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Fleet management and tax compliance – Tenterfield Shire Council gets moving with Formbird

Formbird Fleet Management

Formbird FLEET provides local government actionable maintenance trend data.  Brad Foan, Manager of the Fleet at Tenterfield Shire Council in Northern NSW, manages a fleet of 134 vehicles using primarily paper-based systems and Excel spreadsheets.  When approached by Formbird to trial their industry-aligned fleet management system, built on Formbird’s low-code development platform, Brad jumped at […]

City West Water saves with workforce management upgrade

Winning With Formbird

Formbird FOCUS3 – Industry aligned workforce management app drives efficiency and compliance Australian low-code software platform Formbird has implemented cost-saving productivity enhancements to its industry-aligned workforce management solution; FOCUS3. For City West Water in Victoria, the measures will reduce administrative workload equivalent to at least one full-time position. The upgrade project is ongoing and expects […]

Forbes Shire Council celebrates 12-month milestone

Getting Started Formbird FLEET

Formbird improves preventative maintenance forecasting Forbes Shire Council Swaps spreadsheets, a whiteboard and a diary for FLEET. Forbes Shire Council in New South Wales is the first user to implement Formbird Fleet, and recently completed their first year of using the fleet management information system. Forbes (located about 5 hours’ drive west of Sydney) has […]

Formbird and machine learning help transformation of industry efficiency

Leveraging the rapid application development and IoT (Internet of Things) capabilities of the Formbird platform, partners DC Electrical and Corematic implement an end to end solution that provides very accurate productivity for the Macadamia Nut industry, down to the tree level. The key to managing a the industries future yield. Leveraging machine learning to teach […]

What fleet managers need from software to meet today’s challenges

Formbird Fleet

Interview with Steve Colliver, Manager Fleet Services with Dubbo Regional Council, is the National Chairman for the IPWEA Fleet Plus Panel and the Chairman for the Central West NSW Group. INTRODUCTION Fleet managers today face a number of challenges presented by legislative change, commercial pressures and priorities, and management demands for information and accountability. At […]

Formbird Platform Now Available For Download

At 10am EST on the 15th April 2019, Formbird hit the “public” button on publishing our single App Formbird server to NPM. This provides the world with free access to the Formbird server. An exciting event in the evolution of Formbird. The actual NPM publish is at https://www.npmjs.com/package/@formbird/core A very quick and painless way to obtain […]

Barwon Water deploys Formbird FOCUS3 to help maintain $2.3b of assets

The Barwon Region Water Corporation (Barwon Water) is the largest regional urban water corporation in the state of Victoria, Australia. Barwon Water provides high quality water, recycled water and sewerage services to almost 300,000 people spread across an area of 8,100 square kilometres on Victoria’s south east coast. Barwon Water owns and operates assets worth […]