Training & Development
How Manufacturers Can Control Their Facility MRO Costs
Your company is either managing its MRO or being pulled into a miscellaneous random and out-of-control chaos – another type of MRO.
5 Factors in the Transition to Predictive Maintenance
Predictive maintenance remains a mythical concept for many, but pressure to optimize efficiency means manufacturers can't afford to delay the transformation.
Sep 24th, 2020
Pivoting Away from Reactive Maintenance
Advances in technology are making the transition from reactive to predictive maintenance strategies easier to attain.
Jan 23rd, 2020
The Science Behind Frozen Wind Turbines
Mar 5th, 2021
Ohio Food Plant Fined $137K After Partial Arm Amputation
Mar 4th, 2021
U.S. Infrastructure Gets C- Grade
Mar 3rd, 2021
Southern Winter Cold Wreaks Havoc on Aging Waterworks
Feb 25th, 2021
3M launches New Program for Reopening Facilities
The four-part Clean & Protect Certified Badge Program promotes "cleanliness, confidence and compliance allowing facilities to reopen and stay open."
Feb 19th, 2021
Regal Beloit to Acquire Rexnord's Process & Motion Control Unit in $3.7B Deal
Done through a Rexnord divestment and then Reverse Morris Trust transaction, it will result in forming a new major power transmission supply entity.
Feb 16th, 2021
Spacewalkers Complete 4 Years of Power Upgrades
A robot arm replaced the last pair of old batteries with a single, better-quality one.
Feb 1st, 2021
FLIR Systems Acquired in $8B Deal
The companies’ products are considered "uniquely complementary with minimal overlap."
Jan 5th, 2021
GM Recalls 840K Vehicles for Seat Belt, Suspension Problems
The company says it doesn’t know of any crashes or injuries.
Dec 23rd, 2020
Timken Acquires Illinois' Aurora Bearing Co.
Based in a Chicago suburb, Aurora has projected 2020 total sales of about $30 million.
Dec 1st, 2020
Boeing Max Jet Cleared to Fly
Regulators around the world grounded the Max in March 2019.
Nov 18th, 2020
Reuniting: Home Depot Buying HD Supply in $8B Deal
The retailer originally divested HD Supply in 2007.
Nov 16th, 2020
Welcome to the Evolution: Maintenance 4.0 and the Advent of APM
Implementing Maintenance 4.0 can seem complex and daunting, but it doesn't have to be.
Oct 29th, 2020
NTSB: Tow Vessel Sank Due to Deteriorated Fittings, Pin Loss
No injuries were reported, but it was a $437,227 loss.
Oct 9th, 2020
Grainger Helps Cubs Through Safe, Successful MLB Season
As the Chicago Cubs' official MRO distributor and services partner, Grainger helped to quickly reconfigure and maintain Wrigley Field for the shortened season.
Sep 28th, 2020
Maintenance as a Post-Crisis Advantage
Proactive facilities used the time where manufacturing needs weren’t quite as high to ready themselves for the return to normal.
Sep 4th, 2020