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5 Steps to Developing Critical Asset Strategy with ISO 55000 

5 Steps to Developing Critical Asset Strategy with ISO 55000 

At the Mainstream Conference in 2017, Andrew Schweitzer, Cold Reduction Maintenance Strategist from BlueScope, spoke about how the company broke down the requirements of ISO 55000 to identify and develop a strategy for managing their critical equipment. Here are some of the takeaways from their journey to critical asset management strategy with ISO 55000.   Note: You can also listen to the full audio of this presentation, linked with slides here.   What Drove the Need for Implementing The ISO 55000 Standard at Bluescope?  BlueScope is a large steel solutions, manufacturing and distribution company employing ....

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Which Maintenance Scorecard Is Best: Simple, Pyramid or Full Audit?

Which Maintenance Scorecard Is Best: Simple, Pyramid or Full Audit?

Scorecards offer an easy way to track and evaluate maintenance effectiveness. They give a quick picture of your capability help you effectively target areas for improvement. They are also an important tool to help justify obtaining additional resources for your mission to achieve continuous improvement. But not all scorecards are the same. There are many different kinds of scorecards, each with different levels of detail included. So which scorecard should you use for your organisation? I’m going to compare three ....

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The Hottest Topics In Australian Asset Management Right Now

The Hottest Topics In Australian Asset Management Right Now

For 22 years, The Eventful Group has been conducting intense research with the Australian Asset Management community to hear about the challenges faced and opportunities perceived by this group. The outcomes of over 100 interviews with industry leaders in asset strategy, asset reliability and maintenance management all over the country and across industries are aggregated into one comprehensive report. This report then forms the basis upon which the agenda for the Asset Management Innovation Fest is built. The conference is ....

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How to Tailor your Asset Management Metrics for Different Audiences

How to Tailor your Asset Management Metrics for Different Audiences

One you’ve come up with the best measurement, chosen a score card, and started measuring your efforts, it’s time to report on it. But it depends on who the report is targeting as to what you should show and how you should present it. Whether you’re presenting metrics to your maintenance team, customers or management, there are different ways of effectively getting your message across. Here are my top tips for effectively presenting your metrics to different audiences in your ....

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On-Demand Recording: How to Move the Right Reliability and Asset Management Levers to Enhance Shareholder Value

On-Demand Recording: How to Move the Right Reliability and Asset Management Levers to Enhance Shareholder Value

Corporate senior executives have traditionally seen reliability and asset management levers as uninteresting and technical activities.  However, forward thinking organisations are learning that when these levers are moved, they can significantly enhance and sustain the shareholder value of the enterprise. Bob DiStefano is credited with being one of the earliest leaders to recognise and emphasise the links between corporate business performance and asset management. In his fascinating keynote at the Mainstream Conference in 2017, Bob dissected a company’s financial statements ....

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