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Bringing Control Operations Centers to Their Fullest Potential

Bringing Control Operations Centers to Their Fullest Potential Originally Published at Evansonline.com Written by Jurgen Preiss, Evans Consoles Control room “operation center” supervisors, managers, and directors are always looking for different ways to run their operation centers at its fullest potential. Top 3 of the targets generally tend to be cost reduction, increase in quality, and time reduction to meet goals. Leadership teams consistently have these objectives top of mind when running their day-to-day operations and when designing or retrofitting their control rooms with new consoles and equipment. There are 3 umbrella directions in which leadership can take to meet [...]

By |May 7th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Bringing Control Operations Centers to Their Fullest Potential

Console vs. Office Furniture, part 2

Console vs. Office Furniture, part 2 Originally published at evansonline.com Written by Jeff Fairholm, Regional Sales Manager, Evans Consoles continues his discussion on the difference between the two and why it is important to invest properly in your mission-critical environments furniture. Did you miss Part one? Read it here. Complete Room Design Process Over the years, office furniture environments have improved, but they still fall short of what is required when it comes to a control room. The high demanding 24/7 environments and critical nature of an operator’s job require various components which are often overlooked when designing a control [...]

By |April 19th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Console vs. Office Furniture, part 2

5 Tips to Keep your Control Room Work Surface Clean and Organized for Productivity

5 Tips to Keep your Control Room Work Surface Clean and Organized for Productivity Originally published at evansonline.com Written by Janine Crowe, Evans Consoles Do you have a cluttered work surface? We are all guilty of letting our work surface accumulate ‘things’ that aren’t necessarily an ‘essential’ to our everyday productivity. Control Rooms are a bustling environment. We get it, amidst your busy day keeping your work surface clean and organized is hard and far from a priority. Especially if you have left it for so long, it’s easier to make excuses to avoid cleaning it – but there is [...]

By |March 25th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on 5 Tips to Keep your Control Room Work Surface Clean and Organized for Productivity

Consoles vs. Office Furniture

Consoles vs. Office Furniture Originally published at evansonline.com Written by Jeff Fairholm, Regional Sales Manager, Evans Consoles When it comes to consoles and office furniture, the number one question asked: Is there really a difference between office furniture and consoles? Yes, there is a significant difference between the two. The difference is in the durability, functionality, and longevity. In part one of a two-part series, industry expert Jeff Fairholm, Regional Sales Manager, EVANS discusses the difference between the two and why it is important to invest properly in your mission-critical environments furniture. Purpose Built Consoles are a purpose-built product. They [...]

By |March 11th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Consoles vs. Office Furniture

The Secret to Making Your New Control Room Console the Showpiece of Your Organization

If you want to create a beautiful, ergonomic control room console that eliminates clutter and operator inefficiency, then this will be the most important article you will read today. Let's face it, your old, worn out console furniture in your plant's control room is ugly, inefficient and costing you money in lost productivity. The outdated design, built years ago for a very different purpose has become an awkward work environment. Cluttered desktops storing monitors, computers and other hardware that simply do not fit well result in too much wasted space and inefficient use of the work surface. What's more, visible [...]

By |February 25th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Secret to Making Your New Control Room Console the Showpiece of Your Organization

Response – The Ultimate Solution for the 24/7 Command/Control Room

The ultimate solution for the 24/7 command and control room operation, the Response™ console provides a unique ergonomic approach for this demanding environment. The Evans Response™ Sit-Stand approach to solving the ergonomic challenges of the control room is simple: allow the environment to respond to the needs of the user. By combining electrically actuated sit-stand functionality with the dynamic variability of the optional Unity Monitor Arm™, Evans gives the end user complete command of their work environment at the touch of a button! With a tough modular and space age structural polymer frame, the Response console is made for the [...]

By |November 23rd, 2015|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Response – The Ultimate Solution for the 24/7 Command/Control Room