October 2008 Issue
In Part 2 of this article, David Berger, P.Eng., contributing editor, reminds you not to forget the human factor when designing a CMMS implementation process.
Contributing Editor Joel Leonard says cooperation with community colleges could help crack the crisis.
Energy Expert Peter Garforth says the fate of our industries and society depends on our priorities.
Contributing Editor Sheila Kennedy reports that construction changes are improving energy efficiency, reliability and process control, and for good reason.
In this edition of "In the Trenches," Acme has trouble bearing the ups and downs of state regulations. Remember, only the names are changed to protect the innocent.
Russ Kratowicz, P.E., CMRP, executive editor, offers these Web resources to add to your thermography and vibration-analysis toolbox.
Plants trade compressor hardware for 100% reliable air supply.
Coating company replaces RTOs at no net cost
Iron aggregate toughens floor topping.
Editor in Chief Paul Studebaker, CMRP, says it's time to get militant about sustainability.
Smart instruments extend predictive maintenance beyond the controls.
Achieve energy efficiency, reliability and profitability by properly selecting and operating pumps
Baldors Ozark Plant is a model for American manufacturing. Read on to find out how they achieved their success.
Managing Editor Lisa Towers says readers find happiness in making things work.
Coating company replaces RTOs at no net cost.