall
http://www.nxtbookMEDIA.com