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  • Compressors: Retrofit For Profit

    Upgrading a centrifugal compressor can yield benefits beyond operating efficiency.

    Glenn Schultz for Plant Services
    09/01/2009
  • Empower The People

    Wireless condition monitoring cuts the cord on productivity.

    Paul Studebaker, CMRP, Plant Services Editor in Chief
    07/21/2009
  • CMMS: Step By Step

    David Berger, P.Eng., Plant Services contributing editor, explains how to get more from your CMMS through process mapping.

    David Berger, P.Eng., Plant Services contributing editor
    07/20/2009
  • Pump Purchasing 201

    Not-so-common tips you should know before making a pump decision.

    Craig Redmond, P.E.
    07/03/2009
  • The Good and Bad of OEE

    David Berger, P.Eng., contributing editor, says overall equipment effectiveness is a powerful, meaningful metric if you're aware of what it excludes.

    David Berger, P.Eng., Contributing Editor to Plant Services
    04/06/2009
  • Adroitly Manage Alarms

    Six underutilized techniques can provide significant benefits

    Peter Andow, Honeywell Process Solutions
    04/01/2009
  • Keep Bundle Blunders at Bay

    Combining air coolers can provide savings but also pose problems.

    Andrew Sloley, Contributing Editor
    03/16/2009
  • Keep Maintenance Up in a Down Economy

    Contributing Editor David Berger, P.Eng., says these techniques can help you avoid getting hurt by a sharp budget cut.

    David Berger, P.Eng., Contributing Editor, for Plant Services
    03/12/2009
  • Inside, Outside

    Contracting strategies for a new economy.

    Bob Sperber, editor at large, Plant Services
    02/10/2009
  • Look Beyond Orifice Plates

    Consider other types of elements for differential pressure measurement.

    By Greg Livelli and Steve Pagano, ABB Instrumentation
    12/29/2008
  • Ensure Good Coverage

    Follow these strategies for maintaining coatings of exposed equipment.

    By Thomas W. Burker
    12/21/2008
  • Lean on Reliability

    Reliability excellence is the foundation of Lean manufacturing.

    Darrin Wikoff, CMRP
    11/26/2008
  • Change Management

    In Part 2 of this article, David Berger, P.Eng., contributing editor, reminds you not to forget the human factor when designing a CMMS implementation process.

    David Berger, P.Eng., contributing editor
    10/29/2008
  • Predicting Motor Failure

    Power signatures reveal potential problems with performance and reliability.

    Sheila Kennedy, contributing editor
    08/25/2008
  • Build reliability in during design

    Instrumentation that promises to improve reliability may not always be what they seem. You have to consider whether a site can properly maintain sophisticated instruments.

    Dirk Willard
    12/19/2007
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