The Difference Between Centralized and Decentralized Maintenance

In some respects, there is no sure-fire maintenance solution that is going to work in every situation. Decentralized and centralized maintenance strategies are valuable pieces of the maintenance toolkit.   Looking Closer at Maintenance Strategies   There are...

6 Ways To Help Eliminate Unscheduled Downtime

Unscheduled downtime is a serious problem for many large organizations; it can lead to reduced uptime, reduced productivity, and reduced profits. But how should a company go about preventing asset failures and unplanned downtime? Here are a few of the top tips.  ...

Using CMMS for Facilities and Hospitality Management

Hospitality and facilities managers have to keep close track of assets, redundant parts, and other necessary supplies. Computerized maintenance management systems (CMMS) have become a commonplace tool in hotels and office buildings because they can coordinate complex...

CMMS in Oil and Gas Industry

Within the oil and gas industry, upholding equipment performance and keeping track of vital assets is a constant battle. In using the Computerized Maintenance Management Software (CMMS) The Asset Guardian (TAG), though, drilling and exploration companies as well as...

The Connection Between CMMS and the Augmented Reality

Although the Augmented Reality (AR) is frequently associated with smart home electronics and entertainment devices, computerized maintenance management systems (CMMS) are also a beneficiary of AR. At a steel mill in Kazakhstan, maintenance workers are able to...