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The Role of Inspectors and Stamp Usage

In the MRO industry, the role of inspectors is crucial. They are responsible for ensuring that all maintenance and repair work meets the highest standards of quality and safety. One of the ways this is achieved is through the use of inspection stamps. These stamps are used to signify various functions of Quality Assurance.

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Enhancing Safety and Communication

PAMC Software, an enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution tailored for Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO) businesses in the aviation industry, understands the critical importance of safety and efficient communication. Born out of the stringent requirements of this sector, PAMC aims to meet the highest standards while providing comprehensive management tools.

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Strategic Material Planning in MRO Businesses: Maximizing Efficiency and Profitability

In the dynamic world of aircraft maintenance, meticulous planning and efficient material procurement play a pivotal role in ensuring successful project execution. Whether it’s routine maintenance, major repairs, or overhauls, the right approach to purchasing materials can significantly impact both operational effectiveness and financial outcomes.

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Efficiency Matters: Tracking Direct and Indirect Labour in MRO Projects

In the Maintenance, Repair, and Operations (MRO) industry, understanding the distinction between direct and indirect labour is crucial. Direct labour includes all the hard-working individuals directly involved in the production process. Think of the skilled technicians turning wrenches, inspecting aircraft components, or repairing machinery. These are the hours directly charged to the customer. Accurate tracking ensures you bill for the actual work performed, maintaining transparency and customer trust. Indirect labour encompasses support and supervisory roles that keep the wheels turning behind the scenes. This includes administrative staff, janitors, maintenance crews, and management. Indirect labour may not be directly billed to customers, but it’s an essential expense. These roles ensure smooth operations, safety compliance, and overall project success. PAMC is able to track all labour and ensure the distinction between direct and indire ...

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Maximizing MRO Inventory Efficiency: A Proactive Approach

In the MRO industry, effective inventory management is not just about having parts on hand; it’s about ensuring they’re used before reaching their shelf life. Did you know that typically, around 10% of the MRO inventory has a predetermined shelf life? It’s crucial that these parts and materials are consumed in a timely manner to maintain operational integrity and cost-effectiveness. When it comes to inventory management, PAMC is ideal, even better when it comes to optimizing products with limited shelf life. It can be quickly determined that it will expire at the end of the month, and automatic reports make sure that nothing will go past its expiration date. Contact us for more details.

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Profits and expenses

Each project you manage will ultimately yield a gross profit, which is the product of numerous factors working together. To better evaluate the rates you should apply, you have to ensure that you have a precise view of all your expenses. Labour, subcontractors, materials, and fixed expenses are the four main actors against the success of your business. If you are not managing them correctly, they can become "The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse". Transform them into "The Four Horsemen of Success" by using PAMC as your #ERP solution. Contact us for a demo.