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Equipment maintenance software

Discussion in 'Business Operations' started by Farbio, Oct 14, 2008.

  1. Farbio

    Farbio LawnSite Member
    Messages: 99

    Does anyone use any kind of software specifically for tracking truck, trailer, and equipment maintenance? I dont think software is needed for smaller companies but once a company gets 10+ trucks and large amounts of equipment it would be good.

    If you have used this type of software. What would you suggest?
     
  2. bohiaa

    bohiaa LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,220

    Your Wrong my friend....

    smaller co's DO need this....

    I wrote my own scrpit. that keeps me informed of oil changes. purchasing, consumables,
    and such....

    I'm running 7 mowers 2 trucks and 2 trailers. and still doing the books....

    handing the books off next year. and have just set up a maintance program with a local shop. to service the trucks. they send me a notice in the mail when it;s time.

    wish I could set this up with my local mower shop.

    It has become a REAL PITA doing this. and I loose money doing it myself....
     
  3. Farbio

    Farbio LawnSite Member
    Messages: 99

    Your right, it would also benefit a smaller company. Keeping track of truck and equipment maintenance will save a lot of money in repairs and extend life.

    Does anyone use software to track this? Keep part numbers etc.
     
  4. jsf343

    jsf343 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,785

    not sure if this would be something that you would be interested in, I thought it looked really good and you can track quite a bit. see for yourself....
    http://www.mtcpro.com/mtcpro.htm
     
  5. Farbio

    Farbio LawnSite Member
    Messages: 99

    That looks pretty good. I think I will try the 30 day trial. Thanks for the link.
     

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