Posted On: 08/05/2009
The author of the Maintenance Planning and Scheduling Handbook joins People and Processes
Richard D. Palmer, PE, MBA, better known as Doc Palmer, author of the Maintenance Planning and Scheduling Handbook, joins People and Processes Inc. as a partner to expand his participation in educating, leading and consulting with companies on the practical implementation of successful Maintenance Planning and Scheduling (MPS) programs.
Doc will take the lead on Maintenance Planning and Scheduling (MPS) courses delivered by People and Processes and will continue to apply his expertise working with companies around the world to optimize their MPS initiatives and programs. Doc has more than 23 years of industrial experience with 17 of those years directly in a maintenance role. He also has a master's degree in business from the University of North Florida and a degree in engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology. In addition, he holds a professional engineering license in the State of Florida. He is also a Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional.
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