COVID-19 Landscape/Civil Transportation

Tech App Helps Industry Facilitate Essential Work

Waltham, MA – TRUX, a dump truck logistics technology company, has continued to grow during the COVID-19 pandemic with recent product launches and enhanced features aimed at helping the construction industry facilitate essential work and operate more efficiently.

In July 2020, TRUX launched Powered by TRUX, its enterprise-level logistics service for material producers, which saw an over 80% adoption rate after three weeks; and earlier this summer, TRUX released its new DOT-ready contactless ticketing solution for safer job sites. Additional product enhancements launched by TRUX this year include:

  • Digital Dispatching and Fleet Management tools, which allow for better customer service and robust asset tracking
  • In-depth Cycle-Time Analysis, which gives dispatchers a new level of transparency into real-time performance
  • Order Delivery Tracker, which has enabled thousands of contractors to track deliveries of material in real-time on their job-sites

Over the past year, TRUX expanded its presence into 24 states across the U.S. and saw a 121% increase in the number of haulers using its logistics platform.

Innovative deployment of the TRUX platform has fueled its growth geographically, specifically in the southeast including Florida, South Carolina, and Georgia in 2020.