Australasia’s largest wind generation company, Meridian Energy, needed to introduce a visitor and contractor management system to maintain the safety and well-being of employees, visitors and contractors alike on their wind farm sites.
It’s not as simple as throwing a hi-viz vest at them and saying ‘watch out for trucks’ and ‘please don’t touch the 111m high, 40m long, 10 tonne rotating blades – it’ll hurt’
Hamish Scott, Project Manager (Wind) at Meridian on site
Meridian were looking for a capable Contractor and Employee management system, to help them manage the safety and well-being of employees, visitors, and contractors at their wind farm sites and offices.
They needed a product to assist their Security team with compliance and induction. It had to be accessible at their semi-remote wind farm locations with the versitility to handle multiple logins quickly. Most importantly it needed to be easy to use.
Meridian specifically needed a visitor management system that would enable them to:
Meridian Energy is a leading developer of renewable electricity retailing to customers throughout New Zealand and Australia.
They are the largest electricity generator in New Zealand and the most significant contributor working to towards the NZ Government’s 2025 target of 90% renewable generation.
Meridian has developed ten wind farms in Australasia, and also operates the world’s first wind farm at Ross Island, Antarctica.
Meridian employs approximately 800 full-time employees (‘FTE’), with headquarters in New Zealand and offices in Australia.
Ensuring the health and safety of people in our care cannot be compromised.
WhosOnLocation is a cloud service that brings visitor, contractor, and employee presence management into a single solution.
Using WhosOnLocation Meridian were able to meet their obligations to protect the well-being of contractors, employees, and visitors to their sites.
Meridian’s security teams can now:
Meridian scans hundreds of employees and contractors into and out of sites quickly. WhosOnLocation makes it easy.
24/7 support is available from your friendly customer care team. Better yet, this is included in your annual license with no extra online service fees.
You get access to all features and Add-ons. No credit card required. Post trial all of your customizations, data, and actions remain intact if you continue on to License.
As a cloud-based solution there is no software to download. Simply log on from any browser; allowing you to deploy and manage multiple locations, anywhere in the world.