The Industrial Internet of Things is meant to be a good thing. Capturing large swaths of data and sifting through them to obtain real insights into machinery performance and other key metrics. There are two issues at hand in terms of maintenance: the amount of data to be processed and the ability to analyze it […]

Pumps, turbines and other industrial machinery are usually encased in housings made from an aluminum or steel. This helps reduce the impact of abrasion, harsh chemical solvents and water or dust contamination. Trying to analyze whether or not there are issues with the components inside rarely makes sense to do visibly precisely because disassembly is […]

Each day our economy struggles, it makes it much less likely that corporations will rehire the people they let go during the crisis.  In many or most cases the first personnel released by corporations are the maintenance workers.  So fewer workers are charged with maintaining the same amount of equipment.  Unfortunately in most circumstances the […]