North American Leader in

Construction Materials Manufacturing

Key Transportation Modes:

Dedicated, Private Fleet, Truckload, and LTL

Challenge:
  • Lacking transparency and leadership level oversight of large private fleet [500+ drivers]
  • Missing fleet compliance procedures creating unnecessary risk to organization
  • Integrating logistics operations during large acquisition
  • Excessive spending on high cost specialized fleet
Solution:
  • Developed logical equipment replacement strategy
  • Enhanced logistics budget process
  • Put together business case for internal repair and maintenance program
  • Developed world class driver handbook and procedures
  • Integrated Transportation Management Systems from acquired company
  • Performed RFP and vendor selection for Dispatch Management System
  • Implemented regional logistics manager approach to optimize results with 40+ plants
Results:
  • Built logistics organization
  • Built scalable and repeatable procedures that enable 3 to 5% year over year savings
  • Successful implementation of transportation management system
  • Delivered $10.5M run rate of savings projects