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November 12, 2015

Advantages of Using CMMS Systems


Continuum Services recently launched FieldConnect, a CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management Software) System, for all requests to Technical and Exterior Services.  The benefits for property and facility managers to use the software, such as FieldConnect are:

  1. The software automates the scheduling of inspections and maintenance, preventing the occurrence of maintenance problems and expensive repairs. Switching from reactive to proactive maintenance also extends the life of equipment while reducing the overall operating costs of the maintenance function.
  1. It improves workflow and efficiency by allowing property and facility managers to schedule work orders quickly and easily. A CMMS, such as FieldConnect, gives you the ability to automatically track all work orders in the capture the history associated with every piece of equipment.
  1. The software helps with organization. Maintenance personnel can view all information related to work orders on their computers or mobile devices. Therefore, maintenance technicians don’t have to search through folders and filing cabinets to find the information they need.
  1. CMMS Systems like FieldConnect enhances productivity. The software can be linked to mobile devices, enabling maintenance technicians to access real-time information, check inventory and initiate work orders without returning to the office. Maintenance software also provides maintenance technicians with details about the procedures, parts and tools necessary to perform a job, so they can work without delay or interruption.