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Easier Maintenance Planning for Ports with Scheduled Inspections

Easier Maintenance Planning for Ports with Scheduled Inspections

Well planned and documented maintenance operations are not only cost-efficient, but also a requirement in many quality management and safety schemes in the port industry. In this blog, we present a workflow for asset managers to plan and assign regular inspections for assets in GISGRO online platform. Various structures and equipment are needed to perform…

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Categories: Asset Management

3 Key Features of Infrastructure Asset Management Software

3 Key Features of Infrastructure Asset Management Software

Software is a part of  modern asset management, though underused in many operations. There are still paper drawings, excel files and notebooks on many asset managers’ table, because quite often a software is either too expensive or difficult to use. What are the main things to look for in an infrastructure asset management software? 1…

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Categories: Asset Management

ROVs in underwater surveys

ROVs in underwater surveys

ROVs (Remotely Operated Vehicles) have been around for decades, especially in military use. The advancements in technology have enabled and increased the commercial use of the ROVs. Now different underwater and surface vehicles are surveying seabed and underwater assets all over the world. The advancing technology facilitates ROV use for different purposes Both, the surveying…

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Categories: Asset Management, Surveyor

How to Utilize Bathymetric Data in Port Operations?

How to Utilize Bathymetric Data in Port Operations?

Ports are required to support the safe navigation of vessels. To do this they perform regular hydrographic surveys in the port’s areas such as channels or berths. The International Federation of Surveyors have published the Guidelines for Hydrographic Surveys in Ports and Harbors, in which the hydrographic surveying methodology is described in detail. We represent…

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Categories: Surveyor

How to Ease the Adoption of a New Asset Management Platform?

How to Ease the Adoption of a New Asset Management Platform?

Congratulations! You have decided to be a forerunner and to invest in new, groundbreaking technology. You are on a path to more efficient and productive future. Still, change is always challenging to many and especially the changes, which concern your everyday life often create resistance at least in the beginning. Change resistance is a well-studied…

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Categories: Asset Management

5 Tips for a Successful Remote Workday at Home

5 Tips for a Successful Remote Workday at Home

During the past few weeks many of us have found themselves working remotely. Offices have quieted down, and in many families, there is at least one remote worker. In others, the whole family is working from home. Team GISGRO has always been working remotely to some extend – in the field, at home, in planes…

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Categories: Asset Management, Surveyor