The Connection
August 17, 2023
Association News
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Education / Training
How 92-Vehicle HVAC fleet is streamlining operations with a smarter fuel card
K-Dimensional Holdings Inc. / CoastPay®
Texas-based Gillette Air Conditioning struggled with inefficiencies caused by an old station-specific fuel card that was hard to manage and use. Switching to Coast fuel cards allowed them to streamline fleet ops and improve card security across a fleet of 90+ vehicles. Watch to find out how.

Industry Update
Last week’s blaze took out power lines, roads and water systems in Maui, Hawaii, local officials say, but no major construction projects seem to have been affected.

(From Construction Dive)
From go/no go decisions to proposal development, firms are already using the technology in surprising ways.

(From Construction Dive)
As companies continue to rely on large, widespread networks of contractors and suppliers, one of the most pressing issues facing senior executives today is transparency in supply chains.

(From Construction Dive)
Caterpillar, Inc.