8 April, 2013
All companies have a number of critical assets that have a direct impact on business activity and performance. Assets allow companies to compete and generate profits in an increasingly complex economic environment.
A solution that provides effective enterprise asset management, used to control and manage the development, performance and maintenance of the assets within a company, may be the most important tool to prevent operational changes and discovering hidden benefits.
Facility management software enables manufacturers, distributors and service organizations to save time and money by optimizing maintenance resources, improving equipment and staff productivity. Effective management of inventory increases income possibilities.
Improving the management of assets
Effectively managing production equipment, facilities, fleets, technology assets or any combination of them – throughout their life cycle, achieves greater efficiency in operations which raises return on investment and increases the availability of capital.
With detailed information on assets, costs, resources, operations and relates to its operation and maintenance addresses the specific needs of each sector. Facility management software’s internal logic is designed to facilitate the search and introduction of information and generation of analysis.
Most CMMS programs include basic modules for work orders, planning and scheduling, preventive maintenance, equipment history, management and procurement. These basic modules can be considered the foundation for a maintenance management system.
The CMMS is an integral tool in the quest to achieve a comprehensive strategic plan and optimal running of the plant. The successful operation of the plant is the goal that produces long-term profit and real tangible results.
This article was written by Chance Hogan from Facility Management Software