Routing & Scheduling with PTV xServer

Benefit from Optimized Routing & Directions

  • Whether you're scheduling deliveries or navigating an entire fleet, PTV xServer's vehicle routing & scheduling solution will assist you in:

    • Reducing overall fleet costs
    • Efficiently planning multi-stop & multi-order operations
    • Increasing driver productivity & decreasing hours spent on the road
    • Improving customer satisfaction by avoiding delays and ensuring on-time deliveries

Optimized Time & Distance Routing

  • A day only has 24 hours – make the most out of them by scheduling routes and deliveries according to time or distance constraints to:

    • Fill open time slots to keep vehicles moving
    • Significantly reduce fleet downtime
    • Ensure on-time deliveries and take into account various factors, such as customer business hours, vehicle requirements, delivery-specific data, and more

Drag & Drop Fleet Routing

  • Simplify the route planning process with intuitive drag & drop routing technology to easily modify planned routes, enabling you to:

    • Avoid high traffic areas or circumvent unfavorable road segments
    • Change the order of locations along your route within a matter of minutes
    • Make last-minute changes or add locations to routes, increasing fleet flexibility


Optimized Routing with Historical Traffic Data

  • Traffic jams aren't always unpredictable. Utilize highly accurate historical traffic data to recognize traffic patterns, navigate around avoidable setbacks, and:

    • Use the fastest routes according to time of day, helping you avoid rush hours
    • Calculate accurate ETAs for increased customer satisfaction
    • Boost driver satisfaction by improving fleet productivity

Real-Time Traffic Data for Increased Fleet Efficiency

  • Beat the traffic by monitoring current road conditions and making smart adjustments to planned routes, equipping you to:

    • Eliminate costly delays and reduce overall time spent on the road
    • Increase driver safety by lowering the chance of traffic incidents
    • When delays occur, react immediately and keep customers/shippers informed of ETA

Truck-Specific Routing

  • Plan truck-legal routes for commercial vehicles by selecting or creating custom truck profiles for your fleet to:

    • Take into account individual vehicle dimensions to plan truck-authorized routes
    • Avoid potential road hazards/incidents, truck damage, and costly fees
    • Calculate accurate transit time & distance compared to maps for cars

Commercial Vehicle Routing with Exceptions

  • Block road segments due to construction work/unexpected road closures or select another preferred route and:

    • Benefit from the highest levels of flexibility when planning routes
    • Customize routes to prefer or avoid road segments and circumvent road closures
    • Incorporate other exceptions according to your individual requirements

Hazmat-Compliant Routing

  • Generate legal routes for trucks hauling hazardous materials/goods to consistently ensure compliance with hazmat regulations and:

    • Guarantee asset and driver safety by taking the authorized routes for specific goods
    • Visualize both prohibited & legal road segments to compare & review alternative routes
    • Accurately calculate costs and transit times for hazmat-legal routes

Geo-Management

  • From geofencing to geocoding, improve fleet efficiency with a range of geo-management tools:

    • Geocoding & reverse geocoding: Convert geographic coordinates into addresses and vice versa for optimized truck routing
    • Geofencing: Balance and track vehicle activity to schedule the most efficient routes

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