By: DickinsonFleet On: September 10, 2018 In: Company News Comments: 0

Dickinson Fleet Services (DFS) is honored to announce that Mr. Ryan Elmlinger has received the Department of Defense Patriot Award. This prestigious award to recognize employers who support those serving in the military was presented in a ceremony on August 28th, 2018. Ryan was nominated by Nick Robinson, Cincinnati...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: September 05, 2018 In: Company News, The Hub Comments: 0

On this episode of The Hub, Director of Safety, Health & Environmental, Michael Renforth, talks about creating a safety culture here at Dickinson Fleet Services. In order to create this safety culture, it’s important to make safety the #1 priority at every level of the organization and Michael explains how...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: August 28, 2018 In: Company News Comments: 0

Dickinson Fleet Services recently rolled out an Employee of the Month recognition program to honor those team members who are going above and beyond their usual job description. All hiring managers in the selected departments/disciplines were given the opportunity to recognize someone for their July 2018 performance. We’re pleased...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: August 19, 2018 In: Company News, Press Release Comments: 0
By: DickinsonFleet On: August 16, 2018 In: Company News, Industry news Comments: 0

Fleet Owner recently published an article on the best practices for recruiting and retaining technicians. As you might imagine, this is a topic we have been focused on at Dickinson Fleet Services. Not only do we want to attract top talent to work as part of our team, we...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: August 09, 2018 In: Company News Comments: 0

On this episode of The Hub, Executive Officer Mike Dickinson breaks down the 3 pillars to maintenance excellence that encapsulate all we do here at DFS. As we continue to grow our company, it’s important both existing team members and new hires understand what our culture is all about...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: August 01, 2018 In: Company News Comments: 0

Dickinson Fleet Services is launching a companywide employee recognition program to honor the hard working men and women who make up our company.  June 2018 is the first month for this program and we’re excited to kick things off with our first honor going to an incredible individual who...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: June 19, 2018 In: Company News Comments: 0

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Indianapolis, IN (June 19, 2018) – Dickinson Fleet Services is pleased to announce the acquisition of Outsource Fleet Services with operations in Chicago, Columbus, Atlanta, Dallas/Fort Worth and Southern California. Dickinson Fleet Services, along with majority shareholders Ridgemont Equity Partners, announced the acquisition on June 19,...

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By: Brien Richmond On: May 24, 2018 In: Company News Comments: 0

Dickinson Fleet Services is expanding our team in the northeast region and we want YOU to join us! That’s right, we’re looking for qualified diesel mechanic technicians in the northern New Jersey and New York area who want to be part of a growing company at our hiring event on...

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By: Brien Richmond On: May 16, 2018 In: Company News Comments: 0
By: Brien Richmond On: April 24, 2018 In: Company News Comments: 0

On behalf of everyone at Dickinson Fleet Services, we are honored to announce that Mr. Charles Thomas has received the Department of Defense Patriot Award. This prestigious award was presented by Mr. Barney Hayes (IN-ESGR volunteer) in a recent ceremony.  Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) is a...

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By: Brien Richmond On: April 11, 2018 In: Company News Comments: 0

Dickinson Fleet Extends Support as Technician Reports for Active Duty Dickinson Fleet Services would like to extend well wishes to our very own Aicardo Sanchez as he is deployed to Afghanistan for active duty. Sanchez is a fine technician at our shop location in Tampa, Florida and we’re honored...

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By: Brien Richmond On: April 05, 2018 In: Company News Comments: 0

Dickinson Fleet Services is expanding our team and we want YOU to join us! That’s right, we’re looking for qualified diesel mechanic technicians in the Chicago, IL area who want to be part of a growing company at our hiring event on Wednesday, April 11th. This is a special...

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By: Brien Richmond On: April 05, 2018 In: Company News Comments: 0

  Indianapolis, IN. (April 5, 2018) – Dickinson Fleet Services is pleased to announce the acquisition of Fleet Enterprises with operations in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Pennsylvania and Tennessee. Dickinson Fleet Services along with majority shareholders Ridgemont Equity Partners announced the acquisition on April 5, 2018. The acquisition will expand and...

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By: Brien Richmond On: March 28, 2018 In: Company News Comments: 0

Need fleet repair and maintenance services in the Ft. Worth, Texas area? We’ve got you covered. Our service area is continuing to grow and April marks the expansion of our mobile on-site maintenance offering in the Fort Worth area. We continue to look for strategic locations, such as Ft....

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By: Brien Richmond On: March 05, 2018 In: Company News Comments: 0

When it comes to the transportation industry as a whole, SAFETY is always a topic of concern. At Dickinson Fleet Services, we’ve stressed the importance of safety for our technicians and clients since the beginning. In fact, a big part of the training we do at Dickinson Fleet revolves...

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By: Brien Richmond On: February 26, 2018 In: Company News Comments: 0

Vanair Named Most Valuable Partner of the Year. One of the keys to success at Dickinson Fleet Services is surrounding ourselves with partners and suppliers to help take care of the needs of our customers. Together, we’re all able to each fill an important role in making sure we...

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By: Brien Richmond On: February 21, 2018 In: Company News Comments: 0

Dickinson Fleet Services Partners with Triad Diagnostic Solutions. Indianapolis, IN. (February 21, 2018) – Dickinson Fleet Services is pleased to announce DFS has partnered with Triad Diagnostic Solutions of Fishers, Indiana to provide complete diagnostic solutions across all makes and models. The use of Triad’s products and software will allow...

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By: Brien Richmond On: February 14, 2018 In: Company News Comments: 0

At Dickinson Fleet Services, the fine individuals working in our Customer Care Call Center truly CARE about our clients. We’re firm believers in providing exceptional customer service, of course, but are also firm in training our representatives to act as an extension of YOUR team, not just OURS. This...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: January 22, 2018 In: Company News Comments: 0

Indianapolis, Indiana, (January 22, 2018) In an effort to continue moving toward a sustainable, more environmentally friendly footprint in trucking, Dickinson Fleet has continued its partnership with the SmartWay Way program. Freight transportation is one of the fastest growing impacts on the environment and as consumer demand increases, DFS...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: December 14, 2017 In: Company News Comments: 0

Wow…it’s hard to believe 2017 is going to be coming to a close very soon. What a year it has been for all of us here at Dickinson Fleet Services! Let’s take a look… 20th Anniversary Celebration Earlier this year, our company celebrated its 20th anniversary in beautiful St....

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By: DickinsonFleet On: November 22, 2017 In: Company News Comments: 0

Typical Thanksgiving day tools might be your fork, carving knife and other utensils. But here at Dickinson Fleet Services, we have our own set of tools. You might think we’re talking about wrenches, screwdrivers and all that good stuff. But really we’re talking about something more. Over the years,...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: October 09, 2017 In: Company News Comments: 0

In 2016, Dickinson Fleet Services become the Official Service Provider and Fleet Management Company for Andretti Autosport. It has been a true partnership since the beginning and we’ve been very fortunate to work with such a great company. A huge milestone for both of us took place recently at...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: October 02, 2017 In: Company News Comments: 0

The 2017 TMC SuperTech competition is in the books. For the 2nd consecutive year, we’re pleased to announce that all technicians representing Dickinson Fleet Services advanced to the Finals. We’re also particularly proud of the fact that both technicians who were returning for the 2nd consecutive year, Jeff and...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: September 12, 2017 In: Company News, Industry news Comments: 0

You can be the fastest car in the world, but if you’re not going to finish races it doesn’t matter. In other words, speed is important but reliability is a necessity. And both speed and reliability are at the very foundation of our partnership with Andretti Autosport. WATCH: Dickinson...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: August 24, 2017 In: Company News Comments: 0
By: DickinsonFleet On: July 24, 2017 In: Company News Comments: 0
By: DickinsonFleet On: July 17, 2017 In: Company News Comments: 0

Are you a Fleet Manager with a nationwide fleet of trucks? Then you know how big of a deal it is to make sure everything is running smoothly. Downtime = loss of revenue and loss of revenue = not good. The challenging part is, not only do you need...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: July 11, 2017 In: Company News Comments: 0

The Regional round of the  2nd Annual Dickinson Fleet Top Tech competition is in the books.  With Regionals wrapping up in both Indianapolis and Atlanta, we’ve officially set the stage for our Top 14 to head to the finals in Indy.   It’s an exciting time as we’re now...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: July 05, 2017 In: Company News Comments: 0

Bob Dickinson recently celebrated 20 years of service at our company which bears his name, Dickinson Fleet Services. Founded on 2/1/1997, Bob has been the catalyst for the company’s growth over the past 2 decades. From 4 people working out of a living room to a company with hundreds...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: June 28, 2017 In: Company News Comments: 0

Last week, we kicked off the Dickinson Fleet Top Tech Regionals in Indianapolis and this week the competition continued in Atlanta, Georgia.  Once again, we had a great turnout and the competition heated up quickly.  The finalists from both the Indy and Atlanta regionals will advance to big stage...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: June 20, 2017 In: Company News Comments: 0

The Dickinson Fleet Services Top Tech competition is officially back! After a very successful inaugural year in 2016, it’s time to kick off this annual tradition here in 2017. Regional qualifiers are beginning right now in Indianapolis, Indiana and continuing next week in Atlanta, Georgia. Finalist will advance to...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: June 12, 2017 In: Company News, Industry news, Press Release Comments: 0

Indianapolis, Indiana:  Dickinson Fleet Services (“DFS” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Reliable Mobile Service of Chicago, Illinois. DFS, along with majority shareholder Ridgemont Equity Partners, completed the acquisition on June 1, 2017. Reliable Mobile Service has over 20 years of experience servicing light, medium...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: May 01, 2017 In: Company News Comments: 0

Dickinson Fleet Services was recently recognized as a 2017 Freedom Award Nominee by the Department of Defense. In partnership with ESGR (Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve), the Freedom Award is given in recognition to those who exhibit exemplary support of National Guard and Military reserve members.

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By: DickinsonFleet On: April 24, 2017 In: Company News Comments: 0

We’ve been talking a lot about distracted driving here lately, and for good reason. April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month. But truth be told, distracted driving deserves extra attention ALL the time; especially throughout the transportation industry. It’s that big of a deal. And it’s THAT important to the...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: February 28, 2017 In: Company News Comments: 0

Dickinson Fleet Services recently celebrated its 20th anniversary in beautiful St. Petersburg, FL. Our company was founded on 2/1/1997 and just wrapped up another record breaking year in 2016. Coming together at the Trade Winds Island Resort in Florida was the perfect way to create a memorable gathering for...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: February 21, 2017 In: Company News Comments: 0

Each year, Dickson Fleet Services works with many suppliers to help take care of the needs of our customers. They all play a different role in making sure we are able to provide the most comprehensive mobile maintenance and repair solutions available. All are true partners, as the products...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: January 10, 2017 In: Company News, Truck Maintenance Comments: 0

The new year is here. One thing is for sure, there are a number of advancements in our services that I’m excited about as we gear up to make the coming months as successful as possible for our clients. At the top of that list are our new mobile...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: November 22, 2016 In: Company News Comments: 0

Thanksgiving is here. Once again, it seems the holidays have crept up on all of us again this year. Soon, the hustle and bustle of closing out the year will be in full force. But for now, it’s this time where we like to pause for a moment to...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: November 17, 2016 In: Company News, TRAIT Comments: 0

Your business is about moving products across the nation as quickly, safely and efficiently as possible. When your fleet isn’t moving, it isn’t making any money. At Dickinson Fleet, our primary objective is to keep your fleet moving. We offer the industry’s best preventative maintenance service delivered with the...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: October 19, 2016 In: Company News Comments: 0

It’s hard to believe we are heading into the final quarter of 2016! What a year it has been here at Dickinson Fleet. As we move into 2017, I wanted to take a moment to highlight 5 quick pieces of company news from the first 9 months. #1- 1st...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: October 13, 2016 In: Company News Comments: 0

Dickinson Fleet Services is proud to source all of its trucks locally near our company headquarters in Indianapolis, Indiana. Each truck is custom built making sure to meet all OSHA standards. Consistency, safety and convenience are the three key components behind every new truck build. From our custom build...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: October 06, 2016 In: Company News Comments: 0

Safety isn’t a choice. Safety is a necessity. And at Dickinson Fleet, Safety First means Safety ALL the TIME. Our commitment to our employees is that we will NEVER compromise their safety. Safety & Training The concept of Safety First begins Day #1 with every new hire that joins...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: September 28, 2016 In: Company News Comments: 0

The TMC SuperTech competition has concluded. We’re proud to announce that both of our technicians advanced to Round 2, or the Finals. After hours of competition at the highest level, Dickinson Fleet couldn’t be more proud of how our Top Techs finished. But before we get to the final...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: September 01, 2016 In: Company News Comments: 0

Dickinson Fleet’s Top Technicians are ready to compete at TMC SuperTech in Raleigh, North Carolina from September 18th – 21st. And we hope you’ll join us in cheering them on!  To help give these fantastic technicians the recognition they deserve, we will be featuring this ad in the Sept...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: August 01, 2016 In: Company News Comments: 2

July 22nd, 23rd & 24th wrapped up our 1st Annual Top Tech competition. The company owners and leadership at Dickinson couldn’t be more happy with the way things turned out and are looking forward to making this a yearly tradition. It was a very tight competition and a great...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: July 23, 2016 In: Company News, Industry news Comments: 0

Last night was all about celebrating the incredible talent on display within the Dickinson Fleet Services team.  Ten diesel technicians from every region of the company assembled at Fogo de Chão Brazilian Steakhouse in Indianapolis to enjoy dinner and await the announcement of the winner of the company’s first...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: July 21, 2016 In: Company News Comments: 0

The Regional Semifinals of the 2016 Dickinson Top Tech Competition are in the books and the finals are here! In late June, the semifinals were held at the DFS branches in Atlanta and Indianapolis. 28 technicians competed across both locations to narrow the field down to the top 10....

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By: DickinsonFleet On: July 15, 2016 In: Company News Comments: 0

The Regional round of the first annual Top Tech competition is complete. This means the field is officially down to the Top 10 and we are one step closer to naming the very first “Dickinson Top Tech.” Here’s a look at technicians who are advancing to the finals… Regional...

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By: DickinsonFleet On: June 30, 2016 In: Company News Comments: 2

Dickinson Fleet Services is kicking off an inaugural program here in 2016 to recognize its most talented technicians. Things are heating up as the regional competition and qualifiers for the Top Tech Finals have been going throughout the month of June, with the finals taking place in Indianapolis in...

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