Find Your Missing Spare Parts Quickly and Easily
Published March 16, 2017
By Ralitsa Peycheva
Find Your Missing Spare Parts Quickly and Easily
Equipment spare parts management can be quite a challenge. Mobility Work eases your spare parts inventory management cycle by storing all related data, eliminating dead stock, minimizing surplus stock, and standardizing the labeling of all spare parts.
Even the best equipment maintenance professionals know that unexpected breakdowns can happen anytime and anywhere despite the most sophisticated maintenance strategies. Realizing that important spare parts are missing at crucial moments has always been one of the most tremendous and unpleasant moments for every plant manager. However, this can happen and Mobility Work has been thought in order to help you out..
Finding, ordering, paying and receiving a missing spare part is a challenging and long process that can slow down the entire production cycle. Mobility Work offers a fast and easy solution, offering all its community members an access to millions of spare parts available online on official catalogues, Amazon, eBay or at 3D printing providers. The team will soon launch an online purchase option and your missing spare parts will be just a click away. Sometimes even closer… the missing spare part may be in your plant, mounted on another piece of equipment and you do not know it! Mobility Work will tell you right away.
The Order and Purchase of Missing Spare Parts Is a Time-Consuming Process
When missing parts are needed immediately and has to be purchased quickly, the following process is followed. A technician needs to provide the purchasing department with the exact characteristics of the missing spare parts. The purchasing department has to check carefully the inquiry before approving it and passing it to the supplier, who again needs some time before confirming the availability of the required spare part and delivering it.
This is obviously a long and fastidious process, which can drastically slow down or even interrupt the production process, thus impacting the productivity and finally the turnover. The spare parts ordering cycle may vary from one factory to another and from one industry to another but in general – the bigger the plant is, the more numerous departments and people involved are and the longer the process lasts.
Order and Purchase Missing Spare Parts Easily With Mobility Work
Mobility Work is connected to millions of spare parts available online on the providers’ official catalogues but also on eBay, Amazon and Alibaba. The CMMS is also connectable to any ERP system (including accounting and billing ones) through APIs. This allows all departments to be informed when a technician has found the missing spare part online and to send immediately their confirmation or any other needed data.
One of the biggest advantages of Mobility Work is its collaborative aspect. The community of professionals, which is growing everyday, can share information, including on missing spare parts, and even borrow them.
Your Benefits from Mobility Work Spare Parts Management
Easy to use, no set up required, no training
Compared to conventional CMMS systems which are usually installed on company’s servers and should be managed by a trained IT service team, Mobility Work uses cloud-computing technologies and does not require any installation or set up. Users are not required to carry out any IT management tasks and can access the software anytime, from any type of smart device.
Improved internal communication
Mobility Work CMMS can be used by different departments and then significantly improves the communication between maintenance, production, purchasing and sales teams. All of them can communicate in real-time. This means no time wasted waiting for approval or control procedures.
Find quickly and easily missing spare parts
Mobility Work provides you with an access to millions of available spare parts from official companies’ or suppliers’ catalogues and online retailers. And why not simply borrow or rent a spare part from a community member while waiting for delivery?
Quick purchasing process
Very soon all Mobility Work members will be able to purchase the selected spare part in one click, directly from mobility-work.com.
Rely on the community
A maintenance professional in need, is a maintenance professional indeed. Every member can share information on spare parts suppliers or spare parts characteristics with professionals all over the world. You can easily find the nearest plant and borrow or rent a spare part.
Improved internal communication and fast spare parts supply are some of the most important preconditions for productivity. Mobility work improves the overall performance of a plant with minimal cost and no special knowledge required.
Mobility Work is a next-gen CMMS, but not only…which is about to revolutionize the equipment maintenance world. Designed and created to guide you on the way to smart maintenance, this software is collaborative, user-friendly, mobile while leveraging all the available and relevant technologies.