April 2012 Issue
Manage MRO inventory by measuring significance of equipment failure.
In this installment of What Works, PNM automates its maintenance contractor management process.
Vibration analysis and condition monitoring are part of a bigger picture.
Avoid permanent injury, freeze damage and corrosion.
Beware of interference when control and power circuits reside in one cabinet.
In this installment of What Works, lift trucks and conveyors combine forces to quadruple production in a LEED Gold-certified facility.
David Berger says real-time asset locating and tracking systems can help to ensure resources are available.
Joel Leonard says Ohio is tackling the Maintenance Crisis with proactive training that meets companies' needs.
Peter Garforth says defective traditional decisions can tether a plant to higher energy costs.
Mike Bacidore says data integration improves business decisions.
Tom Moriarty says trust and collaboration trump finger-pointing.
Sheila Kennedy says industrial networks transform data into actionable information.
Reduce wasted inefficiencies at the end of the line.
Plant Services and ARC Advisory Group conduct joint survey to plot advancements in asset management software.