SOURCE: Cadec Global

December 06, 2007 11:43 ET

Cadec Joins EPA's SmartWay Transport Partnership; Helps Customers 'Go Green' With Fleet Management Technology

Cadec and SmartWay to Host Joint Webcast Dec. 18

MANCHESTER, NH--(Marketwire - December 6, 2007) - Cadec Global, a leading provider of advanced fleet management solutions, announced today that it has joined the Environmental Protection Agency's SmartWay Transport Partnership, an innovative collaboration between EPA and the freight industry to increase energy efficiency while significantly reducing greenhouse gases and air pollution. Some of the resources SmartWay provides to accomplish these goals are tools to measure fleet efficiency and environmental results. Additional components of the program include innovative finance programs, marketing opportunities and technology verification systems. SmartWay Partners are assigned dedicated partner account managers that assist them with all aspects of the program.

Fuel efficiency and environmental impact are key concerns of the trucking fleet customers Cadec serves around the world. As an Affiliate Partner, Cadec will help evangelize the SmartWay program to its customers.

"SmartWay participants and affiliates are setting the pace for their industries," said Matthew Payne of the EPA's SmartWay Transport Partnership Group. "Companies such as Cadec can play an important role in encouraging and assisting transportation providers to reduce their fuel consumption, save money and protect the environment."

"Going green is not only environmentally responsible, it also makes good business sense for transportation companies," said Michael Baney, CEO of Cadec. "Fuel efficiency and environmental protection are key benefits of Cadec's advanced fleet management solutions, so joining the EPA's SmartWay Transport Partnership was an easy decision for us."

Cadec and SmartWay host joint webcast: "Top 5 Ways to 'Go Green' With Fleet Management"

On December 18, 2007 at 1pm Eastern, Cadec and SmartWay will co-host a live webcast titled, "Top 5 Ways to 'Go Green' With Fleet Management." The EPA's Payne and industry expert David Stitt of Cadec will lead a tutorial on how advanced fleet management software can help transportation companies:

--  Reduce fuel consumption
--  Optimize routes and consolidation
--  Identify and reduce out-of-route trips
--  Reduce idle time
--  Reduce greenhouse gas emissions
--  Perform preventive maintenance that reduces vehicle maintenance costs
--  Reduce paper and manual processes

Registration for the webcast is now open at Learn more about the SmartWay Transport Partnership at

About Cadec

Cadec Global enables mobile asset optimization, process automation and operations visibility through its advanced fleet management solutions. With over 30 years of innovation and experience in the trucking industry, Cadec enables transportation and distribution managers, fleet and logistics experts and business executives to reduce costs, enhance customer service, enforce compliance and safety regulations, and improve driver productivity. Cadec's marquee customer list includes market-leading private and for-hire fleets across multiple industries throughout North America.

Cadec and PowerVue are trademarks of Cadec Global in the United States and other countries. All other trademarks contained herein are the property of their respective owners.

Contact Information

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    Michelle G. Faulkner
    Big Swing Communications
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