Advice, tips, and hacks to improve field team's operational efficiency
When it comes to wind power, we’re real big fans. But, did you know that Operations and Maintenance (O&M) costs in the wind industry are set to rise globally to $17-billion in 2020? This means now is a good time to take a look at how operations and maintenance workflows can be optimized for efficiency.
It’s almost quitting time for the day, and even though you’ve done all of your core tasks, there’s still a bunch of manual admin work left. And all you can think is, “I just don’t have the &%$! energy for this...” You know this pain well, so if you could save your team from it and make them more productive at the same time, why wouldn’t you?
Repeat after us: “Spreadsheets are not data visualizations.” Spreadsheets that try to convey the story behind your data are like two-day-old donuts: STALE. Contemporary whiteboard art, confusing graphs and boring pie charts need to (Van) Gogh away for good too! They should all be replaced with software that allows you to create engaging visual representations of your data. Are we right, or are we right?
You’re right on-track with the latest technology when you’re designing plans and bidding for contracts, so your day-to-day processes should be no different.