Editor's Note: This post was originally published in January 2015 and has been updated for freshness, accuracy, and comprehensiveness.
Even if your company’s time and energy are divided between numerous operational needs in numerous locations, the maintenance of your rental equipment is crucial for overall efficiency and productivity. It can be a daunting task, yes, but a necessary one, because rental equipment is such an important money-making venture for your business.
There is a myriad of reasons you might choose to use rental equipment:
The Benefits of Rental Equipment
Studies show that employees are only about 50% productive during a typical 8-hour workday. Rental equipment, however, offers a higher productivity level. Why? Because the human element is gone – rental equipment is always on time, it doesn’t have the capacity to “slack off,” and can be quickly repaired in the event of malfunctions.
In addition to offering a higher level of productivity, rental equipment also cuts down on key costs. How? Because renting – versus purchasing – equipment relieves you of the responsibility and expense of maintaining, repairing, and storing the equipment. This frees up capital and allows you to allocate funds to higher-need business areas.
The efficient and effective use of your rental equipment is vital to your success, and you need to be constantly monitoring whether or not yours is getting the job done.
The Benefits of Service Manager for Productivity
Our software application, Service Manager, offers an in-depth analysis of your rental equipment’s productivity and manages your rental resources and services to promote growth and profitability.
Analyzing processes reduces both discrepancies and duplication in regards to your rental equipment information, which saves time, money, and other resources. You can now manage your time and equipment more effectively, giving you more time for customer service and, ultimately, a better bottom line.
With Service Manager, you can access your data in your office on your desktop as well on the road on tablets and with other mobile technology. Technological advances like these make your employees and, by extension, your business, more efficient.
The bottom line is that the companies that use their rental equipment the most productively see the greatest profit gains.
Contact Asyma Solutions for more information about Service Manager and using your rental equipment productively.