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Connected Work Solutions for Environmental Compliance in Industrial Turnarounds


Industrial turnarounds, also known as shutdowns, are critical periods in the lifecycle of industrial facilities. They involve a complete halt of operations for maintenance, inspection, and compliance activities. One of the key aspects of these turnarounds is ensuring environmental compliance, a task that can be complex and challenging. This is where connected work solutions like FAT FINGER come into play.

Understanding the Importance of Environmental Compliance

Environmental compliance is a critical aspect of industrial operations. It involves adhering to environmental laws, regulations, standards, and other requirements such as site permits to operate. Non-compliance can result in hefty fines, legal action, and damage to a company’s reputation.

The Role of FAT FINGER in Industrial Turnarounds

FAT FINGER is a digital workflow procedure builder that empowers front-line teams to do their work correctly every time. It allows you to build checklists, workflows, and digital procedures that unlock operational excellence. With features like Drag & Drop Workflow Builder, Mobile & Desktop Workflows, Dashboards, Integrations, Augmented Reality, Connect IoT Devices, and Artificial Intelligence Coaching, FAT FINGER is a comprehensive solution for managing industrial turnarounds.

How FAT FINGER Facilitates Environmental Compliance

FAT FINGER provides a range of solutions across safety, maintenance, and operations areas that can be leveraged for environmental compliance during industrial turnarounds.

  • Safety: From Take 5 Safety and Near miss reporting to Incident reporting and Journey report, FAT FINGER ensures that all safety aspects are covered.
  • Operations: FAT FINGER aids in Material Inspection, Quality Control, Shift Handover, Facility inspection / Production rounds, Line Changeover, and Field ticketing, ensuring smooth operations.
  • Maintenance: With FAT FINGER, you can manage Work Order Checklists, Truck inspection checks, Mobile Asset Inspection, Shutdown / Turnaround form, Preventive maintenance inspection, and Predictive Maintenance, ensuring that your equipment is in top shape.

Case Study: FAT FINGER in Action

A leading industrial company used FAT FINGER during their turnaround to manage their environmental compliance activities. They used the platform to create digital workflows and checklists for safety, maintenance, and operations. The result was a significant reduction in non-compliance incidents, improved efficiency, and a successful turnaround.


Environmental compliance in industrial turnarounds is a complex task that requires meticulous planning, execution, and monitoring. Connected work solutions like FAT FINGER can simplify this process by providing a platform for creating and managing digital workflows and checklists. With its range of features and solutions across safety, maintenance, and operations, FAT FINGER is a valuable tool for any industrial company looking to streamline their turnaround process and ensure environmental compliance.

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