Resources

Blog

How to create your telematics RFP

We take you through the most important questions to ask when building your RFP (request for proposal), as demonstrated in our comprehensive guide.

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Behind the scenes: How to provide a quality telematics product

We interviewed our Director of Product Quality to shed some light on how Masternaut ensures its products and processes are the best a customer can get.

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Cornwall gears up for winter as gritters get ready for action

Despite fresh memories of summer days on the beach, the darker evenings and chillier mornings are leaving us in no doubt that winter is firmly on its way. It means that the fleet of 28 gritter trucks, operated by Cormac, are being readied for another season of keeping residents moving.

Case Study

How Stericycle has leveraged telematics data to reduce fleet costs by £4.2 million

In this case study, we reveal how Stericycle has leveraged our telematics data to transform operations and reduce fleet costs.

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How to choose the best UK telematics provider for your business

Finding the right telematics partner can be tricky. This blog takes a look at some of the key criteria to consider.

Case Study

Smith Construction Group

Smith Construction Group wanted to introduce vehicle tracking, security and cut vehicle idling…Masternaut provided a solution that saved an estimated ...

Case Study

Restore Datashred

A successful business partnership between telematics technology company, Masternaut, and Restore Datashred.

Webinars

How to lower your fleet CO₂ emissions

Climate change is a threat to our planet. As European and UK regulations are reinforced to lower carbon emissions, companies also have a key role to ...

Webinars

Webinar Clean Air Zones

Download the infographic Speakers   Adam Wheeler Pre Sales Consultant, Masternaut   Tris Benson Lead Catalytix Consultant, Masternaut

Blog

Masternaut On Time: your true field of vision

An operations manager has a hundred things to think about every day. Are field workers where they should be? Are jobs taking longer than scheduled? ...

Case Study

Office Essentials

Office Essentials is a stationary company…and with Masternaut’s help, they’re really going places.

Case Study

Somerset Gas

Somerset Gas needed a solution to improve productivity. Masternaut’s mobile workflow application turned up the heat on fleet efficiency.

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Elevator Engineering Services

Elevator Engineering Services needed a solution to accurately calculate overtime. Masternaut provided a solution that gave total visibility across ...

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Edward Gilder Transport

Edward Gilders needed a solution that would evidence their compliance with strict UK, EU and international regulations that govern livestock ...

Case Study

Premier Waste

As one of the UK’s largest independent waste management companies, Premier pride themselves in solving all waste management needs, with over eighty ...

Case Study

Balfour Beatty Fleet Services

Balfour Beatty Fleet Services (BBFS) is part of the world-class global infrastructure services business Balfour Beatty. It operates a centralised ...

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Dalkia

Dalkia was seeking a way to optimise costs … thanks to Masternaut’s solution, Dalkia is improving its return on investment.

Case Study

Stannah

Customer overview Stannah is a manufacturer of lifts based in Andover, Hampshire. Founded in 1867 in London as a crane and hoist manufacturer, the ...

Case Study

Vegetarian Express

Discover how Vegetarian Express created a safer driving culture and superior customer experience through telematics.

Case Study

Lanes Group

Lanes Group wanted to clean up a new business tender...Masternaut helped track down their lucrative new business.

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RMS Group Services

Discover how Masternaut helped RMS revitalise its fleet by polishing driver behaviour, streamlining efficiencies and reducing costs.

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Road Rail Cranes

Road Rail Cranes required a flexible solution that would support their rapid growth, and also help the business complete challenging rail ...

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Twente Express

Forwarding, storage and distribution company Twente Express is one of Britain’s small business success stories.

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Crystal Collections

Crystal Collections needed a solution to improve driver safety. Masternaut provided a solution that gave in-depth driver feedback. Crystal ...

Case Study

Cavalier & Renew

Operational efficiency is vital to Cavalier & Renew. Masternaut delivers a solution that won’t unravel over time. Cavalier Carpets has been producing ...

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The York Pie Company

The York Pie Company needed a solution that would support their transition from a small business into a high-growth, high-profitablity SME.

White papers & reports

GDPR. What does it mean for fleet professionals?

Much has been written about GDPR, but little with the fleet market in mind. In this Viewpoint, Djamel Souici, Masternaut's Legal Counsel, takes a ...

White papers & reports

The impact of in-cab feedback on driving behaviour

Is there a smarter way to improve driver performance and encourage safer, more economical driving? Download our white paper to see how a study of ...

Guides

What is telematics? Read about the technology, how it works and more in our essential guide for fleet operators.

Navigating the process of buying telematics can be complex and confusing for even the most experienced professional. This guide aims to simplify that ...

Guides

What to ask a telematics provider: a guide for creating comprehensive RFPs

This guide is intended to give you a detailed understanding of what to ask in your telematics RFP. A well-written request is likely to generate more ...

Guides

Managing social relations when introducing telematics to your organisation

This guide will show you what approaches, methodologies, communications, and arguments to use when introducing telematics to your organisation.

White papers & reports

Transitioning to an electric fleet

Switching to low-emission vehicles doesn’t happen overnight, but it can be successfully implemented as part of a considered low carbon strategy.

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Transitioning to electric: how fleets can switch to plug-in vehicles

There’s a lot of talk about electric vehicles but less about the practicalities of operating them, and despite the basket of environmental and cost ...

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How fleet managers can engage with insurers

Telematics is a terrific vehicle for improving operational efficiencies, such as greater fuel economy, more efficient journeys and more accurate ...

Case Study

Smith Construction

Smith Construction Group wanted to introduce vehicle tracking, security and cut vehicle idling…Masternaut provided a solution that saved an estimated ...

Case Study

Murdock Builders Merchants

Murdock Builders Merchants, an independent family owned builders’ merchant group, has reduced fuel costs by 10% after implementing a telematics ...

Case Study

Mick George Ltd

Mick George Ltd. needed a telematics platform that would help improve driver safety, reduce risk and increase efficiency to support the business with ...

Case Study

Cormac

A familiar brand and one of the most highly-regarded, trusted and well-known companies in the South West, Cormac provides a range of services on ...

Case Study

Oakleaf Commercial Services

Oakleaf Commercial Services provides high quality, professional, property maintenance and construction services for housing associations, schools and ...

Case Study

GRAHAM Construction

GRAHAM Construction wanted its drivers to save money at the pump ... Masternaut delivered a solution that was miles ahead of the goal.

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City West Works

City West Works wanted to reduce its impact on the environment…Masternaut provided a solution that helped cut CO2 emissions by over 40 tonnes.

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Dorset Travel

Dorset Travel, a part of Dorset County Council, provides a range of bus, minibus and specialist travel services (such as school buses) that are ...

Case Study

Clarke Transport

Clarke Transport engaged Masternaut to help them lower their insurance premiums. Together, they ended up unearthing savings opportunities across the ...

Blog

London vs Paris part III: comparing and improving harsh braking/acceleration

This is the third and final part in a series comparing driver behaviour in London and Paris. Our data science team gathered millions of real data ...

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London vs Paris part II: comparing and improving idling

London and Paris are two of the busiest capitals in Europe. We asked our data science team to analyse thousands of road journeys in each city to see ...

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Quick wins with big impact for fleet managers

Analysing telematics data and putting it to use can seem like a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be. Telematics systems can positively impact a ...

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5 ways to improve driver safety with telematics

Since 2006 in the UK, over 62,000 people have been killed or seriously injured in work-related road accidents, with over half a million minor ...

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What are the benefits of reducing CO2 for you?

Carbon Dioxide and other greenhouse gases are responsible for the warming of the planet by nearly 1oC since the late 19th century[1]. The subject of ...

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The real traffic impact of the London Marathon

The London Marathon is one of the year’s highlights for runners across the globe. It’s also one of the most dreaded days of the year for London’s ...

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London vs Paris part I: comparing and improving speeding

London and Paris. Two bustling capital cities where countless road journeys are made every day. Imagine if each city was run by a single fleet ...

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Data science: How to choose the right vehicle for each job with telematics

If you operate a fleet, you probably pay attention to fuel costs. In fact, reducing fuel is one of the most common motivations behind installing a ...

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Make your fleet more efficient with our new driver behaviour scores

The driver is the most important component of any fleet. They are the single biggest influence on fuel consumption and safety. Even if you use the ...

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Business vehicle tracking - 15 popular reasons to invest

Discover 15 of the most popular reasons to invest in business vehicle tracking systems and technology.

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10 tips for training risky drivers

In the year ending June 2018, there were 165,100 road casualties and 1,770 reported road deaths in the UK. Given that business drivers have a 30-40% ...

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Are you fully utilising the fleet data that you’re sitting on?

The telematics industry has come a long way in the last five years. At Masternaut, we have witnessed an undeniable shift in customer focus from a ...

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5 tips for safer winter driving

For most people, the last Sunday in October simply means an extra hour in bed. However, for those that spend their working life on the road, the end ...

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How to maximise ROI with telematics

These are uncertain times for business leaders. It is increasingly difficult to predict the impact of external factors on business activity, so many ...

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Why immediate in-cab feedback makes a difference

The telematics industry has made many claims over the years. Perhaps most notably that technology can improve safety and help to improve driver ...

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How to calculate your fleet's carbon footprint

157.7 million tonnes. That's the amount of CO2 that transport alone produced in 2013. According to the Committee on Climate Change, that’s about a ...

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How to reduce fuel waste with telematics

Did you know that letting an engine idle for 10 seconds consumes more fuel than stopping it and restarting it? Telematics might not be able to reduce ...

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Demystifying GDPR for fleet managers

On 25th May 2018, the EU General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) came into force. This represented the biggest update to UK data protection in 20 ...

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How to keep fleet data safe

Telematics is now a well-established way to run a more efficient, safer fleet. However, to reap the benefits of a data-driven approach across ...