Bentley Systems, Inc., and the Aladon Network have announced that Marius Basson, a long-time Reliability-Centered Maintenance (RCM2) practitioner and Aladon Network member, has acquired the Aladon business from Bentley. Bentley Systems will remain a member of the network and continue to be its priority technology partner.
The Aladon Network, which became part of Bentley through the company’s acquisition of Ivara in 2012, is a global community of reliability professionals whose members are certified as “practitioners” and “facilitators” in the delivery of RCM2, Maintenance Task Analysis (MTA2) and Asset Prioritization (AP).
Basson was previously Vice President of Asset Management, at CH2M HILL, and had also served as Director of Reliability at PricewaterhouseCoopers. A mechanical engineer who has worked in the field of reliability and maintenance management for more than 20 years, he has successfully implemented RCM2 in a wide range of industry sectors, including mining transport; water, gas and electric utilities; fabrication; manufacturing; and petrochemicals.