“When the yellow iron runs, we make money” is a known adage in heavy civil construction, but complex equipment maintenance, uptime and utilization challenges are a constant threat to profitability.
Three leading contractors will share strategies and technologies they have adopted to tackle these challenges in an upcoming webcast sponsored by B2W and ENR magazine on Tuesday, October 22 from 2:00-3:00 PM EST. Please click here to register to view the webinar live or on demand.
John Casella II (Casella Construction), Dan Corbett (Lancaster Development) and Matt Cummings (Banks Construction) will discuss their efforts to cut costs and downtime through a more automated, proactive approach to preventive maintenance. These experts, from companies utilizing B2W Maintain, will also cover how they link maintenance, construction scheduling/dispatching and field management workflows to optimize how they deploy, track, move and maintain their fleets.
Herb Brownett, a consultant and former construction industry CFO, who is actively involved with the Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA), will moderate the webcast.
Key takeaways from the B2W/ENR webinar will include how to:
- More accurately assess the impact of equipment downtime on profitability
- Take equipment uptime rates from the industry average of 60-80% to 95% or better
- Automate preventive maintenance, and the clear ROI argument for doing it
- Connect operational workflows to drive more profitable equipment maintenance and scheduling