Everyday RCM

Joys of Reliability - Egypt, Episode 1

Joys of Reliability – Egypt, Episode 1

One of the greatest joys of my life is to present at the IMRCE Conference in Cairo, Egypt 🌞. I visited so many incredible places in Egypt where I found many Reliability inspirations that I captured on video! Here is Episode 1, and it is just the beginning.

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Do RCM on all Equipment

Should you do Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) on ALL equipment?

Whether or not you do RCM on all your equipment is a big misconception of the process. Here’s how you decide.

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How to get buy-in for RCM

How to get buy in for Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM)

If you are struggling to get buy in for Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM), here’s a technique you can use to get the support you need from management and other people. It’s a simple negation technique.

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Reliability Common Sense RCM_2

Does this make Reliability Common Sense…?

Common sense is not always “common.” That goes for Reliability, too. Yesterday, I was inspired at the airport with three “Reliability Moments.”

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African Queen why do RCM

Why do Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM)?

RCM can help you manage equipment performance degradation. Here’s how…

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Is it human error

Was it really Human Error…?

Disasters happen every day in our world for causes that could have easily been avoided. As Responsible Custodians, here’s what we can do about it.

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Consider Plausible Failure Modes for your Operating Environment

Consider Plausible Failure Modes for Your Operating Environment

As Responsible Custodians, it’s our job to consider all plausible Failure Modes for our Operating Environment. What happens if you don’t?

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Successful RCM Implementation

Episode 5 – Reliability “Edutainment” – My Sister’s Birthday

Doing an RCM Analysis is only half the battle for successful RCM implementation. Here’s what you can do to get the results you want…and thereby get the Reliability you need!

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MTBF vs Useful Life Nancy Regan

Episode 4 – Reliability “Edutainment” – My Sister’s Birthday

There’s a big difference between MTBF and Useful Life. The two values are often misapplied when assigning Preventive Maintenance task intervals.

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Proactive Maintenance Strategies

Episode 3 – Reliability “Edutainment” – My Sister’s Birthday

When it comes to our machines, we can do Condition-Based Maintenance, Preventive Maintenance, or other actions such as No Scheduled Maintenance or equipment redesigns. Here’s how to choose.

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