Asset Performance Optimization News & Events – July 2017 Edition

Four essentials for determining true asset criticality

Don’t score asset criticality just yet. Make sure these four things are in order first.

Measuring criticality has given asset-intensive businesses greater control over what to repair and when. But this pillar of predictive maintenance requires careful attention to a few fundamental laws that determine its efficacy. Failure to meet them will topple any PdM-powered enterprise asset management program, collapsing under the weight of malfunctioning equipment and the pieces of shattered productivity goals.

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Expect delays: What threatens mass transit asset reliability in 2017?

Three ubiquitous national trends have pushed asset management in mass transit to the brink in 2017.

Although the state of asset reliability in the transportation sector varies from state to state and authority to authority, three ubiquitous national trends have pushed asset management to the brink in 2017.

  • Stagnating ridership
  • Longer hours
  • Environmental uncertainty

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Held back: Higher education struggles without predictive maintenance for facilities management

Predictive maintenance can give colleges and universities the boost they need to tackle their facilities management concerns.

Another school year came to a close, another summer of facilities management teams tending to deferred maintenance projects. According to a 2016 report from Sightlines, maintenance backlogs at private nonprofit colleges and public universities in the U.S. grew by 17 percent and 22 percent respectively between 2007 and 2015.

Not to pile yet another project onto the heap, but upgrading to a predictive maintenance program requires little capital and offers significant cost savings potential for school years to come. Why does predictive maintenance make so much sense for academia and its widespread maintenance backlog issues?

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Industry Events

Maximo World
August 1 – 3, 2017
Orlando, Florida

GenesisSolutions will be attending to provide support and guidance for some of our new Maximo customers in attendance. Please note: we are not an exhibitor or sponsor of the event.

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Society for Maintenance and Reliability Professionals (SMRP)
October 16 – 19, 2017
Kansas City, Missouri

GenesisSolutions will be attending and exhibiting for the 8th consecutive year. We will have practitioners from our staff in attendance available to discuss our EAM value proposition and solutions.

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Maximo Utility Working Group (MUWG)
October 31 – November 1, 2017
Nashville, Tennessee
Hosted by Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA)

GenesisSolutions will be attending, exhibiting, and sponsoring the Fall 2017 MUWG Workshop. Our staff will be available to discuss EAM System and Process solutions and services for Utility clients.

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International Maintenance Conference (IMC)
December 11 – 15, 2017
Bonita Springs, Florida

Saving the best for last – the last big event of 2017 – The Intersection of Reliability and Asset Management. GenesisSolutions will be celebrating our 5th consecutive year of participation at this large and dynamic event. If you haven’t experienced IMC as a maintenance and reliability professional, you are missing out on a truly dynamic showcase for industry and reliability experts from around the globe.

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LinkedIn Industry Showcase Pages

Looking for industry-specific EAM articles and white papers?

We received feedback from readers that industry-specific content would be helpful. To assist with this goal, we have created the following LinkedIn Showcase Pages for our readers to access industry-specific content. These pages are updated weekly and if you follow the group, you will be notified of any content additions automatically.

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