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Why ManagerPlus Bi Advanced Reporting and Dashboards is a Maintenance Game Changer

Basic reports are great. They can provide a top-level snapshot of various aspects of your operations to help you identify important trends. But, they can also be limited. Sometimes you need to visualize your data in charts and graphs to … Continue reading

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Cutting Maintenance Costs and Improving Efficiency: Envirosystems Inc. Case Study

Paul Beauchamp, Regional Maintenance Manager for the Canada division of Envirosystems Inc., has a simple phrase to sum up the value of ManagerPlus to his operation: “Collect data once, use it many times.” Beauchamp is responsible for a wide variety … Continue reading

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ManagerPlus Featured in Better Buys

ManagerPlus is currently featured in BetterBuys’ “The Definitive Guide to CMMS” publication. Highlights from our case studies on Gas Field Specialists and Doyon Utilities is given top billing in the CMMS Use-Cases section. Be sure to check it out, and … Continue reading

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OEE: The Role of Maintenance in Equipment Performance

In our first installment on Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE), we looked at how you calculate the availability metric (Availability = Operating Time / Planned Production Time) using data from your CMMS system. In this installment, we’ll take a look at … Continue reading

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ABCs of Advanced Maintenance: Facility Sustainability

If you’ve been considering implementing sustainability initiatives at your facility, but don’t know where to start amid the complex tangle of “green” standards, practices, and technologies, you’re not alone. Over the past decade, sustainability has gone from a fringe ivory … Continue reading

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ManagerPlus Featured in IMPO

ManagerPlus has contributed an article to IMPO magazine on the uses of CMMS technologies in Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM). Don’t miss it! http://www.impomag.com/articles/2014/12/vital-role-cmms-reliability-centered-maintenance?et_cid=4331412&et_rid=690535065&type=headline  

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Should You Purchase or Lease Your Equipment?

See how ManagerPlus can help your company tackle the age-old dilemma of leasing equipment versus purchasing it outright in the latest issue of Construction Executive Tech Trends: View the article on Construction Executive Trends.

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Could This Year’s NBA Championship be Determined by Electrical Maintenance?

LeBron James is, by almost all accounts, the most formidable player in the NBA. But Thursday night, during game 1 of this year’s NBA finals between the Miami Heat and the San Antonio Spurs, he proved that even a player … Continue reading

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What Companies Want in CMMS Software: Key Lessons from the Software Advice Survey

Thousands of interviews with company owners and managers conducted by Software Advice, a preventive maintenance software evaluation company, on the topic of maintenance management have revealed a puzzling fact: the need for tools like CMMS to streamline maintenance operations and asset tracking … Continue reading

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Three Ways Agricultural Companies Can Increase Asset ROI

Machinery is the second largest capital investment that most agricultural companies make after land. In the U.S., agricultural machinery is a $42 billion industry, and has been growing at a rate of 3.9% over the past several years. Considering the … Continue reading

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