Successful maintenance organizations track a number of KPIs. This article continues a discussion of some of the best ones to use.
Audience: Indirect – Reliability Engineers, All maintenance personnel interested in understanding and reporting on equipment failure Maintenance Classification: Practical Author: Daniel T. Daley Publisher: Industrial Press Internet: www.industrialpress.com ISBN Number: 978-0-8311-3356-6 Price: $21.95 Year: 2008 Index: Yes Bibliography: No, but includes a reference section
Adding “Eyeballs” To HMI/SCADA Systems Longwatch has added new features and functions to its Video System Version 5.0 to make it easier for users to integrate cameras in local and remote areas, combine video data with a wide variety of plant information and enable operators to access video data from HMI terminals, cellphones or on […]
It’s Easy Being Green Is it a good idea to go green with your facility during a recession? The decision-makers behind two of America’s skyscrapers think so.
Symptom: “Dear Dr. Lube: In one of your previous articles, you stated that about 70% of mechanical failures are directly, or indirectly, attributable to poor or ineffective lubrication practices. Can you explain the basis of this statement?”
Bad news travels fast. Case in point: There isn’t a worker alive who doesn’t know we’re currently mired in the most difficult economic downturn since the Great Depression. But, like any story, there are two sides.
One of our missions at SKF is to equip our customers worldwide with the technologies, products and services that can help them weather the current economic downturn and build toward a more competitive and healthier future. A key driver behind this mission is the quest for sustainability, with an emphasis on ways to increase energy […]
Sustainability is good business practice, and what we see in customers across all industries is that it makes even better business sense, driving long-term competitive advantage. There are two aspects of sustainability emerging as market forces in the manufacturing space, driven by innovative automation solutions. The first is meeting the immediate cost-savings needs our customers […]