Tag: 3D Asset Management

Case Study: How Port of Pietarsaari Benefits from Building a Digital Twin in GISGRO Cloud Platform

Case Study: How Port of Pietarsaari Benefits from Building a Digital Twin in GISGRO Cloud Platform

Port of Pietarsaari is a seaport on the western coast of Finland. The port handles about 1,4 million tonnage of freight annually, serving for example timber and paper industries’ needs. The port is using GISGRO platform as a tool in digitizing the port’s infrastructure. We got a chance to interview Johanna Heinoja, Technical Manager of…

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Creating a Virtual Version of Your Port’s Physical Assets with 360° Pictures

Creating a Virtual Version of Your Port’s Physical Assets with 360° Pictures

A digital representation of port’s assets comes in handy, especially if you are working remotely or need to cover wide areas in a short amount of time. Quick check on the location or condition of a certain asset, a virtual tour of the storage facilities to a potential client -the use cases of a digital…

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Categories: Asset Management

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

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

Three Elements of an Easy-to-use Online GIS Platform for Ports

Three Elements of an Easy-to-use Online GIS Platform for Ports

Various GIS tools are in everyday use in ports and harbors. Typically, the information such as asset data, maps of the harbor, 3D models, and much more are in different databases and software. Most of the traditional GIS software are quite tricky to use, so you must get a comprehensive training to work with them….

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Categories: Asset Management