Maintenance Strategy

Maintenance Strategy July 29, 2013

To record or not to record: That is the question

Conventional wisdom tells us any activity that falls under the asset maintenance umbrella should be captured in CMMS.

By Paul Lachance
Maintenance Strategy July 26, 2013

Plant Engineering Energy Study: Less than half of manufacturers conduct energy audits

According to a energy survey by Plant Engineering, only 47% of facilities conduct an annual energy audit

By Plant Engineering
How well your outsourcer blends into your culture is also important to their success for themselves as well as for your company. Courtesy: ATS
Maintenance Strategy July 26, 2013

Outsourcing maintenance: 10 questions to ask your provider

Companies looking to outsource technical skills should consider these guidelines when the need arises

By Don Johnson, Advanced Technology Services
Officials from CertainTeed Roofing and the state of Missouri break ground on a new $100 million manufacturing and distribution center in Jonesburg, Mo. Courtesy: State of Missouri
Maintenance Strategy July 26, 2013

CertainTeed joins Ford, GM in Missouri’s manufacturing surge

Company’s $100 million plant latest in line of new projects for Show-Me State

By Bob Vavra, Content Manager, CFE Media
Maintenance Strategy July 24, 2013

Automation service strategy: 5 things to consider

5 tips for developing and documenting a life cycle services strategy

By Andrew Kovach, ABB
Maintenance Strategy July 23, 2013

Reap the benefits of CMMS with your ERP system

CMMS is essential when running enterprise resource planning (ERP) for a company's operations because it controls quality and operating costs

By Paul Lachance
Maintenance Strategy July 15, 2013

Valve Manufacturers Association marks 75th anniversary

Research and celebration to mark VMA anniversary events

Maintenance Strategy July 15, 2013

AME Lean Summit conference registration open

Registration is open for AME's Lean Summit in Atlanta, which is focused on the theme of leadership for the August 2013 conference

The OPK-441 Leak Detection Kit uses an LED leak detection flashlight to find oil-based fluid systems, compressors, engines, gearboxes and fuel systems. Courtesy: Spectronics
Maintenance Strategy July 9, 2013

Leak detection kit

The OPK-441 Leak Detection Kit uses an LED leak detection flashlight to find oil-based fluid systems, compressors, engines, gearboxes and fuel systems

SP Oil/Water Separator Filtration Units are designed for molecular filtration and other potential contaminants. Courtesy: Sullair
Maintenance Strategy July 3, 2013

Oil/water filtration units

SP Oil/Water Separator Filtration Units are designed for molecular filtration and other potential contaminants