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Technology improves driver safety and cuts costs through effective monitoring
The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office in Washington state has installed a Telogis telematics device on each of the agency's 160 patrol vehicles.
New industry standard for equipment valuation
EquipmentWatch now offers Orderly Liquidation Values (OLV) for construction, lift and access, and agricultural equipment as part of its existing values solution.
Waste cart design speeds material flow
The 35-gallon Edge is a two-wheel residential waste container. The unit's design maximizes material flow.
Cooperative contract extends availability of detention supplies and products
The National Intergovernmental Purchasing Alliance (National IPA) has awarded a cooperative contract to Bob Barker Company for detention supplies.
New Jersey community boosts productivity through cooperative contract
Ocean City, N.J., officials are using a cooperative document management contract to trim expenses and deliver efficiencies.
For park and rec: Frozen slush machine
Gold Medal is introducing a new frozen slush machine. The 2 Bowl Frozen Drink/Slush Machine (Item #1111) is suited for a variety of concession areas, including parks, stadiums, tourist areas, school cafeterias and universities.
New national cooperative contract awarded to provide travel management services
UNIGLOBE Travel Designers has been awarded a national cooperative contract to provide travel management services to government agencies and educational institutions throughout the U.S.
Flail mowers offer versatility
The Land Pride FM25 Series of flail mowers is built for use in sports or recreation areas, yards with trees, and other grounds maintenance applications.
Fabric buildings meet a variety of waste management needs (with related video)
ClearSpan Fabric Structures can provide the right waste management solution. The firm will be attending the 2017 Waste Expo in New Orleans. The show takes place May 8-11. The firm’s representatives will be located at Booth 2202.
Want to learn about cooperative purchasing? Attend one of these webinars
U.S. Communities is hosting a series of new webinars on cooperative purchasing.
Use these root rakes for land-clearing, other tasks (with related video)
The new John Deere Root Rakes are the latest additions to the expanding lineup of Worksite Pro attachments.
Cooperative contract awarded for vehicle lifts and garage equipment
NASPO ValuePoint has awarded Mohawk Resources Ltd. a cooperative procurement contract.
Stationary compactor is suited for government facilities
The CP-2102 Compactor can be used to process waste in a variety of facilities. It helps reduce hauling costs and employee labor with fewer trips to the landfill. The manufacturer is SP Industries.
Equipment data vendor offers new tool to value assets
EquipmentWatch, a provider of data, software and insights for the heavy equipment industry, has unveiled the EquipmentWatch application program interface.
Public sector organizations: Here’s a tool to help you meet your technology needs
Cooperative contracts from U.S. Communities give more than 90,000 public sector entities access to current technologies.