February 2020

    STN’s bus garage issue features articles about selecting maintenance software, being proactive when inspecting and maintaining fleets, and what transportation officials are sayings after upgrading their facility.

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    Cover Story

    Time for a Garage Lift
    Transportation officials are reporting that upgraded and new facilities improve workflow. They also help to improve employee morale and retention.

    Features

    Treat Buses with Respect
    Taking proactive approaches to inspecting and maintaining fleets mean fewer breakdowns and less out-of-service time in the long run.

    Selecting Maintenance Software
    Choosing maintenance software can be daunting, especially with all of the available options. Industry veteran Denny Coughlin shares 10 basic rules to selecting the solution that is right for your operations.

    Special Report

    Parting Ways with Paper
    Parts inventory software allows school districts and bus companies to make the most from their procurement processes, while also ensuring that the right part is available when it is needed.

    Sections

    Feedback
    Online
    Trends
    Ad Index
    Product Info
    Marketplace

    Columns

    Editor’s Take by Ryan Gray
    Keeping up with the Joneses

    Thought Leader by Robert Pudlewski
    What ‘Uptime’ Means for the School Bus Garage

    Publisher’s Corner by Tony Corpin
    Ask the Right Questions to Unlock Parts Purchasing Power