Patent Number: 6,253,129

Title: System for monitoring vehicle efficiency and vehicle and driver performance

Abstract: A commercial vehicle fleet management system which integrates a vehicle on-board computer, a precise positioning system, and communication system to provide automated calculating and reporting of jurisdictional fuel taxes, road use taxes, vehicle registration fees, and the like. In a further aspect, there is provided an online mobile communication system and a system for monitoring carrier vehicle efficiency and vehicle driver performance.

Inventors: Jenkins; Paul C. (Cedar Rapids, IA), Deal; David V. (Cedar Rapids, IA), Cuthbertson; Thomas G. (Cedar Rapids, IA), Morton; James W. (Cedar Rapids, IA), Smith; Andrew D. (Cedar Rapids, IA), Hoy; David R. (Cedar Rapids, IA), Egeberg; Gerald W. (Cedar Rapids, IA)

Assignee: Tripmaster Corporation

International Classification: G07C 5/00 (20060101); G07C 5/08 (20060101); G08G 1/123 (20060101); G01M 017/00 (); G06F 007/00 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018