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Why Work Order Software is Critical to Optimizing Your Preventive Maintenance to Corrective Maintenance Ratio

Written by Ryan Noble

January 31, 2014 at 9:47 AM

Are you a facility manager that is constantly trying to put out maintenance fires or inversely, doing so many unneeded preventive maintenance procedures that you can’t find time to do corrective actions?

You might have found yourself stuck in an inefficient preventive maintenance (PM) to corrective maintenance (CM) ratio.  While both are natural functions of any activity, most facilities are either doing too much or too little planned maintenance work.  Here is where work order software can help. 

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Topics: Preventive Maintenance, Work Order Software, Increase Efficiency

Que Centre Version 2.0.78 Release Notes

Written by Ryan Noble

January 17, 2014 at 4:05 PM

The newest version of the Que Centre platform is finished and slated for release Saturday, January 18th.  If you experience any issues with your software instance after the release, please email our support team at

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Topics: Software Updates

How Preventive Maintenance Of Airport Escalators, Elevators And Moving Walkways Can Mitigate Risk

Written by Ryan Noble

January 8, 2014 at 4:17 PM

You wouldn’t think injuries due to escalators, elevators or moving walkways would be all too common, but if your airport has at least five or more mechanical transports you are likely to experience at least one passenger injury per year according to a paper written by Cameron Nicolson for the Calgary Airport Authority. 

The majority of these injuries are due to human error while only a small percentage are due to mechanical failure.  This does not mean your maintenance organization is free from expensive litigation however.  

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Topics: Preventive Maintenance, Aviation Industry/Airports