Penny Lane Builders recognised that more control was needed over the flow of work, mainly the need to reduce excessive paperwork and the potential to miss invoicing and the lack of centralised information for administration and management. By using Joblogic and Joblogic Mobile all this has been achieved, plus the job cycle is more efficient through improved communication between the office and engineers in the field, costs have been reduced and their clients benefit from high levels of service.
Penny Lane Builders are a family owned building and maintenance contractor based in Liverpool. It is responsible for reactive repair maintenance and refurbishment projects within social housing organisations.
The company implemented Joblogic and achieved an improvement in efficiency and more visibility and control over the flow of work and the back
The company grew significantly following the use of Joblogic, with long term contracts being secured with clients such as the Plus Dane Group and South Liverpool Housing Trust. Penny Lane Builders now employ over one hundred mobile operatives and services thousands of homes in the Merseyside area.
The outlook for Penny Lane Builders is bright during a period of uncertainty for the global economy and they can now complete more jobs each day without increasing their cost base.
“By investing in cost saving technology we can provide our clients with high levels of service whilst retaining the ability to maximise our time both in the office and in the field.”