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Improving Reliability through Predictive Maintenance

Posted in Asset Management, Event, Reliability on Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015. One comment so far
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For process manufacturers and producers, reliability directly impacts safety, performance, and efficiency. As technologies continue to advance, predictive maintenance methods couple with improved work processes help to improve the reliability of process operations. This Thursday, September 24 at 2pm EDT, Plant Services Editor in Chief Thomas Wilk hosts a webinar on Predictive Maintenance. The webinar […]

Avoiding Rotating Machinery Downtime with PeakVue Diagnostics

Posted in Asset Management, Reliability on Tuesday, August 25th, 2015. One comment so far
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We all appreciate the diagnostics in our cars that provide early warning to get a problem fixed before a breakdown occurs. We’ve chronicled how rotating machinery diagnostics, such as PeakVue Analysis diagnostics, can provide early warning to avoid unplanned shutdowns. Emerson’s Jacob Swafford shared several PeakVue examples with me. A North American cogeneration power company […]

Improving Reliability via Remote Vibration Analysis Expertise

Posted in Asset Management, Services, Consulting & Training on Thursday, April 2nd, 2015. One comment so far
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If you look through the annual reports of major process manufacturers and producers you don’t have to look very hard to find the word “reliability”. For example, on page 3 of the 2014 ExxonMobil annual report, Chairman and CEO Rex W. Tillerson wrote: Operational Excellence Ensuring the safety and reliability of our operations is fundamental […]