Facility Self-Assessment Programs Help Standardize Data Collection Process
BOSTON—October 28, 2013—VFA, Inc., the leading provider of end-to-end solutions for facilities capital planning and asset management, today announced it is featuring its facility self-assessment solution, VFA.auditor®, at the Midwest Region APPA (MAPPA) Annual Conference taking place October 27-31, 2013, in Grand Rapids, Michigan. VFA is exhibiting in Booth 20.
VFA helps higher educational institutions, from state university systems to private colleges, as well as public schools systems, to maximize their current investment in facilities and infrastructure while effectively planning for future needs. Universities, colleges and public schools need to demonstrate the need for funding and create capital budgets based on accurate, objective data. VFA.auditor offers facility managers an efficient and cost-effective way to gather reliable facility condition data across campus facilities and prioritize identified issues.
Combining the power of mobile technologies, including the iPad® and Android™ tablet, with the company’s extensive facilities assessment experience, VFA.auditor enables schools to utilize in-house resources to quickly and cost-effectively conduct assessments. VFA.auditor provides users with an extensive collection of intelligent surveys to rapidly and consistently collect data about the condition of facilities and major building systems. Integration with VFA.facility® capital planning and management software lets schools take advantage of robust prioritization, business intelligence and what-if scenario tools to develop a defensible capital plan.
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