This article kicks off a year-long discussion on certification of lube pros, the means by which you can achieve it and what’s in it for you when you do.
The Reliability Files The latest edition of The Reliability Files features products from Littelfuse and Inpro/Seal. Efficient Gadgets Featuring a gadget from Big Ass Fans. Technology Showcase Of the many items maintenance professionals use in their work, those handled most often are likely in the category of MRO: maintenance repair and overhaul. Capacity […]
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It’s a done deal. A new year is upon us and so are new energy rules. Or had you forgotten? It’s nothing to be embarrassed about. If you’re like me, you’re finding it harder and harder to keep up-to-date on everything you need to know.
“Our maintenance workforce is growing older, and the pool of qualified applicants for maintenance positions is growing smaller. Where do we find our replacement technicians? How do we prepare them for these jobs?”
In 2000, Hollywood released a powerful movie based on Sebastian Junger’s book The Perfect Storm. It chronicled the true story of the loss of the Andrea Gail fishing boat and its entire crew in 1991, during an unusual extratropical storm known as the “Halloween Nor’easter,” or “The Perfect Storm.”
You may have read about the recent release of Mark Twain’s autobiography—100 years after his death. News of this much-anticipated event reminded me of one of my favorite Twain quotes: “The reports of my death are greatly exaggerated.”