RFID Systems for Timber Tract Operations

Throughout the U.S. and Canada, there are hundreds of professionals that oversee Timber Tract Operations specializing in the sale of standing timber. This type of work involves working long days, having to oversee large quantities of lumber, and being responsible for yearly yields in which there are a number of possible dangers that could result in an insufficient yield.

GAO RFID solutions for Timber Tract Operations will assist these businesses. Our suite of RFID-enabled software help the industry deal with common challenges such as:

  • Ensuring that equipment is kept maintained and fully functional at all times
  • Ensuring that lumber inventory is being properly managed
  • Monitoring work schedules more efficiently, thereby managing time more effectively
  • Organizing data collection more quickly and more effectively than ever before
  • Ensuring that your tree farm has adequate protection that is safe and secure

Our RFID solutions help to automate timber tract operation processes to ensure the efficient operation of your tree farm through being able to manage time more effectively, controlling access to your property, managing inventory, and better managing equipment maintenance.

GAO RFID System Solutions: Timber Tract Operations 

These tree farms cover a wide range of different business uses and are highly valued by those that use them. These vast timber holdings must be kept to the highest quality possible irrelevant of any environmental conditions and with the GAO RFID Timber Tract Operations Services System, it is now possible to ensure this by helping your organization with inventory and equipment management, time handling, and controlling access.

Inventory and Document Management

The GAO RFID Timber Tract Operations Services System will provide a business owner with the infrastructure to be able to check inventory levels of timber and to organize, track, and find documentation as needed. Whether it’s only a few acres or several hundreds, one will be equipped with the technology needed to improve their profitability instantly.

Equipment Management

Ensuring that your heavy machinery and other equipment is properly maintained as well as operational when it needs to be is of utmost importance. The GAO RFID Timber Tract Operations Services System will save money on overhead and be able to warn against equipment breakdown when you least expect it. As a business owner, you will be able to automate a maintenance schedule by using RFID Tags on your equipment, and then monitoring and organizing remotely with features to plan processes, purchase spare parts, and assign maintenance tasks to specific labourers. All maintenance performed is automatically logged, so that you have complete visibility of the maintenance lifecycle of every piece of machinery in your organization.

Time Management Time is always the one thing that any business owner would say that they could use more of – this is no truer than it is in the timber tract industry. When harvesting these tree farms, one is taking a gamble on the weather conditions and the environment, hoping to derive a profit from their helping hand. When they don’t come through, one needs to ensure there’s a plan in place to maintain profitability. The GAO RFID Timber Tract Operations Services System will assist in being able to categorize the importance and urgency of various activities that will assist in production at your facility, from employee efficiency monitoring to workflow process logging; resulting in real data that lets you make decisions that improve your bottom line.

Controlling access One of the largest threats seen in tree farms are intruders coming in to unlawfully take lumber. This results in an immediate loss in inventory and profit. With the GAO RFID Access Control System, a timber tract professional will have unparalleled control over their property with surveillance technologies guarding against all intruders. You will be able to guarantee the safety and security of your trees and equipment with state-of-the-art zone monitoring technology.

Integrating our Solution with your Forestry System

The GAO RFID Timber Tract Operations Services System can be deployed as a standalone solution or can be integrated with other software solutions, according to each customer’s needs.

At the core of our solution is GAO RFID’s AUTO-ID Engine which incorporates middleware and essential RFID functions that perform RFID data collection and information processing. Our AUTO-ID Engine seamlessly integrates with a wide variety of emergency management systems so that you can access the data it collects directly via the system or systems you currently have in place.

Our team of professionals will use our hardware and system integration expertise to integrate the GAO RFID Solution with your IT architecture. The result is an RFID solution that is seamlessly unified with your forestry management system.

Contact us for more information on how our GAO RFID Timber Tract Operations Services System can be adapted to your forestry organization.