Maintenance Strategy
Root cause logic tree. Courtesy: Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE)
Maintenance Strategy April 17, 2019

Why things break: Just the facts

A root cause failure analysis takes the guesswork out of downtime

By Mary Beckman
Maintenance Strategy April 16, 2019

Bumper crop

Flex-N-Gate looks to grow its business and help Detroit’s rebounding manufacturing base.

By Bob Vavra
Once the asset lifecycle is evaluated, as part of this life cycle, the Asset Maintenance strategy can be formulated. Courtesy: L&T Technology Services
Maintenance Strategy April 12, 2019

Asset Conditioning Monitoring: Best Practices to Maximize Benefits: Your questions answered

Webcast presenter Shreeram Shanbhag answered additional questions about topics such as digital twins, asset maintenance strategy tips, data storage, and more.

By Shreeram Shanbhag
A partner who can offer a turnkey solution can make it much easier to see any energy project through implementation. Courtesy: Motion Industries
Maintenance Strategy April 12, 2019

Hurdle the barriers to energy project savings

Having a good partner can overcome financing, confidence issues.

By Robert Kelley
Maintenance Strategy April 8, 2019

Industrie 4.0 challenges, and its potential

Meet the cultural changes head-on to derive benefits.

By Andrew Cannon
Sweden, the 2019 Hannover Messe Partner Country, put on a cool and innovative cultural display during the Opening Ceremonies March 31. Courtesy: Hannover Messe
Maintenance Strategy April 1, 2019

Hannover Messe 2019, Day 1: Innovation challenged by human concerns

Supply chain leaders won’t link with digitalization; AI has human workers nervous.

By Bob Vavra
Courtesy: CFE Media, ATS
Maintenance Strategy April 1, 2019

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles March 25-31

Articles about maintenance survey findings, NGV trucking, IEEE 1584-2018 changes, workplace fatalities, and AI-based maintenance were Plant Engineering’s five most clicked articles from March 25-31. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra
Sal Spada of ARC Advisory Group will be among the presenters at the Digital Transformation Executive Conference and the 2019 GAMS conference sponsored by CFE Media as part of the Digital Industry USA event in Louisville September 10-12. Courtesy: Katie Spain, CFE Media
Maintenance Strategy March 25, 2019

Hannover Fairs USA will launch Digital Industry conference in September

CFE Media to present GAMS event at event’s executive conference.

By Bob Vavra
Courtesy: CFE Media, ATS
Maintenance Strategy March 25, 2019

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles March 18-24

Articles about maintenance strategies, IEEE 1584-2018, maintenance survey findings, AI-based maintenance, and machine learning and maintenance were Plant Engineering’s five most clicked articles from March 18-24. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Chris Vavra
Courtesy: CFE Media
Maintenance Strategy March 21, 2019

Steps to take for a successful integration project

A successful system integration project should have clear goals and solve problems that will benefit companies in the short- and long-term, but not every project applies. See tips for when integration does and doesn’t make sense for a project.

By Tyler Whitaker