The Biggest Truck In The World

The Biggest Truck In The World

There a lot of different categories of trucks, every trucking service needs specific types of trucks and because of that some of the trucks needed to become so huge that seeing them in person bring us fear.

The most specific truck in the trucking industry is the dump truck or in the construction industry known as haul truck. And this is the biggest truck that exist on the planet belong to the group of dump trucks/haul trucks.

The Caterpillar 797F
It is also worldwide ranked as the biggest truck among the biggest trucks in the world. It […]

10 steps to secure your heavy equipment during the holiday

10 steps to secure your heavy equipment during the holiday

During the holidays, office and mining site are usually on a little break and left unattended. Make sure everything is secured and ready to start whenever your business is open again.

Have you tested your CCTV working and visible during nighttime/dark
Check all the lightings around your valuable equipment?
Do a stock inventory of all assets before going for the holiday.
Check your fences & gates complete the surrounding.
Positioned lighter machinery into more secure areas and blocked by larger one.
Make sure sensitive machinery is covered.
Double check the communication in and out from your warehouse.
Talk to neighboring businesses and help each other by trading contacts among the securities.
If […]

Differences between Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) and Computerized Maintenance and Management System (CMMS)

Differences between Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) and Computerized Maintenance and Management System (CMMS)

There is a common perception that Enterprise Asset Management solution (EAM) is more a financial application, while Computerized Maintenance and Management System (CMMS) is more an operational application, since it tracks repairs, parts, costs of parts and maintenance at the equipment level. But it is too simplified and a bit misleading. The fact is both solutions track the financial and operational information. They are different in scope.

Differences between EAM and CMMS:

The Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) solution organizes the physical and fiscal information of enterprise assets on one platform, follows the work flows associated with managing assets, […]

Control your cost by controlling your reports

Control your cost by controlling your reports

COST CONTROL

Cost control refers to management’s effort to monitor, evaluate, and trim expenditures.
Managers should influence the actions of individuals who are responsible for performing tasks, incurring costs, and generating revenues.  First managers plan the way they want people to perform, then they implement procedures to determine whether actual performance complies with these plans. Cost control is a continuous process that begins with the annual budget.

CONTROL REPORTS

Control reports are informational reports that tell management about a company’s activities. Control reports are only for internal use, and therefore management directs the accounting department to […]

Tips to keep your heavy equipment & machinery always on top condition.

Tips to keep your heavy equipment & machinery always on top condition.

Heavy equipment & machinery is a highly valuable asset for every company who has/use it, these kind of asset requires constant maintenance to keep it in good working order. However, the only problem with these equipments is the cost – it is huge and sometimes makes quite a big hole in the pocket. Therefore, the owners must take a thorough care of the equipments and repair it properly, so that they do not have to get rid of the equipment at once or that they can use and utilize them for a long time.

Here are some […]

Why you need to measure maintenance cost?

Why you need to measure maintenance cost?

Maintenance is one important part of operating your equipment and its a cost of doing business thus required to be reported in the financial statement.

Maintenance costs normally involve many variables; workforce, part replacement & usage, tools rental etc.

the purpose of measuring maintenance cost of each asset is to set a benchmark in comparing with performance, target & different equipment and to take action when the difference is significant.

Several actions you can take based on this measurement are:

Overhaul or replace unit, Rent or Purchase unit
Invest in proven efficient & productive manufacturer brand
Planned purchase of spare part components
Scheduled work order for maintenance
Recruit or […]

5 Tips to improve your heavy equipment lifetime

5 Tips to improve your heavy equipment lifetime

Heavy machinery is an expensive piece of equipment that needs a lot of attention to help them working at an optimum level of performance.

Having a damaged equipment cost a fortune for the company to fix includes the loss of production time which is even a bigger loss.

Here are some tips to help you improve asset lifetime and prevent them from major breakdowns.

1. Know the Limit

Equipment also has work load capacity & stress level, having this information would help you prevent them from getting overworked. The operator’s manual is the best place to start to get the right information about the […]