Top 5 Plant Engineering articles, August 14-20: Predictive maintenance, bearing maintenance, strategic management, and more

Articles about predictive maintenance, bearing maintenance, strategic management, artificial intelligence, and compressed air savings were Plant Engineering's five most clicked articles from last week, August 14-20. Were you out? You can catch up here.
By Sierra Grayson, Production Coordinator, CFE Media August 21, 2017

Plant Engineering’s top 5 most read articles from August 14-20, covered predictive maintenance, bearing maintenance, strategic management, artificial intelligence, and compressed air savings. Link to each article below.Top 5 Plant Engineering articles, August 14-20

1. Beyond the hype: Data will drive predictive maintenance

Merging the virtual world with real plant floor issues is the biggest surrounding Big Data, artificial intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT).

2. Seven tips for proper bearing maintenance

Bearings are important mechanical components that help in maintaining the liner and rotational movements of a machine and it is important they are maintained properly to ensure long operational life.

3. Strategic management: 8 steps to success

Bridging the gap between strategy and asset execution.

4. Artificial intelligence can produce tangible process improvements

Sudip Singh, senior vice president and global business unit head of engineering services at Infosys, discussed the future uses of artificial intelligence (AI) in manufacturing and the state of the digital transformation.

5. A fresh approach to compressed air savings

Take a systematic approach to uncovering and fixing waste.

This list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on www.plantengineering.com, August 14-20, for articles published within the last two months.

Sierra Grayson, production coordinator, CFE Media, sgrayson@cfemedia.com.