Healthy Machines: Filling the Gaps in Preventive Maintenance with Predictive Strategies

predictive maintenance / preventative maintenance / reliability / maintenance costs

--Read Time: 3.5 min-- When is the last time you went to the doctor? If you’re like the majority of people, the answer is likely “the last time I was sick.” It’s been a recommendation for decades, though, that we see a doctor annually, regardless of if…

Predictive vs Preventive Maintenance: Equipping Your Technicians with Tools for Success

predictive maintenance / preventative maintenance / reactive maintenance / Service Companies / Service Technicians / Mechanical Services / mechanical diagnostics / PdM

--Read Time: 2.5 min-- Mechanical service technicians know machines like the back of their hand. They can inspect a machine and quickly understand what is going on under the hood - is it functioning normally? Is something misaligned or beginning to cavitate? Technicians can typically recall each detail about…

10 Myths Surrounding Predictive Maintenance

predictive maintenance / preventative maintenance / HVAC / IoT / reactive maintenance

--Read time: 5 min-- When managing the maintenance practices for a facility it’s important to understand the different approaches and the benefits of each. At the core, maintenance styles can be classified into a few different categories. Some of the most common approaches include reactive maintenance and preventative maintenance.…

Saving Energy and Minimizing Costs with Predictive Maintenance

predictive maintenance / preventative maintenance / energy efficiency / energy consumption

--Read time: 3 min-- Many industries today appreciate the value that predictive maintenance brings to the table, yet only 12 percent of commercial facilities are currently using these techniques. Why? Facility Managers cite a lack of internal resources as well as ongoing costs involved in monitoring the health of their…