Fleet Management in Dtc
9329 words 38 pagesINTRODUCTION
Fleet management is the management of a company's transportation fleet. Fleet management includes commercial motor vehicles such as cars, vans and trucks, as well as rail cars. Fleet (vehicle) management can include a range of functions, such as vehicle financing, vehicle maintenance, vehicle telemetric (tracking and diagnostics), driver management, speed management, fuel management and health and safety management. Fleet Management is a function which allows companies which rely on transportation in their business to remove or minimize the risks associated with vehicle investment, improving efficiency, productivity and reducing their overall transportation and staff costs, providing 100% compliance with government …show more content…
The industry standards for asset lifecycles are produced annually by Mercury Associates, Inc. which are calculated using the CARCAP modeling resource. These numbers are used to establish the expected date for a type or class of equipment, which can then be used to identify replacement dates and funding requirements.
Funding requirements are also an issue, because many organizations, especially government, purchase vehicles with cash. The ad hoc nature and traditional low funding levels with cash has put many operations in an aged fleet. This lack of adequate funding for replacement can also result in higher maintenance costs due to aged vehicles.
2. Scope of the study
2.1Objectives of fleet management in Dubai Taxi Corporation. * To study of fleet management in Dubai Taxi Corporation * To study the network operation and service in DTC
2.2Research Methodology For the purpose of this study, I prepare research tools to find out the relevant primary data pertaining to the functioning and working of Dubai Taxi Corporation. The data was collected based on information provided by the management of the organization.
Beside the primary data collected with the help of the questionnaire, I have also collected the relevant secondary data from various sources like magazines, books and internet and newspapers.
Based on the relevant primary and secondary data, a comparative analysis has been done so as find out the area of excellence and areas of