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24 01, 2019

$1.5 Billion in Federal Grants for Road Construction Projects

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The United States Department of Transportation has ramped up its efforts for the revitalization of the road infrastructure throughout the country. Due to a large increase of appropriations in 2018, it has decided to award a total of $1.5 billion in grants in order to fund various projects in every state. This includes road construction [...]

21 08, 2018

Overcoming Construction Fleet Challenges

By | August 21st, 2018|Fleet Management, Industries|Comments Off on Overcoming Construction Fleet Challenges

A fleet manager will face many challenges due to various fleet operations. There are several kinds of vocational fleets operating in different industries. Each of them presents the fleet manager with their own set of trials and tribulations. This is especially true for fleet managers overseeing the operations of a construction fleet. You see, the [...]

20 06, 2018

Federal Fleet vs. State and Local

By | June 20th, 2018|Fleet Management, Industries|Comments Off on Federal Fleet vs. State and Local

With fleet management in the public sector falling under the same umbrella with both federal and state/local governments, there are a few key differences in how the government programs for fleet management work. The United States Government operates the biggest civilian fleet globally with almost 650,000 vehicles as reported in the Federal Fleet Report. And [...]

30 01, 2018

Importance of Environmental Construction

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It’s important in today’s world to be conscious about our environment and our impact on it. Commercial and residential buildings are no different. It’s important that environmentally-safe processes exist, so the construction and the end result is safe for our environment and safe for the people who will enjoy it.  Environmental construction/Green construction is the [...]

9 01, 2018

Solar Construction and Flex Fleet Rental

By | January 9th, 2018|Industries|Comments Off on Solar Construction and Flex Fleet Rental

What is Solar Energy? Solar energy is the process of converting sunlight into electricity. This is either done using photovoltaics (PV) to convert light into electric current, or it done indirectly using concentrated solar power. Concentrated solar power is when lenses and mirrors are used to form sunlight into a small beam. Many prefer this [...]

27 12, 2017

Mining Construction and Flex Fleet Rental

By | December 27th, 2017|Industries|Comments Off on Mining Construction and Flex Fleet Rental

What is Mining Construction? Mining is the extraction of minerals from the earth. Very often the materials pulled from the earth include gemstones, limestone, gravel, metals and much more. Mining is required to receive any material not grown through agricultural processes or in a lab.  The reason we have gemstones for our rings or coal [...]

12 12, 2017

Reliable Government Fleet – Must Have for Government Projects

By | December 12th, 2017|Fleet Vehicle Types, Industries|Comments Off on Reliable Government Fleet – Must Have for Government Projects

At Flex Fleet Rental we understand that local, county, state and federal governments back more major construction projects that any single entity in the nation. Most of the time, a reliable government fleet is needed. It takes a lot to service a town and the one you live in is no different. The well-being and [...]

28 11, 2017

Wind Farm Construction – An Industry Still Growing

By | November 28th, 2017|Fleet Management, Industries|Comments Off on Wind Farm Construction – An Industry Still Growing

Flex Fleet Rental is a proud member of the American Wind Energy Association, which is the national trade association for the United States wind industry. Flex Fleet Rental understands that the wind farm construction industry is growing now and needs reliable transportation to get the work done, whether that’s towing a heavy load to your [...]