Nexala - A Trimble Company E2M Engineering Maintenance Management

Nexala E2M

Engineering Maintenance Management

Nexala E2M is an engineering & maintenance management system.

The Nexala E2M system allows your organisation to maintain and manage the cost effectiveness of your assets by improving asset reliability, work utilisation, resource and capacity planning while reducing your organisation’s operating costs.

Nexala E2M is designed specifically for the rail, bus, tram and transport infrastructure sectors to manage and control assets and components, streamline parts and materials.

In addition it manages resource and procurement processes.


The Nexala E2M Workshop and E2M Defect Reporting apps replace error-prone pen and paper workflows with the ability to work on mobile phones or tablet devices saving time, increasing productivity, improving data accuracy, and ultimately saving money.

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July 17, 2018—Trimble announced today that Chennai Metro Rail Ltd. (CMRL), operated by the Tamil Nadu State Government and the Government of India, will implement Trimble® Nexala rail asset management solutions. Deploying the Trimble solutions will enable CMRL to improve its real-time status monitoring and analytics capability by accessing up-to-date fleet status, which can improve overall fleet availability and reliability while reducing costs and improving safety.

Feb. 21, 2018Trimble announced today that Swedish train operator SJ has chosen the Trimble® R2M real-time remote diagnostics system and Trimble C2M component condition monitoring system. 



“Nexala were chosen due to their established record within the UK rail sector. We evaluated a number of systems software providers and chose Nexala due to the breadth of functionality of their systems and the match with our requirements."
Andy Barr
VP Maintenance Delivery, Hitachi


Increased asset availability

Monitor defect history over time against each asset to prevent repeat defects re-occurring and making assets unavailable for service.  Ensure all assets are maintained on-time in accordance with the maintenance schedule

Increased stock availability

Ensure stock availability by monitoring stock usage over time.  Automatically define re-order levels against each part to ensure stock levels meet demand

Reduced & streamlined labour costs

Identify rand reduce repeat defects by identifying the true cause of the defect

Increased successful warranty claims

Every warranty claim raised in Nexala E2M can identify the fitment/receipt date, serial number and complete history ensuring that less warranty claims are contested

Controlled centralised procurement

Centralise procurement by defining central stores to manage stock for satellite stores

Optimised maintenance planning

Plan maintenance to identify opportunities and ensure depot capacities for resources and infrastructure are not exceeded


  • Workshop management & defect reporting
  • Job costing & labour bookings
  • Campaigns & special checks
  • Resource scheduling, training & competency management
  • Maintenance planning across depots, resources and material requirements
  • Asset management, structure definition (Asset Hierarchy)
  • Component swapping & tracking across assets  
  • Exam planning & definition
  • Stock management & procurement
  • Full stock check capability with full component history
  • Supplier & warranty management
  • Tools management
  • Interfaces to finance systems