Dan Miklovic, LNS Research

Articles

Maintenance Strategy March 16, 2015

Four reasons why regulated industries need to invest in APM

The reasons regulated industries need to pursue APM excellence may vary, but they share several key drivers: regulatory compliance and reporting, quality and track and trace accountability, and process consistency & reliability.

By Dan Miklovic, LNS Research
Predictive and Preventive Maintenance January 21, 2015

3 ways to build top-level APM commitments

Like all other BPI initiatives, asset performance management (APM) relies on top leadership to establish the culture where the BPI projects can thrive and be successful. With APM there are numerous ways leaders can have either a positive or negative impact on the success.

By Dan Miklovic, LNS Research
Predictive and Preventive Maintenance December 9, 2014

Is it possible to over-automate processes in APM?

In the article I explore the possibility of over-automating the APM process and the cause for it.

By Dan Miklovic, LNS Research
Maintenance Strategy October 20, 2014

Pick the right RCM metrics for the right process

Choosing the right metrics isn’t always a cut and dried matter. As we look at RCM metrics, I am going to add another dimension to the metrics decision—that of process.

By Dan Miklovic, LNS Research
Predictive and Preventive Maintenance October 14, 2014

Plant managers need financial, operational data

Plant floor workers need to understand the financial implications of their decisions so they can prevent the problem from ever occurring.

By Dan Miklovic, LNS Research