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Overcoming Operational Challenges with Connected Work Solutions in Heavy Industry


Heavy industries face a myriad of operational challenges, from safety concerns to maintenance issues, and from quality control to shift handovers. These challenges can significantly impact productivity, efficiency, and profitability. However, with the advent of connected work solutions like FAT FINGER, these challenges can be effectively addressed.

Introducing FAT FINGER

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 revolutionizing the way heavy industries operate.

Addressing Safety Concerns

Safety is a paramount concern in heavy industries. FAT FINGER provides solutions like Take 5 Safety, Near miss reporting, JSA/JHA, Risk Assessment, Incident reporting, and Journey report to ensure safety at all times. These features allow for real-time reporting and assessment of safety risks, thereby preventing accidents and ensuring a safe working environment.

Enhancing Operational Efficiency

Operational efficiency is key to the success of any heavy industry. FAT FINGER offers solutions like Material Inspection, Quality Control, Shift Handover, Facility inspection/Production rounds, Line Changeover, and Field ticket to enhance operational efficiency. These features streamline operations, reduce downtime, and increase productivity.

Improving Maintenance Processes

Maintenance is a critical aspect of heavy industries. With FAT FINGER’s Work Order Checklist, Truck inspection checks, Mobile Asset Inspection, Shutdown/Turnaround form, Preventive maintenance inspection, and Predictive Maintenance, maintenance processes can be significantly improved. These features ensure regular and timely maintenance, thereby reducing equipment breakdowns and increasing operational efficiency.

Case Study: FAT FINGER in Action

A leading heavy industry company implemented FAT FINGER to address its operational challenges. The company was facing issues with safety reporting, operational efficiency, and maintenance processes. With FAT FINGER, the company was able to streamline its operations, improve safety reporting, and enhance its maintenance processes. As a result, the company saw a significant increase in productivity and a reduction in downtime.


Operational challenges in heavy industries can be effectively addressed with connected work solutions like FAT FINGER. With its comprehensive features and solutions, FAT FINGER empowers front-line teams to do their work correctly every time, thereby unlocking operational excellence. Whether it’s safety concerns, operational efficiency, or maintenance processes, FAT FINGER has a solution for it all.

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