Is your fleet ready for emergencies and drastic changes within the oil and fuel management industry? The last few years have been notably unstable because of the pandemic, but there are still ways you can offer your fleet consistency in these uncertain times. There are many ways to keep your fleet services consistent in undefined times. Read on to learn more!
Use Some Cloud-Based and Online Services
This is a significant step to take even when the economy is stable. Using online applications and software can help keep your entire fleet organized and efficient. Depending on which application you use or which company you work with, you should get some real-time market updates, order history, and much more. If you or your fleet are having to work entirely remotely, having access to your company’s information from anywhere will help keep you on track.
Plan for Emergencies and Risks
You should always make sure you have plans for emergencies and be prepared to update your plan as needed. This is true when you’re currently experiencing unexpected situations while at work. Make sure you know how much fuel you might need, and do not forget to audit practices regularly.
Learn How to Manage Fuel That You Already Have
This is very important if your disaster plan doesn’t include fuel delivery and acquisition. You will have to assess how much fuel you have and watch even more closely for loss risks like theft or tank leaks. Also, if you don’t have a regular fuel supplier, then research your options and create a backup plan as well.
Optimize Your Fleet
If you have time on your hands but you’re not able to manage your fleet in the same way that you usually do, consider optimizing the procedures. You can start with something simple, like evaluating your driver habits. Then consider looking into saving money on fuel costs, tank maintenance, and delivery.
Partner with Howard Energy, Inc. for Alternative Fuel Supply and Services
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At Howard Energy, we fully understand how your business depends on a reliable and steady supply of gasoline and diesel fuel to keep your operations at its peak. As a family-owned, commercial full-service gas and diesel fuel supplier, Howard Energy has been serving companies across Maryland, Washington DC, and Northern VA for over 25 years.
Our team of experts has a thorough knowledge of the petroleum industry to devise commercial and retail fueling solutions. As a result, we use our keen insight to build strong partnerships with commercial trucking, construction, manufacturing companies, and more. Howard Energy is proud to bring our products and services to gas stations, car dealerships, marinas, and beyond – 7 days a week with no surcharge on holidays or weekends.
If you need cost-effective and convenient wholesale fuel and related fuel tank storage or monitoring services, contact us to get started. Call us at 410-647-1500, and visit our website. Stay connected with Howard Energy on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.