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Inventory February 1, 2000

A little spin

Every year, we commit a substantial amount of editorial space to coverage of the National Plant Engineering & Management Show and Conference. There are a number of reasons why we do this. But at the top of the list is our commitment to you, our readers.

By Richard L. Dunn
Inventory December 1, 1999

Beyond Y2K

With practically everyone else making their predictions for the turn of the century, the temptation is too great to resist. So, at the risk of going out on a limb, here are some thoughts.... - In general, the Y2K thing will be a big yawn.

By Richard L. Dunn
Inventory November 1, 1999

Software connects buyers with suppliers via internet

iProcure software connects customers with MRO parts suppliers via the internet. Using the software, customers can search, select, and purchase industrial parts.

By Staff
Inventory September 1, 1999

Fuel management partnerships can save time and money

Outsourcing is creating a stir in today's industrial manufacturing sector. Recently, there has been a trend to outsource onsite energy management functions, among them fuel management.

By Phillip T. Eastman, Jr.
Inventory March 1, 1999

Electronic MRO

e-MRO extends purchasing capabilities to the internet. The program allows searching for maintenance, repair, and operations parts via a web-based engine that returns item, price, and availability details.Datastream Systems, Inc.www.dstm.

By Staff
Inventory March 1, 1999

Foretelling your plant’s Y2K future: Who they gonna call? Maintenance, of course

The end of the first millennium found many Europeans predicting the end of the world. Surely a thousand years was enough. The Second Coming would coincide with the advance of the calendar into 1000 A.D.

By Tom Singer
Inventory January 1, 1999

Are you using all the features of your CMMS? Following this 7-step plan can help uncover new benefits

It never ceases to amaze me how most maintenance departments underutilize their CMMS packages. I realize that this statement may seem a bit unfair at first.

By Tom Singer
Inventory November 1, 1998

System Provides Real-Time Communication

PAC Commander field-force management package provides real-time communication between supervisors and field workers.

By Staff
Inventory November 1, 1998

Work Order Wizards, Bar Coding Among CMMS Features

SamTrak Version 6, the Service and Maintenance Tracking Solution, is a powerful and flexible CMMS that provides the tools needed to gain and maintain control, reduce costs, and improve service levels.

By Staff
Inventory October 1, 1998

Plant maintenance

Enterprise-Class Management for Plant Maintenance -- From Day #1 is a two-day seminar that focuses on how to keep your plant up and running. The seminar covers various aspects of CMMS, Reliability-Centered Maintenance, and MRO Supply Chain Systems.

By Staff