Over the years of speaking with Public Works Directors and staff, we have heard the challenges some of the smaller municipalities have with infrastructure assets in their GIS software. This article will describe some of these common problems, practical ideas for improvement and the expected benefits from addressing these problems. Common Problems with Accessing GIS Software: Municipalities will often store their asset data in a GIS system, or Geographic Information System. This can be a powerful tool for organizing and [...]
Municipalities are working hard to minimize residents' exposure to the COVID19 virus. Sanitizing has now been added to their list of daily tasks. BTW: New York City has provided a concise document (COVID-19: General Guidance for Cleaning and Disinfecting for Non-Health Care Settings) that gives some really good guidance for sanitizing. This task of sanitizing often falls on Public Works staff to complete. Not only does this increase their work load, but there is the [...]
Many Public Works and Utilities staff we have spoken with during this COVID19 crisis are staggering work days and only performing critical maintenance. Those with manual, paper processes for tracking Work Orders (including sticky notes and white boards) have resulted to emailing Work Orders to staff members. While this provides initial notification of work to be done, emails can quickly stack up and get lost in an inbox. Recommendations for Work Order Management at Home: [...]
ShareNet 3.2 is released! This update includes an amazing new Interactive Dashboard along with new GIS/Map Layer capabilities. Read about the Dashboard announcement Press Release - Novo Solutions Announces ShareNet 3.2.
Novo Solutions will be exhibiting at the 2019 International City Managers Association Conference in Nashville, TN. Look for us at booth 856.
Novo Solutions will be exhibiting at the national 2019 Public Works Expo - PWX Conference in Seattle Washington, September 8 - 11. Please stop by our booth 2243 to introduce yourself and learn about how our ShareNet Municipal software can help you optimize your Public Works Operations.
ShareNet 3.10.01 is released! This update includes performance enhancements, new mapping/GIS capability and some improved user interfaces.
Novo Solutions will be exhibiting at the 2019 Florida City and County Managers Conference in Orlando, FL. Look for us at booth 300 to learn how our ShareNet Municipal software can be used in various city and county departments to help you track, share and report on information in more productive ways.
Novo Solutions will be exhibiting at the 2019 Florida Public Works Expo in Daytona Beach, FL. Look for us at booth 135. CEO, Rich Hunter, will also be attending the American Disabilities Act work shop in Lakeland, FL.
Novo Solutions CEO, Rich Hunter, will be participating in the 2019 FCCMA Winter Institute. The topic is on Building High Performance Organizations.