Growing Transportation Solutions Company Will Gain a Comprehensive Understanding of Its OperationsREDLANDS, Calif., April 4, 2013 — (PRNewswire) — Esri announces that PITT OHIO, a transportation solutions provider headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has licensed Esri's ArcGIS for Transportation Analytics. The solution is powered by the ArcGIS platform and helps staff use fleet location information to provide customers with high-quality service. PITT OHIO can now more proactively plan its business by creating routes, managing complex schedules, and monitoring progress throughout the day.
"Our company has grown in the last three decades from a leader in less-than-truckload to a complete transportation solutions provider," said Scott Sullivan, CIO/CFO for PITT OHIO. "We needed to find a solution that helps us continue to drive optimization into our core processes. Esri's experience, industry leadership, and relationships with others in our industry were just what we were looking for in a solution partner."
PITT OHIO, a privately held company, services the entire mid-Atlantic and Midwest regions and provides coverage across all of North America as the mid-Atlantic member of the Reliance Network, a group of regional carriers that work together to provide seamless service for customers. PITT OHIO provides customers with less-than-truckload, supply chain, ground, and truckload services. ArcGIS for Transportation Analytics will help the growing organization support strategic business operations including optimized planning, real-time alerts, dispatching, and analysis after service.
"Transportation is inherently a geographic business," said Wolfgang Hall, logistics and supply chain industry manager at Esri. "We are pleased to be working with PITT OHIO and look forward to helping it continue to grow and add value to its customers, employees, and business."
For more information on how Esri helps logistics and transportation, visit esri.com/logistics.
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