Preparing for Plant Shutdown
Due to limited time and tight schedules, major outages require many resources and are often stressful processes. While many companies focus on reactive maintenance because of a culture built decades ago, a small perspective change toward a proactive approach can provide enormous value to equipment reliability and uptime.
- Ed Duda
Technology Based Crane Monitoring and Diagnostics
Overhead cranes are often a single source cause of downtime in any manufacturing facility, especially when discussing those performing services in a steel mill’s melt shop. Often, these assets do not have redundancy that would allow for one to be taken....
- Stephen Bailey
- IVC Technologies
Cracking the ISO Code to Lubricant Cleanliness
So what does it really mean to increase lubricant cleanliness? We read various articles and textbooks that talk about how increasing the cleanliness of an in-service oil will increase the life of a component and the lubricant, but how do we make that happen...
- Mark Barnes
CBM Implementation at Weetabix
CBM CONFERENCE presenter Keith Smith reflects on his experience in the industry and revolutionizing CBM implementation for Weetabix, the UK's #1 Cereal Brand...
- Keith Smith
- 53 North Group
Bearing Vibration – Techniques for Monitoring and Analysis
We will explain vibration sensor basics, measurement settings for bearing analysis, trended overall readings RMS, 0-P, and Crest Factor. And we will briefly cover signal analysis time wave form, frequency spectrum and envelop...
- Sven Fleischer
- Easy-Laser AB
Editorial Board Spotlight – K.N.V “Subbu” Subrahmanyam
In this interview, we speak with Subbu about his start in the lubricant analysis field, and get his point of view about key tools and changes in the reliability, lubrication, and wireless vibration analysis industries…
- KNV Subrahmanyam
- Single Peak Lube Technologies
Give Yourself a “Thermal Lobotomy”
Thermal Lobotomy: The virtual act of severing the concept of reflection from that of emission in order to prevent thermographers from suffering destructive and repetitive inspection methodology...
- Jim Fritz
- The Snell Group
Editorial Board Spotlight – Tim De Block
In this interview, Tim De Block shares how he got started in the vibration field, along with the possibilities for growth with PDM and what the future looks like for the condition monitoring industry…
- Tim De Block
- Fyraco Solutions
Alignment Fundamentals – Get Your Ducks In A Row
This webinar will discuss the alignment process from the view of an alignment technician, combining 10 years of experience with utilizing various alignment tools, methods & techniques...
- Louis Peacock