History of PCs on Workshop Floor and Time Tracking Software in NZ – Nov 2008

History of PCs on Workshop Floor and Time Tracking Software in NZ – Nov 2008

Time Tracking Being Used in New Zealand

“As soon as PCs were developed some 30 years ago progressive engineering firms in the US and Europe used PCs on their factory floors to track “Live” their jobs, staff, and productivity…

The New Zealand aluminium window and door manufacturing industry has followed the US and European engineers by implementing PCs on the factory floor and time tracking software to increase productivity…

Phoenix Aluminium, one of several of New Zealand’s largest and most progressive window manufacturers, have been using PCs on the factory floor and time tracking software for 10 years and they have increased their productivity by 130%…

Other manufacturing industries that use PCs on the factory floor and time tracking software extensively include: kitchen manufacturing, shop fitting, timber joinery, aluminium windows, timber windows, boat building, contract fibreglass manufacturing, and standard and custom furniture manufacturing…

Sean O’Sullivan, Founding Director Empower Software, B Com (Hons) Otago University