Chemical Plant Receives, Picks, and Issues Materials 30% Faster with Jovix

Project at a glance: $900 million chemical plant in Louisiana

 

Jobsite Challenges

360,666

LINEAR FEET OF PIPE

Enough to stretch across more than 1,200 football fields

910

CONCRETE PILES

Roughly the same weight as 1,240 full-grown elephants

1,503,295

LINEAR FEET OF CABLES

Enough to extend from Baton Rouge, LA to Houston, TX

611

PCS. OF EQUIPMENT

Anything from pumps, compressors to vessels and columns

4,704

TONS OF STEEL

The equivalent of more than 9,400 telephone poles, 15,666 vending machines, or 47,000 manhole covers

18,748

CUBIC YARDS OF CONCRETE

Stacked one on top of another would reach about 10.6 miles into the sky

40,481

LINEAR FEET OF CABLE TRAYS

Placed end-to-end, the same length as 246 Olympic-sized swimming pools

22,987

PIPE SPOOLS

These tie each pipe together. Their units couldn’t run without them.

Deployment

BARCODES

Barcoding of all materials

GPS

Capture of GPS location for all outside materials; Named Locations for indoor materials

MOBILE

Receiving, Picking, and Issuing on mobile devices

INSPECTIONS

Inspections and Preservation and Maintenance on mobile devices

INTEGRATION

Data integration with construction planning (ConstructSIM) and contractor ERP systems

TIME ON TOOLS

 

59% OSBL
63% ISBL

 

The Industry Standard?

34%

Measurable Savings

  • Overall 30% reduction in time required to perform receiving, picking, and issuing of material
  • Contributed to 59% OSBL and 63% ISBL time on tools vs. industry standard of 34%

Additional Benefits

  • Removed the need for double-handling of data
  • No more receiving in the field via clipboard and data entry into the materials management system by a second person
  • Less errors means less lost materials and reduced reordering
  • “1 Click” for material pick for installation work packages
  • Enabled project to maintain laydown staffing budget despite growing from 1 to 3 laydown yards
  • Full visibility for frequency and success rate of preventative maintenance inspections
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