The Municipality of Patras has its own gas station and a fleet of about 200 vehicles and chose Logicom for the implementation of the project of automated recording of receipts and fuel consumption, as well as the provision of telematics monitoring services of its fleet.
The aim of the project was the automated recording of inputs in the tanks of the gas station, the automated recording of fuel deliveries to vehicles and machinery, the calculation of average consumption per kilometer and / or hour of operation, the calculation of fuel balances and the production of alarms and a number of events that monitors the system.
The utilization of this information system resulted in the reduction of deficits during receipts and overall reduction of fuel costs, while at the same time offering the possibility of producing reports and statistics for the administration and control mechanisms. In addition, the automatic recording of odometers and hour meters of vehicles / machines offers the technical service of the Municipality the possibility of timely preventive maintenance.
The telematics services offer the ability to capture and record the position, routes and speed of vehicles, driving behavior of drivers and a variety of other data, such as fuel tank level, tachometer indicator, engine operation at a standstill, etc. The Municipality now has complete real-time control over its fleet, increases its productivity, evaluates the driving tendencies of drivers and through recommendations reduces the possibility of causing traffic accidents.