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2001/December
Author:Robert C. Baldwin, CMRP, Editor
Robert C. Baldwin, CMRP, Editor "Plant floor to the top floor" and similar slogans are being used by analysts, pundits, and the larger players in the automation and control system arena to push investment in enterprise information systems...
Saturday, 01 December 2001 | 1536 hits | Print | PDF |  E-mail | Read more
2001/December
Author:Robert C. Baldwin, CMRP, Editor
Information protocol standards developed by MIMOSA offer a path for networking islands of maintenance and reliability information for equipment asset management and optimization. Progressive plant executives, maintenance managers, and work...
Saturday, 01 December 2001 | 1919 hits | Print | PDF |  E-mail | Read more
2001/January
Author:Robert M. Williamson, Strategic Work Systems, Inc.
Robert M. Williamson, Strategic Work Systems, Inc. Modern business has organized itself into a very noncompetitive position. In most manufacturing plants and facilities, there are numerous "departments" with their own...
Monday, 01 January 2001 | 1813 hits | Print | PDF |  E-mail | Read more
2001/April
Author:Robert M. Williamson, Strategic Work Systems, Inc.
Robert M. Williamson, Strategic Work Systems, Inc. It was on the afternoon shift that an overloaded maintenance mechanic took time to "think" about what he was really doing for the company, to use some of the...
Sunday, 01 April 2001 | 1421 hits | Print | PDF |  E-mail | Read more
2001/July
Author:Robert M. Williamson, Strategic Work Systems, Inc.
Robert M. Williamson, Strategic Work Systems, Inc. Here is an example. Plant No. 1 has worked for more than two years to implement Total Productive Maintenance (TPM). They have yet to see any real measurable, sustainable results from...
Sunday, 01 July 2001 | 1646 hits | Print | PDF |  E-mail | Read more
2001/November
Author:Robert M. Williamson, Strategic Work Systems, Inc.
Robert M. Williamson, Strategic Work Systems, Inc. If I've heard it once I've heard it a thousand times: "I'm getting confused" with all the talk about Lean Manufacturing, Lean Enterprise, Six Sigma, equipment reliability, Total Productive...
Thursday, 01 November 2001 | 1390 hits | Print | PDF |  E-mail | Read more
2001/September
Author:Ron Moore, The RM Group, Inc.
Basics of total productive maintenance used to help get troublesome packaging line ready for new product rollout. A company which we will call Omega Foods (not its real name) was expanding its business rapidly, and had announced plans for a...
Saturday, 01 September 2001 | 1680 hits | Print | PDF |  E-mail | Read more
2001/June
Author:Sandy Sanor, HSB Thermography Services
With a large data set, documented losses to production and equipment repair costs can be summarized and industry averages for cost/benefit analysis can be derived, creating a baseline for estimating future losses or savings. How often have we...
Tuesday, 01 May 2001 | 2453 hits | Print | PDF |  E-mail | Read more
2001/February
Author:Stanley (Stan) T. Grabill, Sigma Breakthrough Technologies, Inc.
In case you haven't noticed, the Six Sigma quality revolution is gaining greater acceptance as the long-term strategy to sustainable productivity. Simply stated, Six Sigma focuses on reducing variation in our business' ...
Thursday, 01 February 2001 | 2034 hits | Print | PDF |  E-mail | Read more
2001/May
Author:Stanley (Stan) T. Grabill, Sigma Breakthrough Technologies, Inc.
Most of us in the reliability and maintenance business have either practiced or referred to the discipline of root cause failure analysis. We gather data, evidence, ask why, and use "tools" such as fault trees to understand ...
Tuesday, 01 May 2001 | 3036 hits | Print | PDF |  E-mail | Read more

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