[Infographic] Field Balancing in 5 Easy Steps

January 28, 2016

Precision balancing is an essential part of a proactive reliability program as it can eliminate many machine failures and defects. This Infographic outlines an easy and effective way to balance your rotating equipment. Download Infographic

Why is the condition monitoring analyst sitting in the office all the time?

January 26, 2016

Management and co-workers do not always understand why Condition Monitoring (CM) Analysts spend so much time in an office looking at a computer screen. What are they doing? What does that have to do with condition monitoring activities,  equipment repairs and reliability efforts? Why are they not in the field collecting data? Why are they […]

Reliability workflow @BICMagazine

January 19, 2016

As Published by BIC Magazine December 2015 issue A world-class reliability program is not achieved overnight,  yet you must start somewhere. Your first step is to vest your entire human capital in its success. Reliability is a culture,  not a goal, and it flows from the top down. Therefore, executive sponsorship with integrity and enforcement […]

LUDECA launches new microsite

January 12, 2016

In today’s world,  video platform is the way to accomplish effective visual knowledge and a learning mechanism in many organizations. With the use of video, one not only is able to promote products and services but one can also strengthen a culture and demonstrate how-to scenarios easily and quickly. LUDECA believes in communicating visually to help customers educate and train their personnel on […]

What we learned about Reliability from Uptime Awards winners at IMC-2015

January 7, 2016

Every year Uptime Magazine recognizes organizations that demonstrate excellence in managing equipment reliability using advanced strategies and technology to determine potential failures and solutions. Last December during IMC-2015 in Bonita Springs FL, I had the pleasure of attending not only the award ceremony but the presentations by the award-winners. It was fascinating to hear them share […]

12 Ways to find Time for Maintenance in 2016

January 5, 2016

Guest post by Jeff Shiver, Founder of  People and Processes, Inc. As a maintenance planning and scheduling professional, I am often asked how to schedule maintenance activities when production is 24/7 or 24/6. An important question is whether the 24/7 operation is driven in part by a lack of reliability or if the organization is proactive and […]