July 2020

John Crossan

As Sisyphus well knew, pushing things up mountains is difficult, and the uphill struggle from the reactive to the proactive maintenance world is often a frustrating “three steps forward, two steps...

Don Armstrong, Veleda Services

In a manufacturing organization, operations and maintenance are the closest departments to the manufacturing process and must work together to ensure the best possible overall organization p…

Thomas Brown, Reliability Solutions

There are a variety of failure analysis and problem-solving methods used to analyze equipment and process failures. The different methods are described and compared so maintenance...

William Jacobyansky

There are very strong and pressing reasons for developing detailed maintenance procedures, including their importance to the efficiency and effectiveness of maintenance departments. Discover…

Mark Cox, Advanced Technology Services

While there are many ways the industrial internet of things (IIoT) can make your organization more efficient, these five reasons are driving more companies to implement IIoT-enabled solution…

Jonathan Trout, Noria Corporation

Operational excellence is the process of executing a business strategy more consistently and more reliably than the competition. Read about operational excellence and more.