Standardizing EAM Across the Organization

In a multi-plant environment, getting everyone across the sites working together and managing their assets in similar ways can be challenging. Geographical separation, lack of documentation, limited corporate assistance, no standards, etc.. encourages everyone to do their own thing. To go your own way. That is a great song by Fleetwood Mac but it does … Read more Standardizing EAM Across the Organization

Content: The Missing Piece of the Asset Information Pipeline

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The Information Challenge Good information is the holy grail of asset management. We’re all looking for complete, accurate, and up-to-date information to make informed business decisions that will improve asset performance, reduce risk, and lower costs. In this quest, many asset-intensive organizations have invested heavily in asset information systems over the last twenty years. Yet, … Read more Content: The Missing Piece of the Asset Information Pipeline

ISO 55000, IIoT, and EAM: Solving the Asset Management Puzzle

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Harnessing the potential of physical assets After human assets, physical assets are a company’s most important resource. They have a huge impact on service delivery, business objectives, and the bottom line. Manage them poorly and the whole business suffers. Manage them well and they become a cornerstone of value creation. Yet many organizations take their … Read more ISO 55000, IIoT, and EAM: Solving the Asset Management Puzzle

Systematizing Your Asset Management Operation

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In the movie Deliverance, Burt Reynolds’s character says “Sometimes you have to lose yourself before you can find anything.” That statement is never more true than in discussions about asset management. When you’re focused on what you already know, it’s easy to miss a better way of doing things. When it comes to asset management, … Read more Systematizing Your Asset Management Operation

Asset Management Systems & Asset Technology Systems – Best Friends

Introduction Asset intensive organizations, organizations that rely on their physical assets for success, require two types of systems in order to optimize enterprise asset management (EAM). Asset Management Systems (AMS) and Asset Technology Systems (ATS). AMS make you effective, while ATS make you efficient. Effective and efficient asset management is what we’re all after, right? … Read more Asset Management Systems & Asset Technology Systems – Best Friends