It’s all but guaranteed that every boiler, chiller, AHU (air handling unit) or pump is plastered with someone’s sticker. Most HVAC service contractors put some sort of sticker on the equipment that they maintain. You’ll probably find their branding and a phone number. On the rarest of occasion there might actually be some helpful information attached, like a written log … Continue reading
In the past, technology has shaped our business processes with computerized maintenance systems, where the data is collected in the field, usually on paper, and updated after the fact back at the desk. Often, the paperwork didn’t get done. Mobile technology promises to change these processes, to allow you to access and manage the information … Continue reading
BuiltSpace’s integrated, collaborative facilities management solution brings all your building information into one place, in the cloud, available from almost any mobile device or computer. BuiltSpace integrates people and the physical building, using machine readable QR codes to identify spaces and equipment, allowing stakeholders to effectively, and efficiently, work together improve their built environment.
Strategically placed QR codes permanently placed on equipment can simplify asset management, especially when operations and maintenance responsibility for assets are shared by facility staff and multiple service contractors. Weekly visual inspections by the building operator are recorded, using his Smartphone, by scanning the QR tag, which identifies the equipment, date, time and operator. Completing … Continue reading
QR codes provide an opportunity to connect you with your customers in exciting new ways. In our case, we use QR codes to provide location or equipment specific information within buildings. If you don’t like plain codes, try branded QR codes from out friends at MuPrime.
If you are frustrated with redundant, missing, or inaccurate information about your buildings, you probably have too much software, and too many computers. Simplifying operations by integrating or eliminating data silos can reduce data entry, administration costs, software licensing, hardware costs, and help you get the information you need to make better decisions. I’m not … Continue reading
Location specific QR codes connect occupants to building services. Mobile technology can improve occupant engagement and operational efficiency by providing better information about building condition when and where information is needed. Each sign contains a unique QR code which identifies the location of the space where the user is reporting an issue. Want to try … Continue reading