Industry Information

Automation and other advances in technology have reshaped nearly every corner of the American industrial landscape. From manufacturing to banking, operations are becoming digitalized, computerized, and automated. Is this also the case for the commercial fuel services and the fleet industry? The short answer: yes….

Extend Equipment Life with Good Oil Filtration

21 Nov 2018, Posted by in Industry Information

This article was written by Adam McMurtrey, Industrial Field Engineer with ExxonMobil Fuels & Lubricants Company. 75% of all industrial equipment failures are linked to oil contamination. Therefore, maintaining proper oil cleanliness with the right types of filters is critical to the success of any manufacturing operation….

What You Need to Know about Connected Cars

15 Aug 2018, Posted by McPherson Oil in Industry Information

Connected cars, put simply, are cars which are connected to the internet. This internet access allows the car to remotely share important information, all of which could come in handy down the road. For example, your car’s data will keep track of your fuel levels,…

What Big Data Means for Your Fleet

27 Jun 2018, Posted by McPherson Oil in Industry Information

“Big Data” is the kind of phrase that you may hear being thrown around a lot by business executives and results-driven company cultures. Put simply, it refers to the massive amount of data that we are now able to observe and analyze thanks to advances…

Gas Cards versus Fleet Fuel Cards

07 Feb 2018, Posted by McPherson Oil in Industry Information

With ever-changing diesel prices, fuel continues to be one of the largest expenses for carriers. By controlling that cost, it’s certain that you’ll get a higher return on investment (ROI). As part of that effort, you could implement either a gas or fleet fuel card. Do you know which type of card is best for your retail…

Fuel costs are a necessary evil for fleet managers especially because it’s one of the biggest expenses. However, the cost, time, and resources spent on filling up each vehicle can be better leveraged with the convenience of on-site fuel services.  This type of program, sometimes called mobile fueling, was designed specifically…