Resource Planning Tool
Matches competencies to the right projects
Core benefits of using the Orbit Resource Planning tool
With the Orbit Resource Planning tool, you can gather all your necessary data in one functional and clear tool. This solution ensures that you always have a clear overview of your resources and that any overstretched teams or employees are relieved. At the same time, you will be equipped to be able to read the markets development and constantly be at the forefront of the most urgent tasks.
Avoid overbooked Work Centers ore competencies
Overbooked employees or lack of competencies in a project can have serious consequences for the company – both financially and operationally. With Orbit Resource Planning tool you can always be at the forefront and consider early on whether you should hire new employees or whether you are best served by upgrading your current employees skills.
Get an idea of the case - clear visualisation of your booked resources
Resource planning can be a time-consuming task that causes administrative hassle in everyday life. With Orbits Resource Planning tool, you can save both time and labour, as the tool always gives you an updated and clear visualisation of your resources. That way, you always have a well-informed basis for being able to assess whether there is a profit to invest in new projects, or what consequences previously exceeded deadlines will have for your available resources in the future.
Forecast projects fast & accurate
In a sales situation, it can be crucial to be able to give a realistic answer to when a project can be initiated. For this, you can use our simple “drag-and-drop” board that makes it easy to obtain an overview of when you realistically have the necessary resources available to kickstart the next extensive project.
The 90-second forecast
SKAN uses Orbit as an operational tool. It enables the company’s director of business unit to create fast and accurate forecasts for production to the sales team.
"The 2 factors that were most critical in the end were the more modern design style combined with great features already fitting most of our needs." - Raphael Fischer, Application Engineer at SKAN AG
Reduce incorrectly booked resources
– and avoid wasted time and delays
Incorrectly booked resources typically hinder the overall efficiency of the work performed and can affect other areas of the project. They will eventually cost you unnecessary wasted time and money.
However, it can be difficult to remember all your colleagues core competencies, certifications, and booked calendars.
With direct integration with the Orbit profile tool, you can search for specific competencies and people. Also you can form an overview of the availability of resources. That way, you can effectively avoid erroneous bookings and reducing unpleasant surprises such as missing or expired certifications and expensive project delays.
Use the data you already have
Our Resource Planning tool is fully integrable with the most business platforms. This means that you can fully optimise and simplify your resource prioritisation. You also get the ideal conditions to be able to run punctual projects more easily and efficiently.
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