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Avail Technologies, Inc., Acquires Fleet-Net® Corporation to Deliver Total Enterprise ITS Solutions
Representatives from Avail Technologies, Inc. and Fleet-Net® Corporation announced this week that they have finalized a deal outlining Avail's acquisition of Fleet-Net® effective October 1, 2017.
Established in 1999, Avail got its start bringing defense industry GPS tracking technology to the public transit industry with the idea of revolutionizing the adoption of ITS technology for increased community mobility and access to services. Over the years, Avail has worked to create an open architecture platform that seamlessly interfaces with third party providers to centralize agency operations and create an efficient way to monitor and report on fleet activities.
"Our acquisition of Fleet-Net Corporation is the logical next step for Avail," says Dorsey E. Houtz, President & CEO of Avail. "Avail has become an integral force in the CAD/AVL market and we have always guided our customers to incorporate best-of-breed technologies. Fleet-
Fleet-Net Corporation has been servicing the public transit industry exclusively with its high value ERP solution since the 1980s. Bringing a robust comprehensive software suite to the table, Fleet-Net interfaces with products that agencies prefer to use when managing their enterprise operations. The Enterprise ITS Solution suite includes: Finance Management, Payroll Processing, Human Resources, Inventory Management, Maintenance, Asset Management, Procurement Management, Operations, Planning/Scheduling, Statistical Reporting Management, as well as federal, state, and National Transit Database (NTD) reporting. Fleet-
Clive Newell, President & CEO of Fleet-Net says, "Avail takes a great deal of pride in how they communicate with customers and encourage collaboration among vendors. They truly have the best interest of the transit agency in mind when recommending solutions. I'm confident our customers will continue to get the same down to earth attention and service they've come to trust from Fleet-Net as part of the Avail family."
With the acquisition of Fleet-Net, Avail transitions from a CAD/AVL ITS integrator to a total enterprise solutions provider. Avail will focus on providing ITS solutions that not only enhance public transit riders' experiences, but also enhance overall operations at agencies through increased efficiency in departments across the entire organization. Avail will maintain its headquarters in State College, PA with a satellite location in Las Vegas, NV and a distributed workforce located in California, Florida, and Texas.
ABOUT AVAIL TECHNOLOGIES, INC.:
Avail Technologies, based in State College, Pennsylvania, is an enterprise solutions provider for the public transit industry. Avail got its start in CAD/AVL integration and has since expanded to incorporate total organizational ITS solutions. Ensuring your success by providing unsurpassed customer service to deliver reliable solutions that earn your trust is personal at Avail and is supported by old fashioned values and a seasoned transit-knowledgeable, award winning staff. Because Avail is the only employee owned and operated ITS for public transit integrator in the industry today, Avail is driven to partner with organizations that share its vision to revolutionize your rider's experience by delivering tailored open architecture technology solutions designed to solve real world challenges. http://www.availtec.com/
ABOUT FLEET-NET® CORPORATION:
Fleet-Net® Corporation, based in Las Vegas, Nevada provides an ERP system powering Public Transportation for more than 30 years. Fleet-
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