Machine Learning, the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and Digital Twins. Without a doubt, it’s an exciting to witness the evolution and to envision the potential future state of manufacturing and maintenance. The reality however is nearly every post conveniently leaves out the requirements one must have in place to make the advancements work for you.
- Chris Pepin
- Progressive Reliability
I spoke to a group of maintenance professionals last week in the Caribbean (virtually), and the topic of succession came up. The group consisted of men and women at various points in their careers, but there was a strong contingent of senior leaders and a few newbies.
- Joel Levitt
The Leadership Connection Host, Doug Plucknette, interviews reliability leader Randy Reid in Episode 6 of this series. Randy specializes in maintenance organization, training and reliability. He believes in doing the job the right way the first time and equipping maintenance with the knowledge to understand the equipment or processes as a Maintenance Manager/Reliability Engineer at Honda Manufacturing of Alabama.
- Doug Plucknette
- RELIABILITY CONNECT
Are you considering the implementation of Planning and Scheduling in your Maintenance group? Maybe you have already started the process and chosen the Planners to take you forward in your Continuous Improvement Process..
- Mark Jolley
- Marshall Institute
Machine learning is a tool that allows systems the ability to learn and improve automatically based upon experience. Machine learning does not need specific programming to carry out an activity. Machine learning is the development of computer programs that can access data, and through a series of algorithms use the data to learn for itself what action should be taken based on that data.
- Michael Howard, DSc
This case study investigates Duke Energy’s quest to replace its monthly, manual data collection practices with daily, remote data collection and monitoring.
- Alex West
- IHS Markit
With an impending skills gap among technical workers, proactive maintenance plans must also be safe, efficient and easier to implement …
- Martin Robinson
- IRISS Inc.